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NC Food Truck Law Update

Just a quick update for those in the Queen city of Charlotte.  There will be a public hearing on May 18, 2015 (call 704-353-1132 for further location and time information).  64 more words


Pennsylvania Pension Plans Are In Trouble

With a so called “booming” stock market states pension systems are still getting worse. Decades of shady accounting practices and too many promises have made pensions almost broke. 79 more words


China’s Growing Debt

This Blog has often referred to the real and potential problems associated with the growing debt in the United States and Western Europe.  However, the unsustainable growth of debt is a worldwide phenomenon that includes the fastest-growing major economy, China. 254 more words


New Authority Concerning Building Within the ETJ by R. Scott Alagood

New home construction is on the rise in North Texas. When an owner or builder seeks to construct a new home within a town or city in Texas, they are required to first obtain certain permits from the municipality before construction can begin. 772 more words

Real Estate

Hippo Helps: Port of Newport Case Study

Hippo CMMS has served hundreds of clients belonging to a wide range of industries, from municipalities to manufacturing healthcare to non-profit. The following case study showcases one such client success story within the municipalities sector. 287 more words


Starters of urban change (9) Municipalities

Municipalities can be a powerful starter of urban change… or of inertia, depending on their ability to create positive dynamics on their territory. This is related to their accounts, and that is interesting in this year in which we will go vote for municipal councils in Spain and France. 573 more words

Urban Planning