Georgia Supreme Court upholds division of county’s tax base
The Georgia Supreme Court has upheld a decision that requires Fulton County to split its tax base.
- Written by American City & County Administrator
- 13th June 2006
Chicago to triple its network of contactless payment kiosks throughout the cityThe City of Chicago has announced it will triple its network of secure, contactless payment kiosks. Through its continued partnership with CityBase, this brings the total number of kiosks to 74 at 70 locations throughout the city, including several with 24/7 access. Chicago and CityBase first introduced payment kiosks in 2017, providing residents a method […]
Digital mapping tool gives land managers, policy makers, access to site-specific climate dataThere’s an intrinsic link between America’s most biodiverse forests and those that hold the highest potential for future carbon sequestration—the capture of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. A recently released mapping tool gives cities and counties of all sizes access this climate data, which developers say can help officials identify important regions and focus conservation efforts. “Conserving these […]
The art of the public art installation: Building a vision with communitiesSome of us view public art installations simply as points of interest when we tour unfamiliar neighborhoods. But there’s nothing simple about these installations. For municipalities, they can foster a sense of community and belonging, or they can backfire and become a source of controversy. It’s critical, therefore, that municipalities choose public art with care […]
Digital supply chain challenge to cities and counties—another cyber minefield to navigateAs cities and counties have steadfastly turned to managed service providers for enhanced improvements and security for their networks, a new type of cyberthreat has emerged to greatly undermine trust. The irony here is that many turned to managed service providers who promised greater cyber security and hardened system protections. Perhaps managed services sounded too […]