Orange County leaders approve working group to study film incentive program 

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — A new opportunity in Orange County could expand the area’s film and television scene, turning Orlando into the Hollywood of the East. 


Bay News 9 

Pinellas County offers pre-filled sandbags for residents  

St. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Pinellas County is offering residents up to 10 free, pre-filled sandbags in preparation for hurricane season. 


CBS 12 

Indian River County hosts expo on disaster preparedness  

VERO BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — As we approach hurricane season, Indian River County officials are working to make sure the people who live there are ready. 


Sun Sentinel  

Palm Beach County’s next steps with $200M in housing funds  

A batch of developers have applied for a shot at a portion of the $200 million pool of funds set aside for affordable housing in Palm Beach County as hundreds of new affordable housing units may come into the pipeline. 



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Orange County Supervisor of Elections pitches $1 million boost for voter outreach plus cybersecurity  

Orange County Supervisor of Elections, Glen Gilzean, announces what his office is calling a “groundbreaking budget,” in an effort to boost voter outreach, and strengthen cybersecurity. 



The key to filling IT talent gaps? Invest in your current workforce.  

COMMENTARY | Retaining IT talent requires more than just competitive pay and defined career paths. 




A glimpse at the ‘human-machine partnership’  

Lots has been said about the ways in which artificial intelligence may augment employees’ work. But first, local governments will need to successfully manage the learning curve.