Interlocal Resources

How to Perform a Shared/Consolidation Review

A step guide in performing a shared services feasibility study. Written by Bob Casey, Member of LUARCC and published in NJ Municipalities magazine. Volume 86, No. 5, May 2009.

Interlocal Cooperation Success Stories

NJSSA presentation presented during a 2008 League Conference session (PDF).

Joint Legislative Committee on Government Consolidation and Shared Services

Information on the committee provided on the New Jersey Legislature website.

The Pros and Cons of Sharing Services (PDF)

A copy of the PowerPoint presented during a 2013 NJLM Annual Conference session.

The Relationship of the Cost of Local Government and Municipal Size in New Jersey

A white paper published by the NJLMEF December 2014 (PDF).

Shared Services in School Districts

Created by the New Jersey School Boards Association (NJSBA), an area where school districts can share successful initiatives.

Shared Services and Municipal Efficiencies (PowerPoint)

PowerPoint Presentation by Dr. Marc Holzer, Dean, School of Public Affairs and Administration, Rutgers Universit, Newark, as Testimony to New Jersey Legislature, during a Shared Services Meeting, on August 30, 2006.

Shared Services and Municipal Consolidation: Pursuing Careful Assumptions and Grounded Studies (PDF)

A whitepaper published by the NJLMEF on municipal consolidation.

Shared Services Resources - NJDCA

A listing of resources provided by the NJ Department of Local Government Services; including the cover sheet for submitting agreements to the NJDCA.

Strengthening Relationships through School/Municipal Partnerships (PDF)

Presentation from a 2006 League Conference session.

Q&A with a Shared Services Consultant

Gregory Fehrenbach's answers to basic questions on sharing services.