Recent Projects

SANTA BARBARA

High-Level Human Resources Organizational Assessment

The Santa Barbara Administrative Services Director engaged the services of MRG to provide a high-level assessment of Human Resources services delivery.

CITY OF SAN LEANDRO

Legal Services Analysis and Report

MRG was retained by the City Manager to conduct an analysis and prepare an evaluation of legal service options for the City.

ROSEVILLE PARK & REC

Five Year Implementation Plan

The City of Roseville commissioned MRG to develop an Implementation Plan from a series of planning documents previously completed for the Parks, Recreation & Libraries Department.

SARATOGA ADMIN SERVICES

Finance Division Assessment

MRG was retained by the City to conduct an analysis and prepare an assessment of the existing organizational structure, staffing levels, skill sets and job assignments in the Finance Division of the Administrative Services Department.

CITY OF GALT

 

IT Analysis

The City of Galt engaged MRG to conduct an analysis of the City’s Information Technology activities to assist in assessing the programmatic and staffing adequacy of the Information Technology activity and the functionality of the current staffing configurations in the Division.

YOLO COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

Committee Report

MRG submitted a summary of findings designed to review and, when possible, validate or dispute matters reported by the Yolo County Grand Jury in 2013-2014.

FireEMS

Review of Relationship of Focus Agencies

MRG teamed up with Berkson Associates to prepare the second round Municipal Services Review of the EMS and fire services in Contra Costa County, with the relationship of the focus agencies with ConFire (Contra Costa County Fire Protection District).

SAN LUIS OBISPO

Analysis of Finance & IT Departments

The City of Galt engaged MRG to conduct an analysis of the City’s Information Technology activities to assist in assessing the programmatic and staffing adequacy of the Information Technology activity and the functionality of the current staffing configurations in the Division.

RODEO HERCULES FIRE DISTRICT

Committee Report

The Rodeo Hercules Fire District Board engaged MRG and NHA Advisors (NHA) to assist it in defining and addressing its current and future fiscal situation.

PENINSULA LIBRARY SYSTEM

Report on Three Entities

The Peninsula Library System authorized this Report by MRG to evaluate staffing, revenue allocation and office building mortgage and ownership options among the three member‐based entities, Peninsula Library System (PLS), Pacific Library Partnership (PLP) and Califa Library Group (Califa).

AMADOR WATER AGENCY

Report with Action List

MRG generated a report, including twenty-three recommendations for further consideration and action.

SOLANO IRRIGATION DISTRICT

Capital Replacement Charge Financial Plan

MRG’s Financial Plan provides a description of the schedule and the estimated cost for the replacement of the Solano Irrigation District’s Municipal and Industrial service areas’ capital facilities.

SOUTH SAN FRANSISCO

Analysis and Report

The City has engaged MRG to prepare an analysis and Report with recommendations to update the Park Land Acquisition Fee and to adopt a Park Construction Fee.

MARIN/SONOMA MVCD

Capital Asset Replacement Program Analysis and Report

MRG was retained by the District to prepare this Capital Asset Replacement Program Analysis and Report (Report), which identifies the District’s ongoing capital asset replacement requirements and proposes capital asset replacement funding strategies.

CITY OF PETALUMA

Mitigation Fee Act Nexus Report & Quimby Act In-Leiu Fee Report

MRG has prepared this Mitigation Fee Act Nexus Report and Quimby Act In-Lieu Fee Report (“Report”) at the request of the City of Petaluma.

CITY OF WHEATLAND

Bear River North Levee Rehabilitation Project Impact Fee

Reclamation District No. 2103 (“RD 2103”) was formed to maintain portions of the Bear River and Dry Creek levees, providing flood protection for the City of Wheatland (“City”) and the surrounding area.

JERSEY ISLAND

Analysis and Recommendations for Utilization of Jersey Island

The Ironhouse Sanitary District (“District”) engaged MRG to review Jersey Island’s current revenue generating activities and provide the District with an analysis of Jersey Island’s suitability for alternative revenue generating uses.

WEST CONTRA COSTA INTEGRATED

Analysis and Report

WCCIWMA (“RecycleMore”) engaged MRG to provide an analysis and report to assist in updating Resolution 06-02 regarding reserves, and to establish an ongoing reserve policy that will assure RecycleMore, the member agency and the public that funds have been set aside to address contingent liabilities and opportunities.

SANTA BARBARA

High-Level Human Resources Organizational Assessment

The Santa Barbara Administrative Services Director engaged the services of MRG to provide a high-level assessment of Human Resources services delivery.

CITY OF SAN LEANDRO

Legal Services Analysis and Report

MRG was retained by the City Manager to conduct an analysis and prepare an evaluation of legal service options for the City.

ROSEVILLE PARK & REC

5-Year Implementation Plan

The City of Roseville commissioned MRG to develop an Implementation Plan from a series of planning documents previously completed for the Parks, Recreation & Libraries Department.

SARATOGA ADMIN SERVICES

Finance Division Assessment

MRG was retained by the City to conduct an analysis and prepare an assessment of the existing organizational structure, staffing levels, skill sets and job assignments in the Finance Division of the Administrative Services Department.

CITY OF GALT

IT Analysis

The City of Galt engaged MRG to conduct an analysis of the City’s Information Technology activities to assist in assessing the programmatic and staffing adequacy of the Information Technology activity and the functionality of the current staffing configurations in the Division.

YOLO COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

Committee Report

MRG submitted a summary of findings designed to review and, when possible, validate or dispute matters reported by the Yolo County Grand Jury in 2013-2014.

FireEMS

Review of Relationship of Focus Agencies

MRG teamed up with Berkson Associates to prepare the second round Municipal Services Review of the EMS and fire services in Contra Costa County, with the relationship of the focus agencies with ConFire (Contra Costa County Fire Protection District).

SAN LUIS OBISPO

Analysis of Finance & IT Departments

The City of Galt engaged MRG to conduct an analysis of the City’s Information Technology activities to assist in assessing the programmatic and staffing adequacy of the Information Technology activity and the functionality of the current staffing configurations in the Division.

RODEO HERCULES FIRE DISTRICT

Committee Report

The Rodeo Hercules Fire District Board engaged MRG and NHA Advisors (NHA) to assist it in defining and addressing its current and future fiscal situation.

PENINSULA LIBRARY SYSTEM

Report on Three Entities

The Peninsula Library System authorized this Report by MRG to evaluate staffing, revenue allocation and office building mortgage and ownership options among the three member‐based entities, Peninsula Library System (PLS), Pacific Library Partnership (PLP) and Califa Library Group (Califa).

AMADORE WATER AGENCY

Report with Action List

MRG generated a report, including twenty-three recommendations for further consideration and action.

SOLANO IRRIGATION DISTRICT

Capital Replacement Charge Financial Plan

MRG’s Financial Plan provides a description of the schedule and the estimated cost for the replacement of the Solano Irrigation District’s Municipal and Industrial service areas’ capital facilities.

SOUTH SAN FRANSISCO

Analysis and Report

The City has engaged MRG to prepare an analysis and Report with recommendations to update the Park Land Acquisition Fee and to adopt a Park Construction Fee.

MARIN/SONOMA MVCD

Capital Asset Replacement Program Analysis and Report

MRG was retained by the District to prepare this Capital Asset Replacement Program Analysis and Report (Report), which identifies the District’s ongoing capital asset replacement requirements and proposes capital asset replacement funding strategies.

CITY OF PETALUMA

Mitigation Fee Act Nexus Report & Quimby Act In-Leiu Fee Report

MRG has prepared this Mitigation Fee Act Nexus Report and Quimby Act In-Lieu Fee Report (“Report”) at the request of the City of Petaluma.

CITY OF WHEATLAND

Bear River North Levee Rehabilitation Project Impact Fee

Reclamation District No. 2103 (“RD 2103”) was formed to maintain portions of the Bear River and Dry Creek levees, providing flood protection for the City of Wheatland (“City”) and the surrounding area.

JERSEY ISLAND

Analysis and Recommendations for Utilization of Jersey Island

The Ironhouse Sanitary District (“District”) engaged MRG to review Jersey Island’s current revenue generating activities and provide the District with an analysis of Jersey Island’s suitability for alternative revenue generating uses.

WEST CONTRA COSTA INTEGRATED

Analysis and Report

WCCIWMA (“RecycleMore”) engaged MRG to provide an analysis and report to assist in updating Resolution 06-02 regarding reserves, and to establish an ongoing reserve policy that will assure RecycleMore, the member agency and the public that funds have been set aside to address contingent liabilities and opportunities.