infrastructure

Planning a Municipal Multi-Purpose Athletic Complex

Expanding or renovating an athletic complex is never easy. The decision to proceed is often determined by others—or from various sources—and your task may be to help make the project come together. Many of the decisions will involve a variety of stakeholders, some of whom will be inconvenienced by the work, some who will be very involved and passionate, and others who will be less involved than you would like them to be.

Tax-Exempt Status of Municipal Bonds

The following report titled Protecting Bonds to Save Infrastructure and Jobs was prepared by the National League of Cities, the National Association of Counties and the United States Conference of Mayors with assistance from the Government Finance Officers Association. It is reprinted here with permission.

Infrastructure Management and Capital Planning through Risk Management

An important part of governing a municipality is to track the condition and budget for the maintenance and improvement of the infrastructure. Technology can be used to improve operational efficiency, planning and budgeting in many areas. Citizens and municipal employees can participate in the process of maintaining and improving the infrastructure using their internet enabled devices, such as tablets and smart phones, combined with web accessible asset management and work order software, to improve municipal operations and budgeting.