As director of solutions at Esri, Damian Spangrud focuses on making the science of location intelligence understandable and actionable. We asked him to share his insights on geospatial infrastructure, artificial intelligence, COVID-19, and real-time data....

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Happy National Public Works Week! In honor of the workers who provide essential services in our communities, here are seven fascinating facts about public works. 1. The first electric street lamps were used in Paris...

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As part of a blight initiative spanning several departments, the City of Augusta, Georgia, is using Cityworks and ArcGIS to address blight in the community. "Some of the challenges that, quite frankly, pose great opportunities...

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For all of us, the past few months have been hard. It is a rarity when the word “all” includes the entire world. I am hopeful that, by the time you read this, the worst...

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It’s our collective responsibility to ensure worker safety and protect customer well-being while delivering essential services during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Cityworks, with ArcGIS and partner tools and solutions, can help your organization reprioritize...

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We reached out to customers to find out how they are leveraging Cityworks to keep their communities safe in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. From taking important city services online to transitioning staff to...

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This is an unprecedented time. And yet, communities and leaders are adapting to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic while still delivering services. How can your organization claim FEMA reimbursements for work done to mitigate this crisis?...

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COVID-19 has changed the way we live and work. Social distancing policies and work-from-home strategies are uncharted territory for many municipal and utility organizations. How can you protect employees working on the front lines of...

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What if? It’s a question that’s often posed but rarely answered. For Spotsylvania County Utilities Department, however, the answer to a Friday afternoon “what if” conversation resulted in an innovative process for handling the department's...

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There may be no city in America that loves trees more than Philadelphia. More than 10 percent of Philadelphia’s land area—16 square miles—is home to the largest managed urban park system in the world. With...

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