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Town of Woodhull (population 1719)

Name of service/government operation: Tuscarora, Woodhull, Troupsburg Senior Citizens

Form of sharing: money, facilities

Services affected: Senior Citizen

Year started: pre-2000

Partners: 3 townships

Primary goal(s)/motivation(s): Provide an active organization for the senior citizen population in our neighboring town

What planning process preceded the sharing? separate organizations

What governance structures and/or agreements are required to maintain this agreement? each of 3 town board commits to an annual budget item to contribute to. meetings held in Woodhull

Challenges: large population requires large space and setup for the Town of Woodhull to provide

Benefits: Bigger and better group dynamics, trips, population to communicate

Impact on budget: monthly space allocations and setup, 2000 donation per town

Impact on labor: custodial staff for one town has cleanup/setup

Impact on service: allows seniors to have a better organization to be proud of, and a bigger impact on key events and issues that impact them.

Key contact: they elect a board