government

March 12, 2014 - 9:00am
A new report by the American Public Transit Association reveals that U.S. transit ridership in 2013 rose to its highest level since 1956. APTA found that rail systems did particularly well, with subways, heavy rail, light rail, and commuter rail all...
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...
October 8, 2013 - 8:00am
There’s a concept in economics known as a multiplier, which basically says that the initial impact of some action induces a secondary effect that may be even larger than that initial impact. Like a ripple effect.  The same principle applies to...