In a time of historic federal funding, government leaders and policymakers are feeling enormous pressure to use the opportunity to lift up historically disadvantaged populations and build the foundation for a more sustainable and equitable future. At the same time, governments are facing growing capacity constraints as they struggle to retain and hire workers.
Many departments and agencies are looking at technology for help. This playbook focuses on how state and local governments can emerge even stronger from the pandemic by taking a sustainable approach to budgeting and finance that is centered on meeting the needs of residents and employees.
* Impacts of the pandemic and the federal funding response
* Achieving a structurally balanced budget
* Equity and sustainable development
* Adopting a new mindset for government innovation