The 12-week career enhancement program is funded by federal money that the city of Sacramento received under the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.
Nine of California's 58 counties were winners this year in the 18th Annual Digital Counties Survey, conducted by the Center for Digital Government and published annually by Government Technology magazine. Generally, they exhibited a focus on planning and were underway on initiatives that proved vital when the COVID-19 pandemic took hold.
The awards recognize California state and local government and education organizations for their contributions in IT. All government and education officials, executives and staff in California are invited to submit nominations.