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Congratulations to the 2014 Voice of the People Award Winners

The winners of the 2014 Voice of the People Awards have just been announced. We want to give our congratulations to the jurisdictions receiving the Voice of the People Awards for Excellence and Transf...

Three Core Principles of Effective Performance Management

Civic performance measurement is anything but a new concept. In fact, city and county officials have been instituting performance measures dating back to the 1930s in an effort to measure officials’...

Catch NRC’s Special Sessions at the 2014 ICMA Conference

NRC will be presenting at and participating in sessions throughout the 2014 ICMA Conference in Charlotte, NC. Be sure to catch the sessions at the conference covering surveying, local government and c...