New Orleans is building a state-of-the-art, billion-dollar terminal. But is it planning for a future doomed by climate change?
After storms, rural water workers from other states help restore service. Following Hurricane Michael, many were awaiting word that they could access damaged areas.
Participants in the Startup in Residence program are seeking solutions for about 80 “civic challenges.”
Apps are helping state employees do their jobs, cutting down on the old "paperwork nightmare."
Observations of a climate change tourist along Baltimore’s low-lying waterfront.
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More cities are expected to jump on the effort to overturn the ruling.
States and local governments are turning against traffic cameras.
Proponents said the order will insure that delivery of faster wireless service occurs in more areas more quickly, but a key opponent called it “extraordinary federal overreach.”
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STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Michigan mayor wants state of emergency for traffic … Bay Area workers living in RVs get designated parking … and a Texas mayor kills alligator with one shot.
Getting a grasp on deferred maintenance has proven to be difficult.
During Hurricane Florence, as in past storms, solar-power installations fared well.
The grants are focused on the effect outages could have on critical infrastructure.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Cryptocurrency mining policy in Missoula … ongoing health worries in Minneapolis homeless camp … and too-tall trucks vs. Michigan’s low-clearance bridges.
Despite their vulnerability to both climate change and hurricanes, North and South Carolina have put in place a series of policies and laws that favor coastal developers and property owners.
Virgin Hyperloop One fancies itself a railroad, but the question is far from decided as the company nears the end of feasibility studies in several cities and states.
“Please yield to pedestrians when riding on sidewalks," Lyft instructs Denver scooter users.
Checking out some of Pittsburgh’s landslide-damaged roads.
COMMENTARY | County officials say that "payments in lieu of taxes" are necessary for providing key services, including fighting wildfires.
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