How a New Jersey city is combating flood risks with comprehensive parks planning
The survey, released by the National League of Cities, is based on interviews with 115 mayors from 39 states.
New data from the Census Bureau show how median household income levels stacked up around the U.S. in 2017.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Chicago’s consent decree with Illinois AG … Arkansas governor defends Medicaid work rules … and a Portland flash-bang grenade burn tort claim.
A Louisiana parish will use federal grant money to buy a tire shredder to eliminate mosquito breeding grounds.
That's according to the latest National League of Cities fiscal conditions report.
The strategic plan proposes 82 steps to be completed in a five-year time period.
New research offers a fresh look at tax increment financing.
Checking out some of Pittsburgh’s landslide-damaged roads.
St. Paul, Minnesota’s first black mayor shared his biggest takeaways from the program opener.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Alaska meth seizures increase … Portland mayor sets “cleanest” city goal … and L.A.’s new emergency shelter.
The Martin v. City of Boise ruling offers caution for local governments looking to prosecute homeless people for sleeping on the streets without having adequate shelter resources.
In a place wracked by fires and floods, Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers says that “we’re always educating ourselves on best practices” plus building up fiscal reserves to deal with the next disaster.
The District of Columbia began debuting the newly wrapped trucks in July.
At least 340 towns, cities and counties in 21 states have taken action, compared with about 200 in 14 states in 2016.
The scooter wars are an embodiment of the “ask for forgiveness, rather than permission” mantra.
In Boise, traffic box art has become an important visual element of the downtown streetscape.
A new Moody’s report shows that a combination of reconstruction, continued population growth and federal assistance have helped.
Water usage and costs have decreased between 55 and 57 percent in Roswell, located north of Atlanta.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Kansas City considers workaround for anti-panhandling ordinance … N.J. beach community wants governor to give up official summer house … and N.D.’s IT consolidation.
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