Newton's Wi-Fi recognized as a "Bright Idea".

   The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the John F. Kennedy School of GovernmentHarvard University recognized 111 innovative government initiatives as Bright Ideas. This year’s cohort hails from all levels of government—including school districts, county, city, state, and federal agencies as well as public-private partnerships—and demonstrates a creative range of solutions to issues such as urban and rural degradation, environmental problems, and the academic achievement of students. Programs were evaluated and selected by a team of policy experts from academic and public sectors.

Learn more about the award and the program in this Press Release.

Complete listing of all 2012 Bright Ideas recipients.