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Mayor's Efficient and Effective Gov. Review Task Force


In December 2009, Mayor Anthony Foxx appointed the Efficient and Effective Government Review Task Force.  The purpose of the Task Force is to evaluate the City budget for opportunities to improve efficiency, productivity, and cost effectiveness.  Mayor Foxx appointed nine Task Force representatives from the private and public sectors who are knowledgeable about budgeting and finance.  The Task Force is provided a year to complete its work.         


The charge of the Task Force is two-fold: 

  1. To develop an understanding of the City's budget until Council adopts the FY2011 budget; the task force may offer suggestions during this period 
  2. Identify findings and options for efficiency and effectiveness improvements for implementation after FY2011 (beginning July 1, 2011)

Specific Assignments

  • Develop an understanding of structure, staffing, and operations of all stages of City government
  • Examine long-term sustainability in context of future revenues
  • Identify opportunities for improvements to programs/services that need to be changed (increased/decreased/eliminated)
Final Report
Final Report - Presentation
Task Force Membership
Meeting Schedule and Topics
Feb. 1 Meeting Packet
Feb. 18 Meeting Packet
March 4 Meeting Packet
April 1 Meeting Packet
April 15 Meeting Packet
May 20 Meeting Packet
June 3 Meeting Packet
September 22 Meeting Packet
October 27 Meeting Packet