Federal agencies launch innovation challenge for local governments
The National Science Foundation and departments of Homeland Security and Energy are backing the $9 million effort to develop resiliency solutions for local governments
Why local governments should lead multi-jurisdiction disaster response
In dealing with physical disasters and cyberattacks, federal authorities aren't the default answer, speakers said at a homeland security conference.
Cities and industry need to partner on resiliency after disasters
Cities building resiliency plans should be willing to test new technologies that could help mitigate disasters, speakers said during a South by Southwest panel.