Willow Run, Ypsilanti Schools Could MergeVoters in the Ypsilanti and Willow Run school districts are expected to be asked whether to turn the two southeastern Michigan school systems into one.
Michigan Downtown Conference Consolidates With Building MichiganThe Michigan Downtown Conference planning partners, a coalition of state agencies and statewide nonprofits, has announced it will consolidate its annual conference with the recently rebranded Building Michigan's Communities Conference next spring.
Study: Mich. Could Trim Office Space To Cut CostsAn internal study finds that the state could save millions of dollars by shrinking employee work areas and consolidating space.
Legislature To Affect Local Goverment Draws DebateThe state House approved a measure that critics say allows local governments that are consolidating services, to also eliminate some provisions of collectively bargained contracts.
Snyder Shares Plan For Consolidating GovernmentIn Grand Rapids, Governor Rick Snyder detailed a plan aimed at encouraging regional cooperation and shared services between local governments.
Storage Consolidation Pays For State Government