Delivery of Services by Government Entities

Supports Measures to unify the delivery of services under one jurisdiction
Position In Brief: 

Government should be responsible and equitable in delivering services, economical in operation, visible and accessible to all citizens.
 
In order to provide effective and efficient delivery of services, the following criteria should be applied when appropriate to proposals for consolidated or privatized services: 

  • Reduces duplication of services 
  • Provides economies of scale 
  • Protects public health and  safety 
  • Sets geographic boundaries  which are appropriate to the  need for service 
  • Provides benefits that out weigh the costs 
Position History: 

Adopted 1980; Amended 1993, 1994

League to which this content belongs: 
Fresno