Towns Can't Ban Military Recruiters from Contacting Minors, Your Apps Are Watching You, Bell Nearly Broke.
The most of almost everything.
Tax Collectors Can't Look at Online Book Purchases, Judge Shortage, Fraud Ring, Pawned Items Database, How Much Does Justice Cost?
City Officials Skirted Bidding Rules, Early Voting Shatters Record, Public Workers Highly Paid?
Best Performing Cities, Desalination, Prep for Electric Cars, Merge Cities?
Fewer Parking Tickets More Boots, Pit Bull Restrictions.
Bike Sharing, Solar Power vs. Neighbors, Ford Explores Algae Fuels.
Off-Duty Deputy Nabs Sex Offender, Police Force Tweets Sparking Interest, Ticketing Unlocked Cars Dead Issue.
Broadband not a Priority, Local Leaders to EPA, Internet Drug Sales, Locals Can't Stop Fed Immigration Checks, Chinese Call for Free Press.
Sprawl, Toilets, World's Largest Wind Farm, Economic Realities vs. Downtown Ideals, Replace Gas Valves, Inclusionary Zoning.
Panhandling Ban Rejected, Food Truck Grading, Preparing County Employees to Lead.
Marijuana Legalization Won't Hurt Drug Cartels, Another City Under Fire for Lavish Salaries, Google Invests in Offshore Wind Farm Transmission.
Metadata are Public Records, FCC on Cellphone Bill Shock, Red-Light Camera Backlash.
Obama After Mayors, Bike Lane Abuse, Fastest-Growing Cities, Traffic Restraint, Stun-Gun Rules, Residents March on City Hall.
173 Innovative Government Programs, Gartner on Tech Maturity, Red-Light Cameras Again, Tokyo Gadgets.
Cruise Ships Plug into City Power Grid, Wind Turbine Noise, County Video Outlines Need, More.
Jail Sued Over Bible Policy, Taxi Tracking, Parking Meter Rates, No Soda with Food Stamps, Grocery Stores in Malls?
Cost of Crime, All Electronic Tolls, Mosquito Noise Silenced, Firefighters Let Home Burn,
Schools get Google Apps, Local Gov. Agencies Honored for Programming, Voice Texters Can Drive, Firm to Take Over City Service.
Health Mirror, Balloon to Set Buildings in Remote Areas, Human Waste Power Plant now Online, Cities not Ag Cause Toxics.
Failing Transit, Solar-Powered Traffic Signs, The Bike Lane Challenge, East German Transformation in Photos.
E-mails are "The cockroaches of litigation. You can't get rid of them, and they always manage to turn up when company comes."
Pedal-Powered Mass Transit, Health-Care Law Opponents, Towns Profit from Wind Energy, Green Gadgets, Subway Emergency.
Texting Bans Increase Crashes, Poverty Up, Trooper Taping Dropped, Lease Out Parking Meters, Local Taxes Affect Congressional Races.
Automated Parking Garage, High-Speed Rail at Stake in November, Cars Last Choice, World's Biggest Offshore Wind Farm, Hill Town.
Aid for Missing Children Search, Police Officer of Year, Social Media Discovery Granted.
Don't Oppose Pot Shops Says Group, Radio System in Trouble, Strip Searches OK, Drugs in Surface Water.
Reverse Lanes, Cities Losing Radar, Pipeline Warning, Social Media, Topographic Crime Maps, Ads on School Buses.
Newborns, Futuristic Tech, Illegal Sublets, Nashville Flood Aid, DC Bikeshare, Streetcars, Solar-Powered A/C
Mayor to Select New Police Chief, Law Enforcement Squares Off in Marijuana Fight, Cameras on Uniforms, DNA for Bail, Racial Hiring Quotas, City to Eliminate Police and Fire Chiefs.
Car Navigation by Phone, Dim the Lights, LA and Beijing Fight Traffic, County OK to Shoot Wolves, Hydropower Returns, NYC Streetcars?
City Manager Salaries, State Grab of Local Funds, Website for Mobile Devices, $5.5 Million for County Feud.
Red-light cameras and the "California stop."
Schools Struggle, Grandparents Raise Kids, What Makes the Best City? Tear Down Those Freeways! Traffic Deaths, Walmart Enters Cell.
$50 Billion Transport Plan, Bike Sensors, Pedestrians Only, Open City, Park Over Freeway, Quiet Rail.
Towns Nix Governor's Best Practices, Stimulus Pt. B, Jaywalking Legal, Heat from the Metro, How to Disguise a Vacant House.
NYC Expanded Data Center, Smart ID Card, Net Connections Slow, "Electoral Chaos."
Gunfire Sensors, Laser Gun Grabs Video, Facial Recognition, Law Enforcement Data System Adoption Slow.
Bedbug Notification, San Francisco Wants Out of Immigration Program, Union Car Washes, Most Dangerous Cities for Pedestrians, Welfare Grows for Illegal Immigrants,
Mosquito Noise for Loitering, Top Speed Trap City, First Female Police Officer in the U.S., Marijuana Program Hijacked by Criminals, Gun Buyback, Jury Policy Taints Drug Case.
Plastic Bag Ban, Plug-in Hybrids Use Carpool Lanes, Why is Rail Transit so Expensive? What Makes a Global City?
Police and Fire Agree to Cuts, Judges and Social Media, Cash for Carpool Use, Money Diverted, Voting Machines Offered.
Streetcar Success, Denver Rail, Stick-on Solar Panels, Loans for Water Projects, Home Prices Up, Where the Jobs Are, Pollution=Funding Cuts, Fast Broadband?
Cities Compete for Electric Vehicles, Clean Truck Program in Court, Cameras on DC Bus Drivers, University Students Seek Sustainability.
Ballot Design Competition, Unaffiliated Can't Vote, Voting Machines Pass Test, Avoiding Public Records Laws.
No Smoking in Your Own Condo? County Courts, Mass Mobile Alert System, Streamlined Trials, Biggest Threat to Pedestrians.
Shale Gas, Subway Turnstiles, Noisy Prius, New Levees, Most Sustainable City, Libraries, Small Town Solar Parking, Nine-Day Traffic Jam, Maglev?
Taxing Bloggers, One-Way Street Conversion, Bridge Collapse Victims, Uninsured, Website Censorship, Collection Agencies for Utility Bills.
Rogue Riding, School Laptop Spying, $1 Million per Year for City Administrator, Ruralsourcing, Subway Terror Attack (Simulated), Bootleg Buses, Huge Meth Bust.
Cities to Dominate 21st Century, Homeless, Marijuana, Urban River, Mosques, Casino ATMs, City Hall Raided, Thursday is the New Friday.
"Crash Tax" Opposed, Crackdown on Panhandlers, Teachers' Union Boycotts Newspaper for Effectiveness Study
Open Source for Cities, Free Rides, Parking Ticket Step-Up, State Cracks Down on City Salaries, Town May Ban Immigrants.
Drunks Posted on Facebook, Police Pension Agreement, Alerts When Sex Offenders Flee, First Responders and Social Networks, Traffic Lights Brighter Greener Cheaper.
College Genetic Testing, Tracking Disoriented Seniors, Gartner on Government Cuts, County Tax Auction, Broadband Slowing, Denver Immigration Status.
Predicting Crime Hot Spots, Utopia Crumbles, City Computer Expert Sentenced, Libraries Win Reprieve, Online Checkbooks, Zombie Satellite.
Libraries Will Close and Offload Books, Cities Have "No Guarantee of Free Speech," How Much Does Your City Manager Make?
Traffic Stop Filming Wiretapping, Judge: Firefighter Exam Excluded from Hiring, Obstruction Ordinance.
Scooter Tickets, CO2 Scrubbers, Internet Grants, 620mph Train, Affordable Architecture, Urban Farming, Revitalizing Downtowns.
Redistricting to Count Inmates at Lockup Location, Police Save Body Scan Images, Five States to Standardize Justice Info Sharing.
Solar Cheaper than Nukes, Twitter for Help, Traffic-Straddling Bus, Transit Hub Amenities, Net Zero Homes, Seattle Ban New Houseboats, Smart Meters Test OK.
E-Pollbooks, Pensions Suspect, Ambulance Outsourcing, Health Postings Bug Restaurants, More ...
Muslim Headscarves, Banning K2, Mug Shots on Facebook, Tyreke Evans Pursuit (video), Miranda Rights to Change, Mail Carriers to Deliver the Drugs.
500-Foot High Billboards Approved, Cheap Scooter Parking, Big Tolls Small Commute, Locals Ignored in Oil, Around the Clock Airport Liquor, More ...
Red Light Camera Selection, Detecting Gravesoil, Website Brings Arrest.
Cop Exposes Corruption, Emergency Manager's Dilemma, Electric Scooter Patrol, Gunshot Tracking Tech, Cocaine Sentencing Reconciled.
Hybrid Taxi Mandate Struck Down, Cop Tickets Mayor's Girlfriend, Arizona Immigration Law Blocked, Chicago Could Tax Banks, $75 Billion or 500,000 Layoffs.
Mega-Wind, Rural Smarts, Bad Water. Geothermal for Schools, Tesla Speed Bumps, Los Angeles Planning, Subway Wired,
Gun Sales, Telemedicine, Fire Dept. Brownouts, ROF for Mining Wi-Fi, Sleep in Cars, Police Facebook, Probation Parole Primer, Booking Speed.
Lightning Detectors, City Gets Online Hotel Taxes, Legalizing Lofts, Salaries too Big in Bell, Schools Require Immigration Docs, New Campaign Finance Laws
Urban Farm, Pothole App, Green Building Toolkit, Streetcar Upgrade, Transit CIOs Join, Renewable Gas, Diesel-to-Electric Bus Conversion.
Bridges Deficient, Most Ignorant Cities, City Ultilities to be Sold, Oil Spill Loans for Counties, D-Block Spectrum Issue, National School Standards?
Cell Barcodes Bypassed, Police Tech Awards, Universal Service Fund Outdated, Eyes Better Than Drones, Photo Data Vulnerable.
Bat-Moped, $77 Billion for Bus and Rail Repair, Plug Your Prius, Veggie Sound Wall, Shrinking City, Bicycle Superhighway
Urban Coyotes, 40-Mile Block Party, Upscale Dumpster Diving, See-Through Solar Panels, High-Rise Wind Turbines, Detroit?
Towns Rip up Pavement, Joe Stalin's in Town, NLC to Phoenix, DC Police Chief, Census Falsified
E-Gov Rankings, Broadband Investment, Bandwidth for Paralysis, National Interest in Cell Radiation, Realtime Water Metering, Smart Grid Beats Heat.
NY Deletes "Stop and Frisk" Data, Red-Light-Camera Fines Not Enforced, Smart Meters Test OK, City Shares Arrest Data With Immigration, Cops in Crosswalks,
State Caps Local Property Tax, County Pensions Data Open to Public, Police Stations of the Future, Budget Cuts Spare Libraries, NYC's Electric Car Charging Station.
Police Help Marines Prepare for Afghanistan, 80 Officers Laid Off, Offenders Sentenced to Shakespeare, More ...
Vanishing America, Summer Heat Stored for Winter, Car Chargers on Parking Meters, Chicago Transit, Fight Over Municipal Broadband.
Build Your Own Android Apps, Virtualization Trends, LED Traffic Lights, Feed Meter by Phone, Cloud Rights.
Electric Supercar, Small Cities are Best, Boston Bike-Share, Hybrids Lose HOV Access, Utilities Can't Meet Renewable Power Requirement, Energy Research Grants, Auto X Prize.
The Grid, Cacti Connection, Pension Cut, Closed-Door Policy, Intelligent Community Nominations, EPA and Urban Waterways, Counties Tap Immigration Database.
Rape Kit Backlog, New DNA Technique, iWitness, Steel Gas Lines Cause Trouble.
County Buys Foreclosed Properties, Marijuana: Tax or Ban? Staff Stay Fit With Wii.
Law to Protect Bicyclists, Streetcar Money, Light Rail Done Right, Electric Vehicles and Charging Stations.
Scofflaw Scanner, Methane Moot, Texting While Walking, Gun Law Next Round, Furlough Backfires, Light Poles Recalled, Mercury in City Water.
Jane Jacobs, InSeine Turbines, Cell Phones Attack, Bad Commutes, More ...
Flying Cars, Electric Roadster, Toll Violators, Driving on Algae, Cheap Intersections, High-Speed Rail Doubts More ...
911 Sickout, Cops Learn Immigration Law, Living Room Jails, Chicago Passes New Gun Law.
Smart Growth Benefits; Baltimore Charging; Grocery Bag Bacteria; Urban and High-Speed Rail Roundup.
City to Lay Off All Employees; Municipal Debt Racket; Red Light Cameras and Immigration; No PE in Portland; Free Internet in Minneapolis; More
Greenhouse Law May be Suspended; New Bike Lanes; Wind Award; Wastewater Chemicals Feminize Fish;
Birmingham's Buses; Smart Grid Denied; Phone Apps for Candidates; Electronic Election.
All America Cities Named; Law Enforcement Challenge Award; Feds and Livable Communities; New Bike Station; Carbon Neutral Cities; Confusing Motorists; More ...
Nanotubes Enhance Lithium Batteries; Electric Vehicle Charge in Minutes; LCD TVs Fight Infection, Sahara Sun Powers Europe.
Public Housing, Stimulus Bond Problems, City Fights Witness Intimidation, Property Rights.
Will Handgun Ban be Overturned? Jailers' Mistake Frees Inmates; 911 Understaffed; Police Reforms Stalled; OK to Search Police Text Messages.
Car Sharing; Red-Light Cameras; Subway Rats; Date Rape Drugs; Two-Way Bike Lanes; County Builds Out Fiber.
Traffic Stop Video Illegal; Tech, an Expensive Nuisance; Law Enforcement Fees; Gang Database Ignored.
Solar Powered Light Bulb; New Hydrogen Process; E-Vehicle Battery Swapping Under Way; More City Chickens.
Abortion by Telemedicine in Iowa; Free Wi-Fi at Starbucks; President to Control Internet; Software Licenses; Nation's Longest Traffic Light.
Cell Phone City Tour; Dirty Cars Save Money; No Street Selling; Hiding Places in County Jail; Library Days Cut; Reserve a Ride Curtailed; Parades to Continue.
$50 Billion in State and Local Aid; Teachers Cheat on Standardized Tests; Gift Cards to Retain Students, Students Must Purchase MacBooks.
Robotic Desktop Assistant, Hackers After Brains, Indian Grass Cleans Antibiotics from Water, Cloud Computing in 2020, Gasification of Garbage in a Good Way
Flawed Breath Testers Convict 400, City May Withhold Surveillance Info, New Building Codes Based on World Trade Center, Small Town to be 85 Percent Solar.
How Philly's Traffic Lights Work, Energy Star for Green Data Centers, Hazards of Telecommuting, Boots Charge Phones, China's Internet Policy, Bus Driver Fired for Cell Use, The European "Internet of Things"
The Faces of Meth -- Before and After, Counties Ask Governor to Take Over Prosecutors; Offices, Six Utah Counties Join Feds Against Illegal Immigration, Desalination Plan May Face Vote
Rosary at School, Teacher Fired Over Blog, Eight-Hour School Days, Nationwide Education Standards, Schools Raise Money With Website Ads
Smart Signals, Electric Car Charging Initiative, Google Maps for Ford, City Helmet Law Struck Down, Transit Layoffs Illegal
City May Outsource Police Duties, Ankle Bracelets and DWI, Denver's Surveillance Knocked, New York City Police Controversy, Court: Police Can Search Abandoned Property.
Servers Flooded, Free Wireless Service, "Swatting," Rifle Records, Beach Bacteria, Demand-Based Parking Meters, Political Tweets.
Got Wind? Electrical Customers Choose Renewable Option; Bicycle Charges Phone; London Opens Desalinization Plant; Loud Pipes Save Lives; State May Ban Plastic Bags
"As a nation, we can and should harness the exploding creativity in our information technology and media sectors to help us get the most public benefit out of our data investments." -- HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius
Vienna ranks first and Baghdad is the worst place to live in the world. The world's top three cities are all in Central Europe, according to the 2010 Quality of Living Survey.
Technical advances of import to communities and local government.
The N.C., Senate Finance Committee will consider legislation that would force municipalities to get voter approval before borrowing money to build a competing broadband network.
Grid Can Handle Sun and Wind Generation, Streetcar Desire, Bicycle City, Oil Spill Preparation,
Twitter Identities, Emergency Coordination, Telecom Act Rewrite, Facebook Joke Backfires, Mayors to Meet, No Chicken Costumes in Polls, Lead in the Water, Council Apologizes
The Digital Agenda foresees some 100 follow-up actions, of which 31 would be legislative.
Anger is growing over Google's Street View privacy breach, with local government leaders adding to the chorus calling for scrutiny of the search giant.
Streetcar costs, vehicle black boxes and power grid capacity for wind and solar generation.
An Arizona electric-utility regulator threatened to black out Los Angeles because of that city's boycott over Arizona's immigration law.
Police Text, E-Mail Alerts; Supervisors Oppose Secure Communities Program; Men Steal Identities Using Jail Data; Law Enforcement Investigation Data Found on Resold Copy Machines; More...
News of Tampa, Orlando; Los Angeles; Montgomery County, Ala.; Phoenix
Transparency site a "measure of revenge" against the investigative reporters who've made his life miserable by digging up dirt on city hiring and minority contracting scandals.