In Baltimore, a group of 27 city-owned properties on the west side of downtown, known as the Superblock have stood vacant for...


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Tags: Open Data, Vacant Property Management

The Best Automated Workflows for Government: A Cheat Sheet

Think about the paper processes your office uses everyday. Applications need filing, databases need updated, and notification...


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5 Ways GIS Helps Cities Make Smarter Decisions

Municipalities have no shortage of information to deal with on a daily basis. For many cities, that data is fragmented....


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Tags: GIS Map

How To Tell Your Story With GIS [Infographic]

Anecdotes and data are two of the most powerful tools in the government storyteller’s kit. Highlighting the story of a young...


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Tags: Constituent Engagement, GIS Map

5 Ways Governments can Save Money Moving To the Cloud

In a 2014 survey, the National Association of State Chief Information Officers found that the number of state governments...


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6 Ways Governments Can Use Twitter To Engage Constituents

The mayor of the Spanish town of Jun would tell you that Twitter has eliminated the need for bureaucracy. Every employee is on...


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Tags: Constituent Engagement

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