downshifting http://nhpr.org en Drifting Toward 'Downshifting' http://nhpr.org/post/drifting-toward-downshifting <p>A new report from the NH Center for Public Policy Studies shows that one of the biggest challenges facing cities and towns in the Granite&nbsp;State&nbsp;is reductions in state aid, while the demand for public services remains high.&nbsp; This is even more amplified during our town meeting season as residents sort out what they can truly afford.&nbsp; But some lawmakers argue that local control means local responsibility for funding these services.&nbsp; We'll explore the&nbsp;arguments around this debate.</p><p></p><p></p><p><strong>Guests</strong></p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 23499 at http://nhpr.org Drifting Toward 'Downshifting'