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Institute Resources to Explain Local Government and Its Processes
Agencies Don't Have to Re-Invent the Wheel


Looking for a cost effective way to explain core aspects of local agency operations and decision-making processes? The answer is at your keyboard.

The Institute’s “Local Government Basics” resources enable local agencies to offer plain language explanations of core concepts in local government. The Institute welcomes links to these resources from agency websites.

Check out the resources at right as examples of ways your agency can explain local government to the public, the media, leadership academies, candidates for local office and newly elected officials. Many are also available in Spanish.

These are just examples of the resources available to local officials through the Institute’s website.  Keep exploring to find more.

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