Five cities team up to uncover economic-development innovations


Local governments in five states will share best practices and new ideas to boost economic development and improve civic engagement.

Riverside, California's former IT security officer named as innovation chief


George Khalil, a former information security officer who took over as interim deputy CIO earlier this year, has now been named to the role as a long-term replacement.

Riverside, California promotes innovation chief to assistant city manager role


Lea Deesing, who spent five years as the Southern California city's CIO, will add emergency services and finance to her portfolio.

$4 billion gigabit-for-all project in California makes its case with data


As Riverside County, California, collects proposals from broadband companies, it uses data-rich storytelling to show that its ambitions are rooted in reality.

Riverside County builds California's first new tax system in 40 years


California's 10th largest county is modernizing the way it keeps track of .5 billion in property assets.