fire services

October 6, 2015 - 8:00am
At the first meeting of the Intergovernmental Cooperation Council's "Shared Services and Cooperation Work Group" – formed at the suggestion of the Forum and the Greater Milwaukee Committee in the spring of 2011 – participants focused on service...
December 27, 2013 - 8:00am
As the new year approaches, it’s time again for the Forum to reflect on its past year of public policy research and to announce its list of top five research findings for the year. Last year’s list included findings on quality ratings for Milwaukee...
November 26, 2013 - 8:45am
Service sharing among local governments has been a prominent item on the Forum’s research agenda since the summer of 2011, when we helped form a “Shared Services and Cooperation Work Group” for Milwaukee County’s Intergovernmental Cooperation...
September 12, 2013 - 8:00am
Today, the Forum releases its latest report on local government shared services: an examination of three potential scenarios for creating a consolidated fire department to serve the cities of Cudahy, South Milwaukee and St. Francis.  We find...