Shared Services – May 2014

Discussion outline

Shared Services Resources provided byMatt Parmentier, (from the firm of Edgarton, ST. Peter, Petak & Rosenfeldt in Fond du Lac, WI).  Matt’s document includes an overview and several exhibits with examples of shared service agreements, listed below.

Exhibit A – Statutory authority for intergovernmental cooperation
Exhibit B – Simple maintenance agreement between town and county for road maintenance
Exhibit C – More complex agreement between Town of Harrison and Village of Harrison
Exhibit D – Sample Boundary agreement

Local Government Institute of Wisconsin: Local Government Collaboration in Wisconsin: Case Studies

More information on the Local Government Institute Collaboration Case Studies can be found here

Alternatives for the Delivery of Government Services  (pdf), UW-Extension Local Government Center (2001)

Merger of City-Village Services: Best Practices  (pdf).  UW-Extension Local Government Center (2003)