NACo's Economic Development practice area supports county leaders seeking to develop and implement creative, innovative, locally driven strategies that will foster economic growth and ensure long-term county resiliency. Within this practice area, NACo convenes public- and private-sector stakeholders, produces special reports, develops webinars and podcasts, facilitates peer learning and hosts workshops and roundtable events.
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Economic Development Sponsors
NACo's Justice and Public Safety practice area provides technical assistance to counties through educational programming on a range of issues addressing local corrections systems from pre-trial services to local re-entry initiatives. These programs are dedicated to assisting counties with exploring opportunities for efficient and effective use of public dollars.
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Justice and Public Safety Sponsors
NACo's Cyber for Counties tackles the critical issue of county cyber security. As county computer networks become increasingly subject to hacker attacks, NACo Immediate Past President Chris Rodgers identified cyber security as a major initiative in his term. He appointed a task force to educate NACo member counties about the scope of the problem and provide them with resources, information and programming to address the emerging threat..
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Cyber for Counties Sponsors
NACo’s Healthy Counties Initiative aims to enhance public/private partnerships in local health delivery, improve individual and community health, and assist counties to effectively implement federal health reform. The initiative engages county officials and private sector partners across the country.
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Health Counties Initiative Sponsors