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ICMA's services and resources provide a global context for over 400 members outside the United States representing over 30 countries.
ICMA is proud to have a membership base of over 10,000+ local government management professionals.
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Resources for short and long term emergency management can be located within this ICMA Smart Search.
ICMA Mountain Plains Regional Director Karen Daly has collected accounts from several managers, most of whom are still grappling with the long-term recovery process.
Some answers are easy to articulate, others are not so easy.
IT expert Roger Murphy shares his thoughts on how the fast pace of technology will mesh (or clash) with the traditions of the local government sector.
Local governments have long been urging the Supreme Court to cut back on deference to federal agencies.
Residents and vendors frequently say thank you by sending gifts to local government staff at holiday time. Here's how to stay out of ethics trouble.
A Guide for Smart Communities: Using GIS Technology for Local Government Management
The National Academy of Public Administration aims to solve problems vexing government.
Unfortunately, it often takes an ethical failure and crisis to raise ethics training to the level of priority it deserves.
City Health Dashboard data help local leaders determine how to close life span gaps in their communities and improve health for everyone.
Four ICMA members were named NAPA Fellows earlier this year.
New data explores various topics related to public sector innovation, as well as newly emerging issues and practices affecting local government management.
VLGMA President Joe Casey makes his wish list for Santa.