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Innovation & Culture
Scenario Planning for Anxious Times

When you have no idea what your future will be, how can you plan? Here’s a 6-step process to get clear and get ready.

Public Health
During This Crisis Cities Must Think and Act Dramatically Differently

Government acting alone cannot solve the COVID-19 pandemic crisis. We must encourage and challenge our residents to unleash their many talents to help their community cope with this crisis.

Housing & Community Development
Innovator's Journey: Tom Bonfield and Durham's Affordable Housing Strategy

The Alliance for Innovation spoke with Tom Bonfield, City Manager of Durham, NC, about the city’s affordable housing strategy

Housing & Community Development
“Connect. Support. House.” San Diego’s Strategy to Reduce Homelessness

Transforming Local Government presenter, The City of San Diego, CA, shares how their "Connect. Support. House." strategy has helped to acknowledge and reduce homelessness in their community.

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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

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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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