Category Town and City Government

Westfall's New Open Channel Static Mixer 5000 Resists Fouling and Ragging
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Westfall's New Open Channel Static Mixer 5000 Resists Fouling and Ragging

Patented Anti-Fouling Vanes help this next generation static mixer deliver high performance mixing in open channels regardless of weather or floating debris.

Cities Abandoned by Google Fiber are back in the Running to Become Gigabit Cities
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Cities Abandoned by Google Fiber are back in the Running to Become Gigabit Cities

Angie Communications will start rolling out Smart City and Gigabit broadband infrastructure in several cities where Google Fiber is no longer an option.

Now Playing in Peoria: Futurist Jack Uldrich
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Now Playing in Peoria: Futurist Jack Uldrich

Futurist Jack Uldrich is confirmed to deliver the closing keynote at the ILCMA (Illinois City/County Management Association) 2017 Conference in Peoria, IL on February 10.

Government Bid / Contract Activity in 2016 for U.S. and Canada
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Government Bid / Contract Activity in 2016 for U.S. and Canada

Record Breaking Year in 2016 for U.S. and Canadian Government Purchasing Activity and for the Number of Bid Requests and RFPs. Last year, BidPrime captured 1,255,240 (1.25 million) US + Canadian bids, which represents a 14.5% overall increase compared to 2015.

Frank Talk About the Future in February: Jack Uldrich to Deliver 10 Keynotes
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Frank Talk About the Future in February: Jack Uldrich to Deliver 10 Keynotes

Global futurist and keynote speaker Jack Uldrich is confirmed to deliver ten keynote presentations throughout the US during the month of February.

YPAL Research Says Area Talent Attraction & Retention Hinges on Cohesive Marketing Strategies
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YPAL Research Says Area Talent Attraction & Retention Hinges on Cohesive Marketing Strategies

Research from the Young Professionals Association of Louisville's Emerging Leaders Program Says Professional Development & Recreational Opportunities Resonate with Young Professionals

The Great Lakes Water Utility Energy Challenge Launches
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The Great Lakes Water Utility Energy Challenge Launches

The innovative technology provided to water utilities will lower O&M costs and accelerate the shift to emission sensitive electricity.

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Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA) Awards MicroAutomation a State-Wide Contract to Provide NG911 Products, Services and Support

MicroAutomation's Omni911 solution has been selected by VITA as part of its state-wide contract vehicle in support of the industry and state's move to use the advanced 911 capabilities now available through new Next Generation 911 technology for more cost-effective and reliable public safety support.

Annual Kosmont-Rose Institute Cost of Doing Business Survey Report
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Annual Kosmont-Rose Institute Cost of Doing Business Survey Report

The 2015/16 survey gathers business fees & a variety of tax rates from 305 U.S. cities, focusing on states with active business relocation.

Urban Futurist Jack Uldrich to Discuss the Future of Cities in California
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Urban Futurist Jack Uldrich to Discuss the Future of Cities in California

Jack Uldrich, Founder of the School of Unlearning, will deliver a keynote on the future of cities in Glendora, CA.

Craftmaster Hardware Releases New B2B Website, Offers E-Commerce Solution for Institutional Locksmiths and Facilities Management Professionals
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Craftmaster Hardware Releases New B2B Website, Offers E-Commerce Solution for Institutional Locksmiths and Facilities Management Professionals

Craftmaster Hardware launched its new B2b ecommerce enabled website for quick and easy access to security hardware products, systems and solutions.

Riot Gear and Crowd Control Requests From Law Enforcement and Government Agencies
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Riot Gear and Crowd Control Requests From Law Enforcement and Government Agencies

Trends in purchases of riot gear and crowd control equipment, services, and solutions. BidPrime identified relevant government bids and RFPs submitted by the city of Cleveland, host of the upcoming Republican National Convention. In addition, numerous other U.S. agencies are purchasing applicable products and other resources.

Homelessness a State of Emergency in "YHomeless?" Documentary Film
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Homelessness a State of Emergency in "YHomeless?" Documentary Film

​Last year, homelessness was declared a state of emergency in nine U.S. jurisdictions. This upward trend in "the new homeless" in post-Recession America is the focus of "YHomeless", a feature length documentary directed by Glen Dunzweiler, released by Cinema Libre Studio on DVD and Video on Demand this month.

PDI Launches Equipment Rental Web Site
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PDI Launches Equipment Rental Web Site

Learn How to Help Save Our Rivers, Lakes, & Oceans With COLAnow.org and the Beach Boys
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Learn How to Help Save Our Rivers, Lakes, & Oceans With COLAnow.org and the Beach Boys

In one minute, Learn How to Help Save Our Rivers, Lakes, & Oceans by keeping household & yard pollutants out of our waterways. Everything flows over land to our waterways dumping into the oceans. Please keep these pollutants out of our streets and curbs: Fertilizers, pesticides, oils, paints, herbicides, (Round-up), chemicals, animal waste, bacteria prone leaves and grass cuttings. Education and citizen awareness is our first line of defense. Second is advanced street sweeping systems.

Jive Aces Join the Mayor of Croydon for a Modern-Day 'Signing in the Rain'
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Jive Aces Join the Mayor of Croydon for a Modern-Day 'Signing in the Rain'

Drug prevention campaign gets a boost from Croydon Mayor Councillor Patricia Hay-Justice, who joined the "Mayors Against Drugs" initiative supported by the Church of Scientology

New Website Spotlights Inadequacy of Building Codes and Lack of Public Transparency, Introduces Resilience Halls of Fame and Shame
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New Website Spotlights Inadequacy of Building Codes and Lack of Public Transparency, Introduces Resilience Halls of Fame and Shame

Resilience Action Fund's new website aims to expand public awareness on the inadequacy of building codes, lack of transparency, challenges of property insurance and importance of consumer choices. As the first 'resilience public watchdog', it debuts its resilience 'Hall of Fame' and 'Hall of Shame', aiming to shine a spotlight and engage public discourse. Find out now which organizations appear on these first Halls.

UK Town Mayor Takes Lead in Mayors Against Drugs National Campaign
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UK Town Mayor Takes Lead in Mayors Against Drugs National Campaign

Taking a personal stand against the drug pandemic that affects communities across the country

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Renata Castro Announces Run for Margate Commissioner Seat 2

First Hispanic to make run for Margate office

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Disaster Recovery Firm's Strategic New Hire

Technology Risk Management company hires high profile member of Public Sector- IT community, former City of St Marys, Georgia's IT Director & Former Georgia GMIS Executive Director Eugene Rudy to advise government agencies on how the public sector should plan, document, backup data, access systems & operate business as usual during the event of a disaster.

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Hillsboro Hosting Central Texas' Premier Food & Fun Event

Fire & Ice will occur in Historic Downtown Hillsboro on February 13, 2016 from 2:30pm to 10:30pm in Colonial Grand Hall and along Franklin Street. The event will feature food competitions, Texas produced food vendors, fire dancers, and culminate with a 4-course meal catered by Buzzard Billy's for $30 per person, a Tasting hosted by Balcones Distillery and Real Ale Brewing Co. for $10 per person, and a concert by the band Sway making their Texas debut from Utah.

The Double Bayou Watershed Partnership Announces Release of Draft Plan for Public Comment
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The Double Bayou Watershed Partnership Announces Release of Draft Plan for Public Comment

The Double Bayou Watershed Partnership is seeking public comment on the Draft Double Bayou Watershed Protection Plan (Draft WPP).

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City of Paterson Partners With GovPilot's GIS Maps' New Features in a Special Tax Lien Auction

The City of Paterson, NJ is partnering with GovPilot's, a government management software provider, Geographic Information System (GIS) to support a special tax lien sale on Feb. 4, 2016.

Middlesex, New Jersey Unifies Its Departments and Streamlines Operations With GovPilot
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Middlesex, New Jersey Unifies Its Departments and Streamlines Operations With GovPilot

The Borough of Middlesex, New Jersey turns to GovPilot to digitize and automate its government services.

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Kingston to Provide Housing to 180 Refugee Families in 2016

Mayor Geoff Gledhill has worked with the Refugee Action Cooperative to secure housing for 180 refugees from war-torn areas in the City of Kingston.

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AACE Hosts 26th Annual Conference in Florida

Partner company receives inaugural award for contributions, scholarships for code officials