- Written by American City & County Administrator
- 14th January 2008
Lessons from the pandemic: Emergency sourcing of lifesaving equipmentBeing able to conceive and implement new procurement models in times of crisis requires resourcefulness, tenacity and teamwork.
Biden cabinet picks poised to bring municipal experience to national levelIf confirmed by the U.S. Senate, President Joe Biden’s picks for Secretary of Labor and Secretary of Transportation — Boston Mayor Marty Walsh and former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, respectively — will bring municipal leadership-borne experience to the president’s cabinet. Both Walsh and Buttigieg had accomplishments while serving in their mayoral positions that […]
Important Considerations for Courthouse SpacesTwo important considerations when furnishing a courthouse space are universal design and technology. Universal Design Universal Design principles and goals provide a blueprint for the maximum inclusion of all people. The mission is to elevate the human experience in the courthouse by focusing on behavioral, social, physical, and emotional design aspects. This is so important […]
The uncertain future of community composting in New York CityAfter roughly a decade of service in New York City, the last two community composting sites will not have their leases renewed. These sites are situated on land belonging to the city’s Parks Department: the Lower East Side Ecology Center is at Corlears Hook Park in Lower Manhattan, and Big Reuse is located under the […]