State & Local Government

ICMA SmartBrief

News for local government professionals

ICMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International City/County Management Association

Minn. mayor taps state official for city coordinator


  • Minnesota Public Radio

Spencer Cronk, who has led the Minnesota Department of Administration for three years, has been nominated by Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges to become city coordinator. Cronk holds a Cabinet-level posi… Read More

Public Safety SmartBrief

News for emergency communications and response professionals

Public Safety SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Emergency Number Association

FCC seeks comments on Model City shared-spectrum plan


  • TV Technology

The President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology has called for the creation of an urban test city for developing shared-spectrum technologies across multiple bands, including public safe… Read More

NRPA SmartBrief

News for professionals working in parks and recreation

NRPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Recreation and Parks Association

Apply these principles to every career decision


  • Fast Company online

Promise yourself that you will follow your passions, seek progress over perfection and stay alert for opportunities, writes James Rosseau in this book excerpt. Remind yourself of these promises every … Read More

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