Exclusive: Y Combinator Startup Tackles California's Notorious Housing Prices
Plus, Accela hires experts to advice local government in emerging areas, thread response company Centrallo raises $1.5M seed round, and more.
Exclusive: New Y Combinator Startup Takes on California Housing Problems
The company, Statecraft, is examining a lot of different ways it might be able to help local government support faster, more efficient and smarter housing development. In the nation's most populous state, where housing prices have begun to shut out the middle class, that's a big deal — and housing is just the first step
Accela Hires Experts to Advise Local Government in Emerging Areas
The company has launched a "Center of Expertise" to guide local governments through challenges they haven't dealt with before. That includes marijuana, environmental health and more
Threat Response Company Raises $1.5M Seed Round
Centrallo Corp., the company behind Groupdolists, has closed a seed round with Responder Ventures leading the way
Opinion: Ongoing Opportunities and Issues in Public Tech
What are the things public-sector IT leaders keep talking about? Dan Lohrmann dives in
Five Big Cities Find Themselves with CIO or CTO Vacancies
A combination of factors have led to IT leadership shake-ups in five major cities across the U.S., meaning changes will be coming to those cities soon. Get a full run-down here
GovTech company on our radar this week:
DataRobot: Automated machine learning tools for enterprises, including the public sector.
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