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Village of Lyons (population 3619)

Name of service/government operation: Joint Facility - Town,Village,School,

Form of sharing: Maintence/storage of vehicles, gas supply repairs & inspec. vehicles

Services affected: Fleets

Year started: 2001

Partners: Town, School, Village

Primary goal(s)/motivation(s): house and maintain all vehicles owned by village,town,school, gas for all vehicles, store salt and equipment currently not in use

What planning process preceded the sharing? joint committee reviewed for 2-3 years savings and uses of the facility

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

Challenges: none

Benefits: shared costs - utilities and maintenance of facility , vehicle inspections

Impact on budget: reduction in costs by at least 1/2 to Village

Impact on labor: n/a