MARATHON, Fla., Sept. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Government Services Group, Inc. (GSG) was part of the City of Marathon team that received an invitation to participate in the Sustainability Tools for Assessing & Rating Communities (STAR Communities) Fall 2015 Leadership Program.
The STAR Communities provides tools and support services to city and county leaders with the goal of recognizing and improving sustainable communities, a healthy environment, a strong economy and well-being for residents. The program helps communities gain a deeper understanding of their strengths and needs with respect to developing a sustainable community. The STAR Communities program provides a springboard for civic engagement, encouraging cross-agency coordination, integrating budgeting and performance measures and encouraging economic development.
The City of Marathon was among seven municipalities chosen nationwide to participate in the Fall 2015 Leadership Program. The rating system for certification includes seven goal areas and 44 sustainability objectives. The City of Marathon is working towards the sustainability certification through surveys and other initiatives. GSG will continue to assist the City and their staff throughout the process.
About the Company
Government Services Group, Inc. (GSG) is a Florida based consulting service provider to government entities. Incorporated in 1996, GSG prides itself on smart, effective and efficient service. GSG is comprised of 3 divisions: Community Services Division, Government Services Division and Municipal Services Division. All divisions provide specialized services to municipalities, cities, counties and special districts. Across divisions, their general areas of service include stormwater, water & wastewater, grants management, community development, fire services, revenue enhancement and program administration. In each service area, GSG has perfected particular capabilities, offering deliverables that may be tailored according to specific client needs.
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