The January cover story reveals the results of our third annual survey on the state of IT among local and state governments across the nation.
American City & County January 2016In the January issue, Editor Derek Prall describes how cities and counties are working to manage traffic using big data analytics . Also in this issue, Peter Dye discusses several projects accomplished through innovative financing, and Joseph Kosper, co-founder and CEO of RideScout, explains how transportation systems can be designed with mobility for all residents in mind.
American City & County September 2015In the September issue, Robert Barkin explores the staffing crisis many local governments are facing. Also in this issue, Derek Prall discusses ways cities and counties deal with underutilized golf courses, and Stephanie Toone outlines ways municipalities can protect themselves digitally.
American City & County August 2015In the August issue, American City & County Associate Editor Derek Prall explores the ways police are working to improve community relations. Also in this issue, Associate Editor Stephanie Toone discusses ways cities and counties deal with bankruptcies.
American City & County July 2015In the July issue, American City & County Honors it's 2015 County Leader of the Year, Jonathan Sweet, Grayson County, Va.'s administrator. Also in this issue, Melissa Klein, communications lead of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Center for Corporate Climate Leadership and Green Power Partnership announces this year's city and county winners, and Gregory Cook, a senior project designer with HOK explains how the design of correctional facilities can promote social justice.