State & Local Government

ICMA SmartBrief

News for local government professionals

ICMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International City/County Management Association

Calif. city temporarily fills one of 3 open management spots

4/23/2014

  • Noozhawk.com (Santa Barbara County, Calif.)

The City of Goleta, Calif., has named Michelle Greene as interim city manager. Greene has worked for the city for a decade, most recently as deputy city manager. She replaces outgoing City Manager Dan… Read More

Public Safety SmartBrief

News for emergency communications and response professionals

Public Safety SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Emergency Number Association

Cities create command centers with cutting-edge technology

4/22/2014

  • GovernmentVideo.com

Bigger cities have moved beyond isolating 9-1-1 staff working in basement offices and are creating command centers that respond to multiple types of events, from weather and fires to hazardous materia… Read More

NRPA SmartBrief

News for professionals working in parks and recreation

NRPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Recreation and Parks Association

Long Island, N.Y., state parks to receive $25 million in improvements

4/23/2014

  • Newsday (Long Island, N.Y.) (free content)

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced that 11 state parks in Long Island would receive $25 million in improvements over the next year. The state has committed $90 million statewide for park … Read More