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Town of Warwick (population 32065)

Name of service/government operation: dpw service to village of greenwood lake

Form of sharing: town provides service to the village of greenwood lake

Services affected: village dpw

Year started: 2008/2009

Partners: village of greenwood lake

Primary goal(s)/motivation(s): save money and increase efficiency

What planning process preceded the sharing? meetings of boards

What governance structures and/or agreements are required to maintain this agreement? contract, dpw deputy commissioner consults with village mayor . town and village set goals

Challenges: trust

Benefits: saved village money, improved service to both town and village residents

Impact on labor: reduced staff through increased efficiency

Impact on service: better service

Key contact: warwick town supervisor,