DCA Commissioner Grifa Testifies on Service Sharing Partnerships

By Michael Aron
DCA Commissioner Lori Grifa told the Assembly Environment Committee one obstacle to forming service sharing partnerships is that 194 towns are part of the civil service system and 372 are not so their rules for hiring and firing don’t mesh.  Senate President Steve Sweeney says civil service rules need to be streamlined and modernized but that a town shouldn’t be able to opt completely out of a system that protects municipal workers from arbitrary political leaders.

Vodpod videos no longer available.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s