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KCStat: A True Partnership Means Growing Together

Kansas City, Missouri is well known as a leader in city performance and has a reputation for using data to achieve their goals. In 2018, the city received Silver Certification from What Works Cities..

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Your dashboard means nothing.

Yes, I said it. Forget your dashboard. Your dashboard isn’t the most important thing. “BUT WAIT!” You may be saying to yourself, or your loved ones, “don’t you sell dashboards?!?!”

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Entirely Justified: Why Font Matters

A font says a lot about a person or a company. For example, if you’re using Papyrus you are very obviously longing for a different time, hoping to inspire change through an organic return to nature.

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Release Notes Roundup: August

At mySidewalk we are always working hard to improve our software and make your life easier. We’re constantly baking up features and enhancements, big and small, and we want to make sure you get them.

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A Prescription for Healing: The Navajo County CHIP Story

Everyone Deserves to Be Healthy Navajo County is located in the northern part of Arizona. A primarily rural county that’s larger than the state of Maryland, it is home to parts of the Hopi Indian.

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Monrovia, CA Is Reaching Fire and Rescue Goals With mySidewalk

What gets measured gets managed. With its roots dating to a small, all volunteer department founded in 1906 (later formalized as a City Department in 1910), Monrovia Fire & Rescue now serves the.

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On Power and Pigeons: State Health Data Portals Ranked

I’ve spent the last 15 minutes or so debating in my head whether the term is HOMING pigeon or HONING pigeon. On one hand, homing makes sense because you are letting the pigeon go only to come home.

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Performance Improvement: How to Set the Right Emergency Response Goals

An unfortunate reality of emergency response is that your response time will never be “fast enough.” No matter how fast your crew is, to those in the middle of an emergency, you can always be faster..

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Release Notes Roundup: July

At mySidewalk we are always working hard to improve our software and make your life easier. We’re constantly baking up features and enhancements, big and small, and we want to make sure you get them.

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City of Dayton launches interactive Opportunity Zone dashboard

  The City of Dayton is launching a new, interactive dashboard highlighting the city's Opportunity Zones. The dashboard will allow entrepreneurs, developers, and investors to learn about Dayton's.

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NFPA and mySidewalk to develop Community Risk Assessment tool

May 16, 2019 - mySidewalk is pleased to announce a strategic collaboration with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the leading information and knowledge resource on fire, electrical,.

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mySidewalk Introduces Drawing Tools

Starting today, you can create a custom boundary directly in mySidewalk using our Drawing Tool feature. When we asked our customers what more they want from mySidewalk, they said that they wanted to.

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