Also in our State and Local Daily Digest: Two tough options for NYC subway closure; Seattle’s female council members face misogynistic attacks on arena vote; and Idaho’s public land sales.
As the What Works Cities program, funded by the Bloomberg Philanthropies, celebrates its first year, municipal leaders and experts are looking at ways to make the results of their data efforts “so essential that nobody can take it away.”
A new analysis shows not just which jobs make the most money, but where that money goes the furthest.
They include hiring by prioritizing values and improving office environments.
Scientists want to know what the animals are eating while surrounded by lots of concrete, cars, and people.
Across the U.S., groups are working to fend off invasive species by helping local ones take root.
The State of Ohio Computing Center consolidates 26 agencies on one floor.
In a letter to Gov. Pat McCrory, the Department of Justice said HB2, the controversial law on transgender bathrooms, runs afoul of the landmark legislation and demanded the state not enforce it.
A panel of experts talked procurement reform at NASCIO’s midyear conference in Baltimore.
Also in our State and Local Daily Digest: Wichita’s vulnerable sewage pipe; Maine city’s solar plant plan; and L.A. County’s parks tax proposal.
“We have people that are losing limbs, losing fingers, dying,” says the chairman of the New York City Council’s Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste.