As a candidate for Mayor, I am proposing that that the City of Tallahassee create a new Office of Civic Innovation. My aim will be to present this concept to the new City Commission after the upcoming election. This new office will have the opportunity to become a place where bold ideas are championed throughout city government.
Tallahassee would not be alone in this effort as many cities have created such offices to search out ways local government can be more efficient, environmentally friendly, creative, and nimble in how they respond to rapidly changing technologies. I believe such an office can not only advance the interests of the community, but also save taxpayers money.Read More