When relying on mnemonic navigation, using county courthouses as points of reference can be quite useful.
Last year, we launched GovExec State & Local. Now we’ve expanded our team, built a new digital home and are energized even more to connect the ideas and people advancing state, county and municipal government across the United States.
Also: Bankruptcy and the future of energy in Texas and Common Core gets a rare break in Florida.
Native Koyukon Athabaskans have called the peak Denali, meaning "high," for centuries, but critics of the president's decision worry he might change the name of the Ohio River by executive order next.
Councilmember’s plan could give for-hire drivers a path toward collective-bargaining power.
Fewer but more fuel efficient, the 38 low-maintenance vehicles should save the Housing Authority in Delaware’s largest city $25,000 a year on average.
Why can't the Last Frontier—with more than $50 billion in oil money banked—pay its bills?
Also: Stripping a South Carolina name in Minnesota and North Carolina’s ongoing budget ‘purgatory.’
Some are listening to consumer advocates saying insurance companies discriminate against low-income drivers by using credit scores, occupations and education levels — not just their driving records — to set rates.
Accommodating the future in Tidewater Virginia and beyond: “As waters rise, all coastal communities are going to face what we’re facing right now.”
What have states and localities learned about mass disruption emergencies and adapting to risk in the decade since the crisis in New Orleans and the Gulf Coast?