Startup in Residence launches 81 local-government projects for small tech companies to solve
The projects will address transit, housing, public safety and other issues for 28 participating governments.
Startup in Residence expands to 31 cities and states for 2019
The nonprofit says it's on track to hit 100 communities within the next five years.
Startup in Residence expands to 100 cities and counties, applications open
After a small-scale national pilot, the program that pairs startups with local governments is now opening its doors to a wider pool of civic challenges.
How West Sacramento plans to become the smartest small city in America
New technologies play a central role in longtime Mayor Christopher Cabaldon's vision for making his city the best place to raise a family or find talented workers.
West Sacramento launches citywide microtransit pilot
The mayor says the experiment could allow the city to close some of its less-used bus lines.
Dallas fishes for a chief innovation officer
The city government is expanding its technology office with a role to "foster an improved culture of innovation, accessibility, efficiency and accountability."
Mayors are concerned about effect of automation on local economies
Some state leaders say preparing for a new economy is as important as preserving democracy itself.
7 things that happened in government tech this year
Cybersecurity and GIS got their due, and a lot of people changed jobs.
U.S. Ignite adds five new communities to gigabit tech program
The new members will gain digital resources to develop high-bandwidth apps, platforms and digital tools for their residents.