Breaking Through, Working Together for Maryland's Counties
August 15-18 Roland Powell Convention Center, Ocean City, MD
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Consensus & Team Building
Success in forging good government often comes from reaching compromise and consensus. Sharing ownership of ideas and programs with a broad group of stakeholders can facilitate stronger working relationships that have far-reaching positive effects. This session featured interactive discussion of the essential elements of reaching consensus.
MACo President's Healthy Counties Best Practices Award
Garrett and Prince George's counties were named the 2012 recipients of the MACo President's Healthy Counties Best Practices Award. The award recognizes county programs that enhance services to citizens while improving upon the fiscal wellness of the county through best practices and innovative programs and partnership. Two winners were selected, one for a rural county and one for an urban county.