Author: Rasheeda Senger

How Miami Helps Residents Afford Quality Health Care

In 2016, the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics reported that spending on prescription drugs in the United States rose 12% from 2015 rates. While the future of healthcare remains uncertain at the federal level, city leaders must continue to provide their residents with access to the resources they need. Last week, the City of Miami,

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We Can Help Your Residents Repair Service Lines – And Help Your City in the Process. Here’s How.

Many people believe that when their water or sewer service lines leak, break or clog, the repair is either the responsibility of the City or covered by their homeowner’s insurance. Unfortunately, neither is the case. Myths about the cause of service line failures are common. Many people believe that their service lines will never fail

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What Cities Need to Conquer Opioid and Prescription Abuse

Cities across the country are increasingly affected by the opioid crisis. Here’s our comprehensive roundup of the programs supported by NLC and the Obama Administration in fighting prescription drug and heroin abuse. Many families are struggling with opioid and prescription drug abuse. It is not a topic often brought up in family conversations or that

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