Orlando increases security at water facilities
- Written by American City & County Administrator
- 20th May 2002
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services delivers 5,000 masks to Miami-Dade Waste Management DepartmentThe Miami-Dade County Department of Solid Waste Management (DSWM) recently received a shipment of 5,000 protective masks from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The shipment of the masks had been coordinated by the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), as part of a large nationwide request made on the part […]
Rethinking the humble curbCompetition for curb space is increasing. As more people, more services and more companies compete for curbside access, there needs to be constant thought about how this valuable space is allocated and managed.
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 […]
Protecting program integrity with better dataThe COVID-19 pandemic has caused a dramatic spike in social safety net applications across the country. What started with record unemployment claims is now putting pressure on social service programs like SNAP, and county and state caseworkers are struggling to keep up. The volume of applications coupled with a typically manual process for validating applicant […]