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Interstate Bike/Foot highway

We should create an interstate Bike/Foot highway system. Currently in Maine, we are converting no longer used railway infrastructure into foot and bike paths to link together communities all along the coast of Maine. This road system is independent of the existing road infrastructure, takes travelers through senic areas, all while being free from worry about car traffic bearing down on them, or being pushed off the ...more »

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Campaign: Strategic Planning and Budgeting

Decentralized Infrastructure Prioritization

Create a site where individuals identify infrastructure in need of repair. The site would allow them to include quantitative information and pictures. Others can click and verify the photos and data. This would reduce the need to pay people to identify infrastructure problems and would make individuals more aware of infrastructure

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Promote Bicycle Usage with Infrastructure Investments and Tax Credits

Since the middle of the 20th Century, the United States has become a largely suburban nation with massive road networks dependent on auto transport. This infrastructure creates a series of problems: 1) Ongoing needs for enormous investments in road construction and maintenance 2) Tens of thousands of annual traffic deaths, plus many more injuries 3) Billions of dollars in lost productivity from time that workers spend ...more »

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Campaign: Training and Development

Creating an Infrastructure/Matrix to Organize Training, Skills, Resources in 4 Stages to Transition to Open Government Effective

How do we get from Here to There? Transition: from Crisis to Resilience. I am suggesting that: 1- as a group of practitioners with so many techniques, methods, tools, the strongest, smartest position we could present to the Open Government initiative would be to create and infrastructure, a matrix which organizes the the various technologies as to when they are effective/appropriate, for whom. The question we can address ...more »

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Campaign: New Tools and Technologies

The Undercover Web

For all anyone knows this might already be being done. If it's not it could save the government a lot of money when it comes time to build the next version of the web. The current system uses IP addresses formatted in such a way that the root servers can pretty much look through something akin to a phone book to determine the address the user is looking for. These addresses are based on a very specific format. Anything ...more »

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