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June 27, 2019
Not more than 10 years ago, the City of Hudson government was largely paper-dependent, often requiring citizens to come into our offices to fill out forms, pay utilities, and sign up for programs. Over the years, Hudson has increased its focus on technology to make City government more transparent and easier to access for everyone.
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February 13, 2019
The Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) named Hudson, Ohio, a Top7 Intelligent Community of 2019. The global Top7 list includes communities from the United States, Canada, Australia, and Taiwan. One of these communities will be named the Intelligent Community of the Year at the ICF Summit in June.
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January 25, 2019
On Wednesday, January 23, Hudson City Manager Jane Howington, Chief Innovation Officer Paul Leedham, Chief Economic Officer Jim Stifler, and Community Relations Manager Rhonda Kadish delivered the 2019 State of the City Address.
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November 30, 2018
At the 2018 Annual Business Awards, the City of Hudson and the Hudson Chamber of Commerce were pleased to host keynote speaker Jon Pinney, Managing Partner of Kohrman Jackson & Krantz LLP, who spoke about creating an innovation economy. Click "read more" to watch the video.
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October 31, 2018
On Thursday, October 25, in Hamilton, Ontario, Hudson was named to the Smart21 Communities of 2019 by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF). Hudson is one of just four U.S. cities in next year’s Smart21. This is the second year in a row that Hudson has received this honor.
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October 26, 2018
Last night, Hudson was named one of the Intelligent Community Forum's Smart21 Communities of 2019 at the live ceremony in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Hudson is one of just four cities in the United States to be recognized.
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September 14, 2018
The Intelligent Community Forum released a comprehensive ranking of intelligent communities grouped by population. Hudson ranked 10th among cities with populations under 50,000. Hudson was one of only four U.S. cities to be in the top 10.
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August 17, 2018
With strong experience in operations, accounting, and administration, and a passion for delivering exceptional customer service, Customer Experience Ambassador Maureen Reich has the skills and knowledge needed to take care of the Velocity Broadband customers and daily operations.
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July 25, 2018
Hudson's Chief Broadband Officer (CBO) Will Ersing, a Hudson native, utilizes his 14 years of IT experience to manage the City of Hudson's fiber-optic broadband service Velocity Broadband. Ersing was an integral part of building the service from the ground up, and in turn securing Hudson's spot as one of Ohio's first Gigabit cities.
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July 6, 2018
The 40th annual Hudson Junior Invitational Golf Tournament held at the end of June hosted the top boys and girls from around the world at the Country Club of Hudson, and brought visitors to Hudson from four countries and ten states.
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