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Sign Code Update: Finding the Sweet Spot between Flexibility and Clutter

Sign Code Update: Finding the Sweet Spot between Flexibility and Clutter

Planning Advisors Bob Bengford and Joe Tovar outline a case study in integrating form-based and street graphic approaches into the City of Lacey’s sign code.

In Focus

Cities' Use of Visible Technology Creates a Perception of Value Using technology that residents can see, touch and feel gives a first-hand look at how the tax dollars they have entrusted to their cities are being spent -- and it has a profound and positive impact on their lives. More from Government Technology. May 28, 2015

Emerging Issues and Featured Practices

Free Statewide Membership to Alliance for Innovation Available through MRSC

As part of MRSC’s Government Performance Initiative, we’ve partnered with the State Auditor’s Office’s Local Government Performance Center, to secure free membership to the Alliance for Innovation for all local governments in Washington.
 

New Guidance on Agency Text Messaging

The Washington State Archives recently released five “Advice Sheets” to help local governments understand the public record requirements of text messages.