Mark Funkhouser and Truth in Accounting CEO Sheila Weignberg delve into little-known facts about city fiscal management, including how despite balanced budget requirements by law, cities still accumulate debt, and how annual financial reports are underutilized in informing the budget process, in their discussion on the 2024 Financial State of the Cities report.
Explore the changing dynamics of local government debt management, delving into compliance, strategic planning, and investor relations for enhanced fiscal resilience.
Prepare your local government for the Financial Data Transparency Act (FDTA) with our comprehensive playbook. Gain insights into FDTA implications, key timelines, technology strategies, and real-world case studies to ensure seamless compliance and leverage enhanced transparency and accountability opportunities.
Beyond the media blitz on immigration, some localities are welcoming refugees and reviving their economies.
In smaller Pennsylvania municipalities, despite the challenge of limited resources, local government leaders display innovative and cost-effective approaches, emphasizing the importance of collaboration, fiscal responsibility, and a sense of local pride in fostering community cohesion.