The biggest cities don't always have the budgets to match.
Washington, D.C., might not even be in the top 20 U.S. cities in population, but it’s tied for second when it comes to municipal budget.
A city’s size, as it turns out, is not always the best indicator of how big its government is. To get a better idea of which cities spend the most, the Center for Digital Government* has cobbled together a list of the top 20 cities in the country by municipal budget.
And these are the chief information officers for the top 20 cities:
*The Center for Digital Government is part of e.Republic, Government Technology's parent company.
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