Vice President at Atkins
There are many potential private-partner benefits related to green infrastructure, community sustainability and resilience - for example higher property values, decreased chance of environmental litigation, lower flood insurance rates, and ...
Larger metro areas experience some of the highest income inequality, and since the Great Recession, it’s only gotten worse. On Thursday, fast-food workers in 100 cities protested for higher wages.
Senior Web Editor at Governing.com
Our state and local governments vary greatly in their capacity to address urgent public needs. Shouldn't we be talking about this issue?
Grants Audit Coordinator at Dallas County
A really thought-provoking article and one that should hopefully spur much-needed action as it will no doubt cause more debate on this issue.
Public schools — the craziest government program of all dallasnews.com
Forget the rhetoric about free and equal education; there is no “social justice” in our system, writes Heather Wilhelm.
City Clerk & Clerk of Council - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Los Angeles Leads the Way in Police Auditing governing.com
After a police scandal involving illegal and unethical behavior, Los Angeles started the nation’s first school designed to train people to audit cops.
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