County calms casino-tax spending
- Written by American City & County Administrator
- 8th May 2002
How local governments designate tax-exempt bonds and tax benefits for affordable housingOne of the main reasons the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit enjoys broad support on the political spectrum lies in its formation, allowing individual states to do with their federal allocation the authority to address local needs. State housing agencies decide every year as to their affordable housing priorities and publish their Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP). […]
Resilience matters: The pandemic and procurementProcurement professionals practice resilience and resourcefulness daily. Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) started the search in February for emergency supplies. They sourced and ordered PPE and other emergency supplies without requisitions. A blanket emergency procurement determination was issued, giving buyers carte blanc authority to find and order by phone or email, provided the source was […]
Local government relief: common sense solutions for revenue, technology and funding during COVID-19To better serve their communities and ease the fiscal burden of today’s pandemic, local governments can use the following three stratagies to unlock new revenue channels.
7 cybersecurity priorities for government agencies and political campaignsAs election season ramps up, organizations engaged in the process must strengthen security to prevent chaos and disorder from carrying the day