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Village of Wampsville (population 543)

Name of service/government operation: Town of Lenox

Form of sharing: Codes Enforcement, Assessment and Dog Control

Year started: unknown

Partners: Village of Wampsville/Town of Lenox

Primary goal(s)/motivation(s): To provide these needed services to village residents at a low cost and the most cost effective way without employee benefits costs.

What planning process preceded the sharing? There is no planning process

What governance structures and/or agreements are required to maintain this agreement? Codes Enforcement agreement is done on a yearly basis. Assessment and Dog Control fall under the responsibility of the township.

Challenges: This has worked very well in the past.

Benefits: Provides much needed services to the village residents at a very low cost without having to encumber the costs of additional village employees.

Impact on budget: Very low impact on the budget.

Impact on labor: No impact on Labor.

Impact on service: The village receives very good services from the Town of Lenox.

Key contact: Sandra A. Eaton - Mayor