By definition, effective public managers are both problem-solvers and leaders, but it requires a special type to take the helm of a public agency in crisis.
If you want a sneak preview of a city council’s future, a planning commission meeting is a good place to start.
Parks play a key role in the fight against childhood obesity and can contribute significantly to cities’ economic prosperity.
Three new tools provide a number of promising options.
National City used a comprehensive planning approach to address community environmental and health concerns.
The city recruited seniors to supervise and support students as they walk or bike to and from school.
The City of Clovis transformed a three-acre unimproved lot into an educational community recreation area that protects natural resources and promotes healthy living.