Name a school — for a price
- Written by American City & County Administrator
- 10th August 2001
The trouble with overtimeInternal audits across government entities are revealing more about employee overtime practices than ever before—both good and bad. The media’s attention to misuse of overtime and its cost to taxpayers is causing governments to take an axe to overtime budgets. But this doesn’t solve the problem. Taking a step back and looking at the overtime […]
Counties report mistakes in recounting votesAs counties in Georgia and North Carolina continue recounting votes from the general election, a few have reported minor errors in their initial counts. However, the discrepancies in both states would not change the outcome of the presidential election. In North Carolina, Washington County officials accidentally double-counted some or all? mail-in ballots, according to the […]
Expediting the reduction of road salt use in AmericaThe use of road salt, the most common deicer used in winter maintenance, causes serious environmental impacts to our water, soil, air and prematurely destroys transportation system infrastructure in states that require winter roadway upkeep. The environment is revealing critical warning symptoms signaling that action must be taken quickly to cease and hopefully reverse the […]
Procurement teams struggle to meet agency pandemic demandsIn Virginia, purchasing operations are carrying a big load.