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Taking a Closer Look at GEAR


  • GEAR is building a sustainable culture of continuous improvement by increasing the quality, efficiency, and effectiveness of Delaware’s government. Have an idea for us? Let’s talk!
  • GEAR is bending the arc of Delaware government spending growth downward.
  • GEAR is fostering measurable results in Delaware government - driven by our responsiveness to the needs of the public by being more proactive, data driven, and transparent.


Explore the GEAR Focus Areas Below...





Info & Next Steps




Executive Order #4 has been established to:

  • Develop recommendations for increasing efficiency and effectiveness across State government
  • Improve the State’s strategic planning process
  • Improve the use of metrics in resource allocation decisions
  • Develop continuous improvement practices

Read the full executive order at governor.delaware.gov.

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