The wealthy Virginia county outside Washington, D.C., has been free of the nasty political environment home to its neighbors – until now. Causing the controversy is a proposed streetcar, which nearly a dozen cities are building.
Thanks to recent revenue increases, some states are unfreezing public workers’ pay for the first time since before the recession. But looking at pay levels rather than total compensation hides a great deal of the story.
Fleet resources are among the most important assets to serve our citizens and businesses. Building inspections, snow removal, garbage collection, and the daily business of constituent services do not happen without a safe, secure, well maintained, and connected fleet.