The City of Baltimore is among 12 new jurisdictions selected to join the national What Works Cities initiative, supported by Bloomberg Philanthropies.
Every few months, the Good Government Book Club meets to discuss books on government performance, innovation, and improvement.
The City’s OutcomeStat initiative won the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) 2017 Award for Excellence in Government Finance, Management and Service Delivery.
In the aftermath of Freddie Gray’s death and civil unrest that followed, attention quickly turned to the question of how we can expand opportunities for Baltimore’s youth.
Each Fiscal Year, the Bureau of the Budget and Management Research (BBMR) produces an Agency Detail book to provide service-level information on recommended funding levels for the upcoming Fiscal Y
The Baltimore City Council has released its Fiscal 2017 Agency Budget Hearings. Hearings will be held in City Council Chambers at 100 N Holliday St, 4th Floor.
As we dig out from Snowzilla, a lot of people have asked me about how the City budgets for snow removal.
Budget Director reflects on the crisis in Flint, Michigan and how the City of Baltimore's budget process aims to consider reductions with full awareness of programatic tradeoffs.
Most of the time, a budget office is working on three budgets: closing out last year, monitoring this year, and planning for next year.
The term "curse of knowledge" was coined in the Journal of Political Economy by economists Colin Camerer, George Loewenstein, and Martin Weber.