Local Government

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πŸ”—https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/19/world/coronavirus-update-cases.html
California Governor Orders All Residents to Stay Home

πŸ”— https://docs.google.com/document/d/19MrE7NpcZs6h_FtFgchjlvtBBMFqDxTby4XWqn-ji3g/mobilebasic

πŸ”— https://github.com/it-at-m/cove-frontend City of Munich's open source web application for managing Coronavirus patients in quarantine, supporting ppl in calling them to check up on their health regularly

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home
New York State Department of Health: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/covid/covid-19-main.page
New York City Department of Health guidance regarding COVID-19.

https://strategyofthings.io/covid19-framework
Smart city collaboration framework for COVID-19 response: Best practices, use cases and solutions that others are using.


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See also:

πŸ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/government

Resources and Guidance

Worldwide


Global Pandemic Prediction Dashboard

πŸŒπŸ”—https://pandemic.metaculus.com/dashboard
Aggregated forecasts on critical COVID-19 questions for local governments including global epidemiology, testing and tracking, medical interventions, government policy, economy and business, social and political impact, and clinical science.

International City/County Management Association (ICMA)

πŸŒπŸ”—https://icma.org/coronavirus-crisis-response-resources-your-community
Resources to support local governments including local governance, leadership, service delivery, and relief resources.

COVID-19: Local Government Response and Resource Bank

πŸŒπŸ”—https://medium.com/@WhatWorksCities/covid-19-local-government-response-and-resource-bank-df47e38791ba
Resources for Local Government from the What Works Cities Network & Others


USA


CDC Community Mitigation Framework

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/community-mitigation-strategy.pdf
Document from the US CDC with guidelines for local communities developing COVID-19 mitigation strategies. Guidance is not specific to the US.

COVID-19: A Frontline Guide for Local Decision

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.covidlocal.org/-Makers
Based on existing guidance from U.S. and global authorities, public health research findings, and lessons observed from countries that have been battling COVID-19 since January 2020, This guide provides an initial seven-point strategic framework for state, city, and local leaders.


UK


LGA Coronavirus Resources

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://www.local.gov.uk/our-support/coronavirus-information-councils
General lists of resources for Local Councils on Coronavirus

LGA FAQs

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://www.local.gov.uk/our-support/coronavirus-information-councils/covid-19-faqs#proc
Very helpful FAQs document for local councillors with questions including "who is responsible for PPE"etc

Cooperative Councils Innovation Network

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://mailchi.mp/aad1eee48807/april-2020-ccin-update?e=d31936c87b
A set of case studies and examples of local councils innovating in response to Coronavirus

Example of a local Government Hub Page

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://www.lambeth.gov.uk/coronavirus-covid-19
Lambeth Council Response example page


Improvement Service - Covid-19: good council practice

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://www.improvementservice.org.uk/covid-19-support-for-councils/covid-19-good-council-practice
A collection of case studies showing how councils in Scotland have rapidly created innovative solutions to new problems, and collaborated with communities and other organisations throughout the crisis

EU


eu πŸ”— https://www.espon.eu/collecting-experiences-and-evidence-local-and-regional-responses-covid19?fbclid=IwAR2sWZw_IUCs-QCVz7WArCUP6G9L-O91jB_N8j2_o31Ep5GU_t-pmakbXwo
Collecting experiences and evidence on local and regional responses to COVID-19

Registers of Mutual Aid Groups

See also: https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/mutual-aid-groups


πŸŒπŸ”— redaktor.ushahidi.io
Map of all COVID-19 initiatives

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://www.policecoders.org/home/covid-19/communities
The collective list of all communities supporting and volunteering across the UK

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ”—https://covidmutualaid.org/
COVID-19 Mutual Aid UK

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.mutualaidhub.org/
Mutual Aid Hub - (Anti-virus warning may pop-up)

Tools for Local Government

See also:

πŸ”—https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/remote

Conferencing for Government Meetings

πŸ”—https://civictech.guide/listing/conferencing-for-government-meetings/
Civic Tech Field Guide comparing teleconference platforms from a government perspective.