State & Local

 
  • Secure file transfer: The cornerstone of digital government

    Secure file transfer: The cornerstone of digital government

    With encrypted file transfer, city departments can quickly and efficiently process requests involving sensitive information.

  • Building a template for successful health exchanges

    Building a template for successful health exchanges

    Connecticut proved that state exchanges could work from the get-go. Now it’s taken enrollment mobile.

  • Terrorism info-sharing network gets health check

    Terrorism info-sharing network gets health check

    The state of the nation’s Information Sharing Environment is ‘strong,’ says ISE program manager.

  • How NYC is untangling the tech-hiring knot

    How NYC is untangling the tech-hiring knot

    A fresh look at recruitment, coupled with innovative design, is helping the city speed the hiring of tech talent.

  • The potential of partnerships for improving public transit

    The potential of partnerships for improving public transit

    Panelists at the Code for America Summit discussed how public-private data sharing can help cities build innovative and inclusive transportation services.

  • Code for America Tech Awards

    Code for America awards celebrate “techquity”

    The group’s Technology Award program honored 13 companies, government entities and civic hackers that are building or implementing software for the public sector.

  • smart cities

    Snow sensors, Wi-Fi on Chicago trains, better child abuse tracking and more

    What smart cities are doing these days.

  • New York

    New York's plan for statewide broadband takes shape

    A new request for information details Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s priorities for the New NY Broadband Program.

  • Charlotte readies CRM for customer service boom

    Charlotte readies CRM for customer service boom

    Charlotte, N.C., will roll out Verint Engagement Management software to manage the rise in customer calls and data demands in the growing region.

  • Taking death records digital:  The Iowa experience

    Taking death records digital: The Iowa experience

    The Iowa Vital Event System has transformed that state's approach to documenting deaths, but efforts to improve it continue.

  • Array of things in Chicago

    NSF funds an 'Array of Things' for environmental study in Chicago

    The $3.1 million project will put 500 sensor arrays on street light poles throughout the city.

  • States grapple with public disclosure of police body-camera footage

    States grapple with public disclosure of police body-camera footage

    As police departments equip their officers with body cameras, many are struggling to strike a balance between the public’s right to know and privacy protections.

  • DOJ put dollars behind administration

    DOJ put dollars behind White House push for body cameras

    The Justice Department has awarded more than $23 million to police departments in 32 states in an effort to expand the use of body cameras.

  • New Calif. website details costs, quality of medical procedures

    New Calif. website details costs, quality of medical procedures

    The California Healthcare Compare site provides information on quality for five common conditions or procedures along with cost information — by county for 100 procedures, ranging from treating a broken ankle to cancer chemotherapy.


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