Working Remotely: A Guide for the Public Sector

Rob Roque
Elizabeth Fu

While some state and local governments have allowed employees to work remotely for years, many are now being thrust into a remote work environment as a result of COVID-19 response. Employees who are used to easy access to physical resources are now faced with make-shift operations at home. These rapid transitions to remote work are proving their own challenges to public sector operations and technology requirements. This report contains a checklist of items for governments to consider when supporting remote workers. Items were selected based on general public sector requirements.