Michigan promotes technology deputy to long-vacant CIO role
Brom Stibitz, a longtime official in the state's technology agency, will be the state's first permanent chief information officer in more than a year.
Michigan creates future mobility office, 'electrification' council
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed two executive orders forming new bodies she says will "solidify Michigan as a global leader in mobility."
Parking on-demand, road safety apps in latest Michigan mobility grants
Four companies received more than $300,000 to fund innovative transportation and parking projects around Michigan.
California, Texas slated to benefit most from new FCC broadband fund
An internal analysis of the FCC's new $20.4 billion rural broadband initiative breaks down how many homes and businesses in each state can expect to be connected to high-speed internet.
Senate breakthrough on election security funding 'encouraging'
Some state election officials at a federal cybersecurity conference said they're happy to see progress toward sustainable funding, but others remain dubious.
Oakland County, Mich., CIO Phil Bertolini retires
Known for his dedication to public service and a focus on getting people to cooperate across jurisdictional boundaries, the 30-year IT veteran steps down.
Detroit kicks off Ford-backed transportation challenge
Before individuals and community groups can begin submitting solutions, the city first wants to hear residents' biggest transportation challenges to nail down a focus of the competition.
Ohio, Pennsylvania plan interstate system for managing road work
Officials are hopeful the $5.38 million project could become a national system for managing what has historically been a manual coordination process.
Michigan names longtime telecommunications director as CTO
State IT veteran Jack Harris, who has been serving as interim CTO, has been officially named to the role.