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How the IRS is watching municipal employee benefits

CPA Randy Shepard explains how to properly report employee reimbursements to the Internal Revenue Service....

How we travel is changing – and San Diego among others is in the driver's seat

Smart Cities Council Readiness Editor Doug Peeples discusses San Diego's upcoming trial for autonomous vehicles and connected cars....

Why the Federal Historic Preservation Tax Credit is worth saving

Karen Gravel and Charles Lawrence, of architecture, planning and interior design firm Lord Aeck Sargent, explain the importance of the Federal......

Why partnerships and engagement are key strategies for building smart transportation networks

Smart Cities Council Readiness Editor Doug Peeples explains why public-private partnerships and collaboration are essential to ensuring the success......

Mobility in the public sector

Awingyu CEO Walter Van Uytven explains how governments should approach mobility so as to support their greater strategic initiatives....

5 keys to making your next street light project a success

Smart Cities Council Readiness Editor Doug Peeples explains how to best implement smart street lighting projects....

How government agencies can conquer account revenue management challenges in 2018

Ontario Systems' Steve Ard and Brett Sivits explain how governments can best overcome account revenue management issues....

How data can help improve air quality control

Matt Scholl, vice president and general manager – Americas for Envirosuite Limited explains how to harness large amounts of air quality data to......

Three tech tools that can keep our citizens and first responders safe

Smart Cities Council Readiness Editor Doug Peeples explains technologies that public safety departments can use to better serve citizens....

The opioid crisis in correctional facilities – How connected treatment can help

Cisco Senior Justice Advisor Daniel Stewart explains how connected treatment technology can help combat the opioid crisis....