The COVID-19 global pandemic has caused many government agencies to limit their operations. Beyond the urgent need to establish telecommuting for government employees, state and local governments have opportunities to approach problems within government proactively. During this time of crisis, government agencies have various opportunities to make strategic decisions and kick-start initiatives that could position them as leaders in their respective areas. In a few years, they may be upheld as agencies that not only crafted a timely and effective response to COVID-19, but also considered the long-term repercussions beyond the pandemic.
Guidehouse experts have examined 16 categories of services provided by state and local governments, and identified the impacts and various strategic opportunities for each of these categories. Download our guide for a review of these impacts, opportunities and considerations for your area of government.