ACIR Special Projects
From time to time, the ACIR is assigned or takes on special projects of intergovernmental interest. The following are ongoing or recent special projects:
Final Report on Remote Meetings, Feb. 8, 2022, per Sec. 154 of JSS PA 21-2
Report on Home Rule and Local Control in CT, Feb. 11, 2022
Rural Collector Road Program Project Report, Nov. 24, 2000
ACIR Policy Studies
Beginning in 2020, students of the public policy programs at the University of Connecticut and and University of Georgia have been undertaking studies of various topics, mentored by ACIR members. Reports will be posted here and look for information regarding quarterly webinars.
The Diversification of Local Revenue Sources in Connecticut: User Charges and Fees (2021) Ilkka Kauppinen, U. of Georgia Webinar coming, Summer 2021
This report seeks to provide guidance to policy makers regarding the following:
- A listing of Executive Orders that ACIR has identified as priorities to continue during the pandemic emergency. Where appropriate, this sections makes suggestions for modifications;
- A listing of Executive Orders ACIR suggests be codified by the General Assembly in 2021; and,
- A complete listing of all Executive Orders issued coupled with ACIR’s comments.
It is ACIR’s expectation that these recommendations will be helpful and that ACIR can be used as a continued resource in addressing the COVID-19 pandemic.