Performance Measurement

Data-Savvy Budget Cuts to Save Jobs in Jackson

Last year, Jackson, Mississippi faced a challenge familiar to many cities: a need to make significant budget cuts while trying to preserve jobs and ma...

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#ThisWeekInData

Stephen Goldsmith in Government Technology offered cities tips for a human-centered design approach to creating municipal tools for employees. Specifi...

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Three Tips for Designing Municipal Tools with Employees in Mind

A number of years ago, a Midwestern state rolled out a comprehensive procurement system that allowed state employees to identify purchases based on 1,...

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Data Visualization

Measuring Community Vitality Through the ‘Great Streets’ of Los Angeles

Neighborhood main streets, or corridors, are at the heart of daily urban life, connecting us to the local businesses, resources, and people that form...

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Data Visualization

Where is Gentrification Happening in Your City?

Gentrification—demographic and physical changes in neighborhoods that bring in wealthier residents, greater investment, and more development—has becom...

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