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Town of Geneseo (population 10483)

Name of service/government operation: Geneseo Highway Department

Form of sharing: winter road management with regard to snow and ice removal on county roads

Services affected: Highway

Year started: unknown

Partners: Town of Geneseo the County of Livingston

Primary goal(s)/motivation(s): To save on equipment costs

What planning process preceded the sharing? development of an IMU

What governance structures and/or agreements are required to maintain this agreement? IMU

Challenges: agreeing on a cost per mile for towns to receive for plowing county roads in their jurisdiction

Benefits: saves the county needing a fleet and provides funding to cover the associated costs.

Impact on budget: neutral

Impact on labor: neutral

Impact on service: Positive, town and county roads are plowed by the same crew

Key contact: will wadsworth supervisor town of geneseo