The Secret Benefits of Sharing Government Services

Online article in Governing magazine that discusses the benefits of sharing, and suggests that costs savings may not result from shared services.

Available online: http://www.governing.com/columns/public-money/gov-shared-government-services.html

It is included in the CJS Resource Library under the categories listed below. Select a link to find other resources in that category.

  • Fiscal and Service Issues: Sharing services may not save money in the traditional sense. But it does create flexibility and a bit more certainty in the increasingly uncertain world of local government finance.

 
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  • Fiscal and Service Implications / Phase Two: Sharing services may not save money in the traditional sense. But it does create flexibility and a bit more certainty in the increasingly uncertain world of local government finance.