Eliminate Daylight Savings Time (DST) once and for all. It is a waste of time (no pun) and resources and there are no recent studies that prove it actually saves anything. Over the years, limited studies have yielded contradictory data showing negligible savings or benefits to retailers. DST is more likely costing money than saving it.
Why does finance need an original signature? It seems an electronic copy would suffice. While working for a different agency, we always used email and fax to send signed copies of contracts and mods out to vendors. We... more »
Instead of going to vendors for training, why not setup government run training centers for all government employee training needs. Utilize government employees as the trainers when possible. Utilize empty space/buildings that are already owned by the government. This could save millions in the long run.
The cost of these 'surveys' can be substantial,... more »
Get shared phone plans that include all the members of a division (50-100) people instead of the individual plans carried by most employees that are then paid for by the government. It would save a lot of money.
2) Phase out wind profiler radar systems. The National Weather Service is currently using several noncommissioned wind profiler radar systems... more »