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Michigan promotes technology deputy to long-vacant CIO role

by • 4 weeks ago

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

by • 1 month ago

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

by • 1 month ago

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

by • 3 months ago

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'

by • 7 months ago

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

by • 7 months ago

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

by • 10 months ago

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

by • 11 months ago

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

by • 11 months ago

State IT veteran Jack Harris, who has been serving as interim CTO, has been officially named to the role.