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Civic Innovation Lab

November 1, 2018, 6am PDT
The city seeks to incubate creative ideas in the public interest.
The Boston Globe
Blog post
November 12, 2014, 10am PST
The recent growth in civic innovation in city halls throughout the country has led to taxpayer investment in private sector organizations addressing social issues, but do these programs really lead to tangible, broad, citizen benefit?
Maayan Dembo
October 28, 2013, 8am PDT
One of Bob Filner's better ideas during his short time as mayor was to establish a Civic and Urban Initiatives program, a think tank to spur innovation and civic engagement. Thankfully this program will outlive Filner's disgraceful departure.
Voice of San Diego