Joint Committee on City-County Collaboration (Chicago & Cook County, IL)

Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel launched a committee to examine the potential for the city of Chicago and Cook County, Illinois to combine efforts to reduce costs, streamline resident interactions, and enhance service provisions between the two vicinities.

Government Efficiency and Management Performance Review (State of Colorado)

Upon taking office, Colorado Governor Bill Ritter Jr. sought effective and modern ways to improve state government operations, and subsequently launched the Colorado Government Efficiency and Management (GEM) Performance Review to outline potential efficiency improvements within the Colorado government.

Transition Report (City of Philadelphia, PA)

The Kenney Transition Report was commissioned by Philadelphia Mayor-elect Jim Kenney to prepare for his transition period into office. The mayor’s mission in creating the committees was to ensure that suggested recommendations fostered an accountable, accessible government.