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Public Health
City of Alameda’s Parking Program Keeps the Unhoused Safe

Municipalities across the U.S. are grappling with how to provide services and shelter for the unhoused in their communities. The City of Alameda collaborated with Village of Love to provide an innovative safe parking site and one-stop-shop for human and housing services.

Improving Relationships Between Law Enforcement and Your Community: Two Tested Examples

Hear from 2020 Innovation Award winners City of Virginia Beach and Village of Bayside as they share how they are working to improve the relationship between law enforcement and their communities in this video webinar.

Innovation & Culture
Some Good Local Government News

The Alliance for Innovation presents SGLGN, bringing you positive news stories from local governments around the world. A production of Slate Communications.

Innovation & Culture
Innovator's Journey Podcast

Our monthly 20-minute episodes highlight issues that are important to us ranging from crisis communications to affordable housing.

Upcoming Events

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  • 2020 Government IT Symposium

    Register now for the virtual 2020 Government IT Symposium! 85+ hours of carefully curated content addressing critical and timely issues for multi-function, multi-sector government audiences. Plus, fantastic keynotes, networking & discussion. AFI members receive an exclusive registration discount!

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The Alliance & its partners offer a wide variety of workshops tailormade to your need to help build your organizational capacity.

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Connect With A Network of Innovators

The Alliance for Innovation connects local government thought-leaders through online discussion, in-person networking and events. Learn from your peers and share your own stories.

Discover New Research & Resources

The Alliance for Innovation strives to be the premier resource for emerging practices.

Premiere Research

The Alliance for Innovation spurs innovation by disseminating information on emerging practices to local governments.

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Resources for You & Your Team

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