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From matters of life and death to the benefits of streamlined workflows and real-time information, governments are seeing benefits from GIS functionalities in their technology systems.
Reacting is what IT managers did in March. Now, they are taking a step back to reassess the planning element with the benefit of recent lessons learned.
Currently, 40% of Americans report they don’t have a REAL ID and 57% of Americans are unaware of the deadline or the possible impact it could have on potential travel plans.
In Castle Rock, Colorado, data-informed policies and a focus on education in place of police tickets reduced citizen crashes.
By the count of a recent GovLoop survey, public service has held up pretty well six months later considering the unscripted, tumultuous changes of COVID-19.
Racism is taking a toll on the physical and emotional health of people of color. Now is the time for governments to set policies and contribute to the solution of improving health outcomes for all people.
What compels an employee to go beyond what is required and provide what’s needed? What moves them to listen and serve with compassion and empathy?
Accessing a website isn’t normally a life-or-death situation. But in November 2018, it was. A massive, destructive wildfire was burning in California, and nearly 300,000 people had to be evacuated.
The director of human resources at a local public health department shared her stories around upskilling employees and pivoting to virtual trainings during COVID-19.