Editorial: Combining services may save cities $$ | January 21, 2011 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

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Spectrum - January 21, 2011

Editorial: Combining services may save cities $$

Four North County cities to explore ways to combine some public-safety services to cut costs — but no big mergers in sight

An exploratory initiative by Palo Alto, Mountain View, Sunnyvale and Los Altos to see if there are ways to save money by combining some public-safety services is such a logical step forward that one wonders why it didn't happen long ago.

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