In this special supplement of the January 2021 issue of PM magazine, local government leaders react to the challenges of 2020 and share their tips to adapt in 2021.

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Civic Unrest

Kurt Wilson, local government advocate, researcher, and educator

Addressing Racial, Structural, and Systemic Inequities

Siri Russell, director of equity and inclusion, Albemarle County, Virginia

Economic Restoration

Sheryl D. Bailey, PhD, visiting professor of practice, School of Public and International Affairs, Virginia Tech

The Future of Work

Paul Martin, city manager (chief executive), London Boroughs of Wandsworth and Richmond

Leading Through Disruption

Tanisha R. Briley, city manager, Gaithersburg, Maryland

Police Governance and Service Delivery

George A. Perez, division chief, Miami-Dade Police Department

Threats and Emergencies

Jay Gonzalez, PhD, Mayor George Christopher Professor of Public Administration, Golden Gate University

Strength to Power Through the Unprecedented: A Poem in Tribute to 2020 and Beyond

Renée N. Wilson, MPA, grants and governmental affairs manager, Miami Lakes, Florida

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