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    • Shared Services as a Response to Government Fragmentation 

      Walzer, Norman; Plasch, Cory Poris (Illinois Municipal Policy Journal, 2016)
      Substantial support exists for the notion that institutional fragmentation and duplication is adding to the cost of government in Illinois. Several other states are actively encouraging local government to adopt innovative ...
    • Sycamore Economic Development Playbook 

      Evans, Mim; Blanke, Andy (Northern Illinois University Center for Government Studies, 2021-08-26)
      This report was prepared in conjunction with the City of Sycamore 2021 Comprehensive Plan Update: https://commons.lib.niu.edu/handle/10843/24303 Information gathered during the comprehensive planning process along with input ...
    • Unemployment, Labor Force Participation and the Illinois Work Force 

      Walzer, Norman; Harger, Brian (Northern Illinois University Center for Government Studies, 2016)
      The relatively slow economic recovery in Illinois following the 2009 recession has been a frequent topic of debate among policymakers, business leaders, and the news media, with each group judging the state’s performance ...
    • Woodstock Illinois Age-Friendly Livable Community Action Plan 

      Evans, Mim; Blanke, Andy; Walzer, Norman (Northern Illinois University Center for Government Studies, 2021-06)
      The City of Woodstock has a vision for an age-friendly future: Age-friendly Woodstock, Illinois is widely recognized as a warm, welcoming vibrant community offering lifelong opportunity and enrichment for youth and adults ...