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LWVUS Privatization Study

Introduction to the Study

Scope of the Privatization Study: The purpose of this study is to identify those parameters and policy issues to be considered in connection with proposals to transfer federal, state or local government services, assets and/or functions to the private sector. It will review the stated goals and the community impact of such transfers, and identify strategies to ensure transparency, accountability, and preservation of the common good.

Consensus Meeting

The LWVCC membership consensus meeting will be on Wednesday, March 21st at 9:30 am (9:00 am for coffee) at 384 Hayward Mills Road, Concord. Members of the committee will make brief presentations and then discussion will follow with the goal of reaching a local consensus on the questions listed below.

Background Materials

Consensus Questions

Study Materials from LWVUS

Click here for study materials available from the LWVUS website (members only)