Nation's City Finance Officers Bullish On 2006, According to Annual Survey
- Raising revenues. Pagano, Michael; Hoene, Christopher // American City & County;Mar2006, Vol. 121 Issue 3, p28
The article focuses on fiscal improvements in U.S. city governments as of March 2006. Since 2001, city fiscal conditions are showing some improvements. However, half of the nation's cities have raised new revenues to address gaps created by rising employee health care and pension costs, and...
- Cities in recession. Pagano, Michael; Hoene, Christopher // American City & County;Nov2004, Vol. 119 Issue 12, p30
Highlights results of the latest annual survey conducted by the National League of Cities among city finance directors in the U.S. Factors that contribute to municipal fiscal problems; Percentage of respondents who reported that their cities were less able to meet financial needs during 2004;...
- OKLAHOMA: Bond Support Surveyed. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;1/9/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32544, p31
The article cites a survey that measures residents' support and priorities for a general bond election in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Randomly selected citizens received a recorded telephone message from the city mayor, Mick Cornett. Respondents were participative in giving their interests...
- LV ranked as tax-filing laggard. Robison, Jennifer // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);4/28/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 17, p15
The article focuses on a study from Intuit which reveals that many people in Las Vegas, Nevada perceive the annual April 15 tax deadline as a suggestion, rather than a legal command. The study ranked Las Vegas number 8 in the list of U.S. cities with late return filings. According to local...
- Tough fiscal times continue for cities. Hoene, Christopher; Pagano, Michael // American City & County;Jan2004, Vol. 119 Issue 1, p15
Presents the results of a survey conducted by the National League of Cities on the financial needs and obligations of U.S. cities. Percentage of cities that met their financial needs during 2003; Factors that contributed to the negative impact of the 2003 budget.
- HAVE YOUR SAY. // Public Finance;5/19/2006, p11
The article presents the poll question posted on the Web site of the periodical "Public Finance" for the week of May 25, 2006. The poll asks readers if the British government needs to go further and faster in public service reform. The Web site of the periodical is www.publicfinance.co.uk.
- Silicon Valley Misses Top 10 Most Technology-Advanced Cities. Mutschler, Ann Steffora // Electronic News;12/4/2006, Vol. 52 Issue 49, p30
The article reports that San Jose, California was not included as one of the most technologically-advanced cities in the U.S. at the Center for Digital Government's 2006 Digital Cities Survey. The city of Corpus Christi, Texas has taken the top spot in the 250,000 or more population category....
- 2012 Best of THE CITY. Baca, Adam R.; Gearhart, Rachel A.; Petronis, Lexi; Sandford, Tom; Abeyta, Harisa; Ostrowsky, Shannon // Albuquerque: The Magazine;Dec2012/Jan2013, Vol. 9 Issue 8, p144
An introduction to the journal's 8th annual winners in its 2012 Best of the City readers' poll.
- Cities retain top ranking. // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;11/24/2003, Issue 2591, p17
Reports on the results of the survey on the top 10 cities in the short-break charts.