Former League Executive Director Jack DeBolske Receives Legacy Award

Former League Executive Director John "Jack" DeBolske received the Morrison Institute for Public Policy Legacy Award at the State of Our State Conference luncheon on November 20.

DeBolske served as the League's executive director for 40 years before retiring in 1997. He is known for promoting the council/manager form of government, helping create the Councils of Governments in Arizona and the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG), which he led from 1967-1996.

The Morrison Institute for Public Policy is a statewide leader in examining critical issues for Arizona and the region, and is a catalyst for public dialogue. An Arizona State University resource, Morrison Institute uses nonpartisan research, analysis and public outreach to help improve the state's quality of life.

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