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Many West Coast localities still struggle with certain types of dangerous buildings.
A few clusters of finalists stand out.
January 18, 2018
Projects will address everything from flooding to transportation.
San Francisco and Philadelphia are joining the ranks of global cities with towers that rise above 300 meters, a height that may seem puny across Asia these days.
January 7, 2018
Acting Mayor London Breed: “He was humble and determined no matter what job he held. He was fair and collaborative no matter the heat of the moment. What mattered was helping his fellow San Franciscans.”
The city will consider two public-private municipal fiber alternatives to a high-risk, purely public network.
San Francisco earned top marks, according to a new National Institute for Reproductive Health report. Where does your city rate?
“For every dollar spent, you want to achieve multiple benefits,” according to the chief resilience officer in Boulder, Colorado.
But a design challenge focused on resiliency currently underway hopes to change that.
Not only is the San Francisco Bay Area the nation's richest metropolitan area, household incomes there are also among the fastest growing.
September 14, 2017
The U.S. attorney general may ultimately be forced to craft new regulations, at a time when President Trump wants less.
PHOTOS: Treating raw sewage and stormwater involves a maze of pipes and plenty of data analytics, too.
Across the U.S., the number of young people living alone on the streets appears to be growing. Many communities are stepping up their efforts to help, intervening early with services specifically targeted toward the needs of young people.
By The Pew Charitable Trusts
July 7, 2017
Also in our State and Local Daily Digest: Maryland’s new approach to bail; Louisiana’s struggles with swamp rats; and ditching coin-operated parking meters.
Hyperconverged infrastructure has meant major savings for San Mateo County, California, as it bridges the technology divide between its disconnected and affluent cities.
They make security cameras take your picture and cry for help if somebody is stealing your bike.
June 23, 2017
A city lawmaker has proposed legislation banning autonomous delivery-bots. But the battle over who gets to use the sidewalk may just be getting started.
May 21, 2017
“There’s no funding. And, so, that’s a problem,” U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao told a U.S.Senate Committee on Wednesday.
A new study finds that the eateries most likely to suffer are those that diners already feel lukewarm about.
, The Atlantic
April 26, 2017
Also in our State and Local Daily Digest: Md. city council plan would neuter mayoral powers; hexavalent chromium emissions near L.A.; and Oregon town saved, strained by new data centers.
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