Local and state government contract announcements
- Written by American City & County Administrator
- 1st June 2005
Breaking barriers in local government tech innovationWork from home. Digital services. Remote access. Until recently, these weren’t terms commonly associated with local government. But then everything changed, and quickly. The coronavirus pandemic shut down public buildings and offices, and everyone, including government workers and citizens, were forced to adapt and embrace new ways of working. The shift wasn’t always easy. But it […]
How virtual reality simulators are changing law enforcement trainingThere’s a pressing need for improvements in effective police training. Officers need to hone their skills for managing crisis situations and de-escalating dangerous encounters. Repeatable and accurate training is required to build their resiliency to stress and encourage them to make the right decision based on proven methodologies. But training doesn’t equal improvement – effective […]
Bridging the digital divideThe COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the struggles for families without Internet access. What can be done to narrow the digital divide?
Ohio governor wants to ban local governments from regulating single-use plasticsThe pandemic has brought about a slew of new sanitation initiatives, including the discontinued use of reusable bags at many retail locations. Now that more is known about COVID-19 transmission, stores are once again allowing customers to bring their own bags, and cities are hitting play on their sustainability initiatives once again. Ohio Governor Mike […]