The role of the newest position in local government is already changing.
Christopher Swope August 4, 2017

The mid-sized city in New York State has hired a director of policy and innovation with support from Bloomberg Philanthropies, according to

March 12, 2015

Twenty-three municipally-owned sites are available for innovative redevelopments, the deputy to Mayor Anne Hidalgo writes on the New Cities Foundation website.

February 20, 2015
Senegal's capital is hoping to become the first city to sell a bond in Sub-Sahara Africa, outside of South Africa.
Christopher Swope and Tidiane Kassé February 19, 2015

Providence signals that mid-sized cities also must harness technology to streamline municipal services and trim costs, according to an announcement by the Office of Mayor Jorge Elorza.

January 26, 2015

A design movement that started in Brazil is turning up in the United States, Alan Ehrenhalt writes in Governing

December 29, 2014

Atlanta used a grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies to streamline programs that serve the city’s homeless population, Mayor Kasim Reed writes on

December 23, 2014

The first CRO summit highlighted valuable lessons, including the importance of idea sharing among cities and scanning the globe for resilience solutions, the Rockefeller Foundation says. 

December 18, 2014

Writing in Governing, the former mayor of Chattanooga, Tennessee encourages city leaders to remove barriers to change.

December 15, 2014
A pathbreaking public-private collaboration in an earthquake-ravaged New Zealand city is delivering hundreds of infrastructure projects quickly and efficiently.
David Killick August 7, 2014
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