Government transparency: Gainesville takes the leap

email inbox of Gainesville, Fla., Mayor Edward Braddy

Politicians often devote a part of their campaigns to pledging increased transparency in their administrations; citizens desire it as an important part of keeping their representatives accountable. When government is truly transparent, it helps answer questions of how taxpayer money … Continue reading

Venco Venturo Announces New Distributorship with Truck and Equipment Repair of Texas (TER Texas)

TER Texas 2014

CINCINNATI, Ohio (November 5, 2014) – Venco Venturo Industries LLC announced today the addition of Truck and Equipment Repair of Texas, of Conroe, TX, to its distributor network.  Truck and Equipment Repair of Texas (TER Texas) will offer the Venco … Continue reading

Public-private partnerships for IT services

Ashley Smith IT Manager

For nearly a decade, public policy advocacy groups have highlighted the value of public-private partnerships for government entities. Although this approach was first used for large capital improvement projects, forward-thinking municipalities are realizing that the complexity and rapid pace of … Continue reading

Contract Documents for America’s Infrastructure


EJCDC Releases First Standard Public-Private Partnership Agreement in US  EJCDC recently released the first standard public- private partnership (P3) contract document in the United States prepared by an impartial, professional, non-profit organization, the EJCDC® P3-508, Public-Private Partnership Agreement. As a … Continue reading