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…


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…