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Acting Locally: Trends from the 2017 Digital Cities Survey (Infographic)

Our infographic highlights key takeaways about how cities across the country are using IT and what they see on the horizon.

Each year, the Digital Cities Survey looks at IT efforts in cities large and small where local government is using tech to improve its services across the board. This year, the Center for Digital Government* and Government Technology are highlighting 63 cities for their efforts in data transparency, broadband expansion, mobile services and more. This infographic illustrates key trends in cities across the country, as well as what they see on the horizon.

For our full analysis of this year’s winners, who will be honored at a special awards ceremony during the National League of Cities’ annual conference in Charlotte, N.C., on Thursday, Nov. 16, check out the story and interactive map.


*The Center for Digital Government is part of e.Republic, Government Technology's parent company.

Lauren Kinkade is the managing editor for Government Technology magazine. She has a degree in English from the University of California, Berkeley, and more than 15 years’ experience in book and magazine publishing.