Each year the Division of Local Government Services issues a checklist of Municipal Best Practices for efficiency and cost-cutting, and we are proud to say many of our model laws and proposals make the cut!
How does your score? Municipalities must receive a certain score to receive all their state aid. Take a look at the list below, download last last years report here, and make a proposal on any items that are missing. Make sure if a town reported last year "prospective" that they followed through and implemented the cost-cutting reform. The Citizens Campaign offers several solutions that are on the list including:
For more information about the Municipal Best Practices Inventory, visit the Division of Local Government Services website.