July 2, 2020 | News

State Releases New Map on Broadband Availability; Efforts Continue to Modernize Connectivity

Drive up I-16 towards Atlanta and try to have a business cell phone conversation, and it's guaranteed your call will get dropped at least once. Try to download a new software in Vidalia, and hope for the best, while your fingers tap the top of your desk. The issue of the lack of sufficient broadband coverage outside the Atlanta metro area is well known to both residents and businesses across the rest of state.

June 30, 2020 | News

Carl Vinson Institute Webinars Help Decision-makers Navigate Unprecedented Challenges

Recognizing how the COVID-19 pandemic could erode local government finances, the Carl Vinson Institute of Government immediately began sharing technical expertise to provide effective assistance.

June 29, 2020 | Spotlight
Leaders in local and state government, economic development and education attended the free Navigating Fiscal Crisis webinar series the Institute created this spring to provide expert information and easy-to-use tools for coping with pandemic-related challenges.

Institute webinars help decisionmakers navigate unprecedented challenges

Hundreds of community leaders throughout Georgia gained tools to address pandemic-related economic and budgetary challenges and plan long-term recovery through Institute's free Navigating Fiscal Crisis webinar series.