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Michigan local government officials weigh in on housing shortages and related issues

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June 2018


This report presents the opinions of Michigan’s local government leaders on local housing issues, including current housing capacity and condition in their community, local government policies that may hinder or help new renovation and construction, and support for possible state government action to address housing issues in Michigan. These findings are based on statewide surveys of local government leaders in the Fall 2017 wave of the Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS).

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