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Laura Hagg

Integrating and welcoming refugees

I am the project director for ICMA's local economic development program in Jordan and would welcome the opportunity to hear about cities' experiences in welcoming and integrating refugees - particularly in the area of changes in service delivery and integrating... View answers and respond

Change Management Citizen Engagement Community Relations Economic Development International Development Sustainability

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Curry Clifford

Good processes for developing organizational values in a government setting

I am about to embark here in my municipality ( 90,000 pop ) on designing a project that will lead to employee created organizational values.I’ve done a little research, spoken to staff in other municipalities about this, and would appreciate... View answers and respond

Organizational Culture Organizational Development Strategic Planning

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Curry Clifford

How to conduct an office space needs assessment

I am looking to find the methodology/questions that municipalities ask when determining their office space needs.I realize that this is typically done by a consultant (usually an architect) but in our case, I (who am not) have been asked. I've... View answers and respond

Budgeting Facilities Maintenance

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Mark Abeles-Allison

Enterprise Fund Budgeting

I am looking for some tips / resources on enterprise fund budgeting. I understand the difference between the funds but am getting some feedback from enterprise fund managers that they should not be held to the same budgeting expectations... View answers and respond

Finance and Budgeting

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Brian Chapman

Employer Sponsored Health Clinic Employee Interest Survey

For those of you that have an employer sponsored health clinic for your employees, what employee engagement activities did you utilize to gain employee insight, buy in or support? Did you use employee focus groups or an interest survey? If... View answers and respond

Active Living Benefits Employee Surveys Health

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Rafael Baptista

Fleet Preventative Maintenance Checklists

Do any communities have checklists of of tasks that their mechanic's must complete when doing Preventive Maintenance? I am doing a project for a local government that is interested in creating such a checklist for its mechanics. Thank you Rafael... View answers and respond

Buildings and Grounds Facilities Maintenance Fleets

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Jamie Gwynn

Videographer Charging Too Much

Does anyone have a really detailed RFP for Videographers? My township pays way too much to a videographer who uses technical jargon to explain why he has to work countless hours rewiring things and such, and it's fishy to... View answers and respond

Contracts Ethics Legal Issues Management

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Timothy McLean

RFP's for Assessing Services

The Village of Jonesville is in the final stages of incorporation as a Home Rule City in Michigan. Consequently, we will have to take on the added service of Assessing. Our plan is to contract for assessing services. I was... View answers and respond

Service Delivery

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Patricia Himelberger

Licensing Town Logo

Has any municipality licensed its adopted town logo (not seal) for retail merchandising? View answers and respond

Arts and Culture Outsourcing Partnerships Procurement

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M. Fitzgibbon

Paid On-Call Fire Fighters

Does your municipality have paid on-call fire fighters? If yes, how many do you have and what is the pay? View answers and respond

Council-Manager Form of Government Employee Surveys Fire

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