AlleCode TipLegislative AlertOn TopicSocial MediaTrending Legislative TopicClient StoriesSort By DateTitleDate On Topic Making Happier Cities Can the city we live in, the environment we inhabit, impact who we are or how we feel? Trending Legislative Topic Sign, Sign, Everywhere a Sign In drafting and enforcing sign regulations local governments should be mindful of this case and the Supreme Court's determination that content-based regulation of noncommercial... Social Media Choosing the Right Channel You’ve decided to start using social media to communicate with your citizens, but what channel is the right one to use? We’ve compiled some... eCode Tip Upload Public Documents Upload key public documents to your eCode for greater access and transparency Client Stories Voting Rights: From Cicero to Seneca Falls Rochester & Seneca Falls NY are synonymous with women’s voting rights. But did you know that Cicero NY also played a major role? eCode Tip Go Public Improve transparency and access to information by posting public documents to your eCode using PubDocs™ eCode Tip Multicode Search Search topics across multiple Codes at the same time to see what laws other communities have adopted. Client Stories Overcoming the "fear of the process" to create an efficient, enforceable Code Leacock Township, PA feared that codifying their local laws would be too costly and time consuming. Learn how they were pleasantly surprised. Legislative Alert License to Grill (…and sauté and flambé) The emergence of upscale Food Trucks has raised the level of curbside cuisine—and created new challenges for local governments. Trending Legislative Topic Fireworks: More Bang = More Bucks As consumer demand for fireworks has grown, so has the inclination for states to relax their restrictive laws and lift their bans to allow... On Topic Putting Roads On A Diet To Cure Traffic Congestion Just as people try to get healthier with the Atkins, Paleo, Whole30 and other popular diet regimens, urban streets can be more trim and... Social Media What's Your Policy? Does your community have a social media policy in place? (Spoiler alert: the answer should be yes.) On Topic We Pledge Allegiance…to the Code “Old Glory” has been a proud symbol of our freedom since the American Revolution. But did you know that a formal Code outlining the... eCode Tip Add a Note Create notes anywhere within your eCode that you can make viewable to everyone, a group of staff, or just to yourself. eCode Tip Improve Your "Note Ability" Use eCode360’s Notes tool to help citizens and other users of your online Code stay up to date and informed. Legislative Alert Here Comes the Sun See how some New England communities are adapting their Codes to meet increased local demand for solar energy. Legislative Alert To Burn or Not to Burn? WI municipalities are fired up about health issues related to smoky outdoor furnaces. How can you handle similar challenges? On Topic Reimagining the Future of our Cities What does “the future of cities” mean to you? Whatever your definition, Oscar Boyson’s 20-minute video “The Future of Cities” is thought-provoking as it... Trending Legislative Topic Local Governments Join Medical Marijuana Debate As medical marijuana gains legal traction at the state level, local governments are being challenged to determine what’s best for their communities while honoring... Social Media Getting Social During a Disaster Social media channels, perhaps more than any other communication tool, offer officials at every level of government the most rapid way to reach out... eCode Tip Download Code Sections to View or Edit Code Content Offline! Your Code, is online with eCode360—so what can you do with it next? A great tool to try is eCode’s download feature. Legislative Alert Battling the Zombie Home Apocalypse in Your Neighborhood The Walking Dead? Not quite. But abandoned Zombie Properties can be just as scary for local communities. eCode360 can help you do battle. eCode Tip Email a Link to Your eCode Your online Code, hosted in eCode360, provides a smart and simple way for you to email links to specific sections of your Code. Provide... eCode Tip Create a Desktop Shortcut Since your Code is hosted online, you can enjoy easy access to your Code by creating a shortcut on your PC desktop.