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You Just Got Elected! Now What?

With a lot of hard work (or some miracle) you just got elected to a municipal office in New York. Navigating the ins and outs of government service is a daunting task. Here are a few recommendations to help you get started. Be teachable. There is a lot you don’t know. Be humble enough to understand…

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The Public Service Commission Just Notified Us of an Article 10 Solar Project in Our Town. Now What?

The rumors started about a year ago. Reports that a developer was entering into solar energy agreements with the local farmers. As the Town Supervisor, you were approached by a developer about four months ago to meet about a proposed solar energy project. You and other town officials met with them and they talked about…