Nearly one-third of workers in St. Paul, Minnesota will be seeing pay increases, eventually.
They just need to move to Tulsa.
Proponents, however, argue changes are needed because localities charge licensing fees at the expense of cable companies’ efforts to expand broadband access.
The “toyery” once made play a part of civic infrastructure. It’s time to bring it back.
2018 NAVIGATOR AWARD WINNER: Shireen Santosham and Team, Mayor’s Office of Technology and Innovation & City Manager’s Office of Civic Innovation & Digital Strategy, City of San José, California
A new breed of accessibility apps can make life easier for people with disabilities. They can also make it harder.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Hawaii rape kit backlog successes … more cases of acute flaccid myelitis confirmed … and crowded commuter trains in Connecticut.
Brent Taylor’s final Facebook post: “I hope everyone back home exercises their right to vote. We have far more as Americans that unites us than divides us."
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Wrong-way driving research … Calif. vaccination rate … an Ohio city’s antiquated lie detector rule … and Peoria’s budget woes.
Each of the cities, part of “a coast-to-coast civic-solutions laboratory,” will receive $1 million in funding.
An increasing number of operating systems are available to municipalities looking to streamline data sharing, but a global network wants them thinking about urban resilience as they do.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | More from Pittsburgh … a ‘document dump’ halts hearings in Maine … and anonymous budget amendments in Wisconsin.
Only Texas also had multiple locations on the list of fastest growing metropolitan areas.
Washington and Oregon voters will decide on measures that would prohibit certain taxes on sugary drinks and grocery businesses.
As Rahm Emanuel prepares to leave City Hall next year, this map helps cement his transportation legacy in the nation’s third-largest city.
The city is discontinuing its anti-arson patrols in favor of community- and kid-friendly Halloween events.
New research offers a dim assessment of some of the most poorly funded state and local public retirement systems.
Virtual perimeters could help improve safety.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Hep A jump in Florida county … calls for “forensic audit” of Philly’s IT infrastructure … and should corrupt lawmakers have names stripped from roads?
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