Today is: Thursday, September 29, 2016

2,045 and counting!!!
The number of people who have completed Maryland's Open Meetings Act online class since 2012.

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ounded in 1948, the Institute for Governmental Service and Research (IGSR) is dedicated to improving the well-being of individuals and communities through its work in areas of public health and safety, justice administration, health information technologies, leadership and governance, and fiscal and land use management.

IGSR partners with local governments, state and federal agencies, university researchers, and community organizations on projects that strengthen government effectiveness and efficiency, promote evidence-based practices, and improve policy and outcomes.

The Institute performs evaluation studies, opinion surveys, data analysis, strategic planning consultation, training, and technical assistance.