Counties Futures Lab

  • County Profiles

    Stepping Up for Mental Health Resolutions

    NACo, the Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center and the American Psychiatric Association Foundation (APAF) lead a national initiative to advance counties’ efforts to reduce the number of adults with mental and co-occurring substance use disorders in jails. These profiles show the resolutions of participating counties.
  • County Profiles

    2016 Payments in Lieu of Taxes

    NACo’s Municipal Bonds Profiles examine the cost of interest payments on tax-exempt municipal bonds and the top infrastructure purposes of municipal bonds. The profiles also estimate the cost of either repealing the tax-exempt status of municipal bond interest or implementing a 28 percent cap proposal.
  • County Profiles

    Endangered Species Profiles

    NACo’s Endangered Species Profiles examine the listings and delistings of endangered and threatened species from 1967 to May 2015 for each county, each state and the nation.