Some governments try getting to the point, shortly and simply
Published 11/12/2011, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) / MCT
Minnesota's Hennepin County schedules new cutbacks -- in words
A year after the federal government pledged in law to communicate rules and regulations in "plain language," Hennepin County is sharpening its red pencils, slashing through bloated verbiage and simplifying websites to make it easier for residents to understand what their county is doing. The county is not alone in that endeavor.