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Spring 2016Q14aWhether or not you think the current system is broken, to what extent would you support or oppose the following potential changes to the system of funding local government in Michigan? Enable regional tax-base sharing among local units

Major Tags: State Government | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: State oversight | Revenue | Fiscal health | Finances | Taxes | Intergovernmental cooperation | System of funding local government | State government reform
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Spring 2016Q16iIf your jurisdiction had the authority to raise additional local revenues - including options that may not be available currently - would you support or oppose your jurisdiction introducing or increasing the following local revenue options? Regional tax-base sharing

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Revenue | Taxes | Fiscal health | Finances | System of funding local government | Taxes and revenues | Intergovernmental cooperation
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Fall 2014q23Recently, Michigan enacted laws that allow for a county to transfer the powers, duties, and functions of road commissioners to the County Board. Regardless of whether or not your county's road commission is still in place, would you say that road responsibilities in your county should be managed by an elected county road commission, an appointed county road commission, or the county government itself?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
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Fall 2014q24aWe're interested in getting a sense of local officials' views on their local county road commissions or county road departments (where road commission duties have been transferred to the county). Thinking about how the county road commission or road department interacts with your jurisdiction in particular, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our county road commission/road department generally makes fair decisions.

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall 2014q24bWe're interested in getting a sense of local officials' views on their local county road commissions or county road departments (where road commission duties have been transferred to the county). Thinking about how the county road commission or road department interacts with your jurisdiction in particular, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Road work done or managed by the county road commission/road department is generally of high quality.

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall 2014q24cWe're interested in getting a sense of local officials' views on their local county road commissions or county road departments (where road commission duties have been transferred to the county). Thinking about how the county road commission or road department interacts with your jurisdiction in particular, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? The decision-making process of our county road commission/road department is generally transparent.

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall 2014q24dWe're interested in getting a sense of local officials' views on their local county road commissions or county road departments (where road commission duties have been transferred to the county). Thinking about how the county road commission or road department interacts with your jurisdiction in particular, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our county's matching requirements for our local road funding are generally fair.

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall 2014q24eWe're interested in getting a sense of local officials' views on their local county road commissions or county road departments (where road commission duties have been transferred to the county). Thinking about how the county road commission or road department interacts with your jurisdiction in particular, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? My local government has a good relationship with our county road commission/road department.

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall 2014q24fWe're interested in getting a sense of local officials' views on their local county road commissions or county road departments (where road commission duties have been transferred to the county). Thinking about how the county road commission or road department interacts with your jurisdiction in particular, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our county road commission/road department generally responds to my government's communications in a timely manner.

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall 2014q24gWe're interested in getting a sense of local officials' views on their local county road commissions or county road departments (where road commission duties have been transferred to the county). Thinking about how the county road commission or road department interacts with your jurisdiction in particular, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Overall, I'm satisfied with the performance of our county road commission/road department.

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall* 2014Q11aWe're interested in getting a sense of the views of officials in local county road commissions and county road departments about the local governments in their county and the local government officials they interact with. Thinking about how your county road commission/road department interacts with the local officials throughout your county, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Local governments in our county generally make reasonable requests of the county road commission/road department. [*Note: These data are from the Fall 2014 supplemental survey]

Major Tags: Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation
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Fall* 2014Q11bWe're interested in getting a sense of the views of officials in local county road commissions and county road departments about the local governments in their county and the local government officials they interact with. Thinking about how your county road commission/road department interacts with the local officials throughout your county, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our county road commission/road department generally makes fair decisions. [*Note: These data are from the Fall 2014 supplemental survey]

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall* 2014Q11cWe're interested in getting a sense of the views of officials in local county road commissions and county road departments about the local governments in their county and the local government officials they interact with. Thinking about how your county road commission/road department interacts with the local officials throughout your county, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Road work done or managed by our county road commission/road department is generally of high quality. [*Note: These data are from the Fall 2014 supplemental survey]

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall* 2014Q11dWe're interested in getting a sense of the views of officials in local county road commissions and county road departments about the local governments in their county and the local government officials they interact with. Thinking about how your county road commission/road department interacts with the local officials throughout your county, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? The decision-making process of our county road commission/road department is generally transparent. [*Note: These data are from the Fall 2014 supplemental survey]

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall* 2014Q11eWe're interested in getting a sense of the views of officials in local county road commissions and county road departments about the local governments in their county and the local government officials they interact with. Thinking about how your county road commission/road department interacts with the local officials throughout your county, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our county's matching requirements for local road funding are generally fair. [*Note: These data are from the Fall 2014 supplemental survey]

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall* 2014Q11fWe're interested in getting a sense of the views of officials in local county road commissions and county road departments about the local governments in their county and the local government officials they interact with. Thinking about how your county road commission/road department interacts with the local officials throughout your county, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our county road commission/road department has good relationships, overall, with local governments in our county. [*Note: These data are from the Fall 2014 supplemental survey]

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall* 2014Q11gWe're interested in getting a sense of the views of officials in local county road commissions and county road departments about the local governments in their county and the local government officials they interact with. Thinking about how your county road commission/road department interacts with the local officials throughout your county, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our county road commission/road department generally responds to communications from local governments in a timely manner. [*Note: These data are from the Fall 2014 supplemental survey]

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall* 2014Q11hWe're interested in getting a sense of the views of officials in local county road commissions and county road departments about the local governments in their county and the local government officials they interact with. Thinking about how your county road commission/road department interacts with the local officials throughout your county, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Local governments in our county generally respond to our county road commission's/road department's communications in a timely manner. [*Note: These data are from the Fall 2014 supplemental survey]

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall* 2014Q11iWe're interested in getting a sense of the views of officials in local county road commissions and county road departments about the local governments in their county and the local government officials they interact with. Thinking about how your county road commission/road department interacts with the local officials throughout your county, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Overall, I'm satisfied with the performance of our county road commission/road department. [*Note: These data are from the Fall 2014 supplemental survey]

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall* 2014Q11jWe're interested in getting a sense of the views of officials in local county road commissions and county road departments about the local governments in their county and the local government officials they interact with. Thinking about how your county road commission/road department interacts with the local officials throughout your county, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Overall, local officials would say they are satisfied with the performance of our county road commission/road department. [*Note: These data are from the Fall 2014 supplemental survey]

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | Intergovernmental cooperation | Intergovernmental relations
see tables
Fall 2010Q5aPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Land use planning and/or zoning

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Land use planning | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q5bPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Transportation and/or transit

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Transportation | Transit | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q5cPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Police services

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Police services | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q5dPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Fire services

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Fire services | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q5ePlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: 911 emergency services

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | EMS services | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q5fPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Utilities and/or water / sewer / recycling / waste

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Infrastructure | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q5gPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Parks and/or recreation / libraries / culture

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q5hPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Energy efficiency improvement

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q5iPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Grounds-keeping and/or maintenance / snow removal

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q5jPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Economic development

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q5kPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Workforce development

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q5lPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Information technology and/or Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration | Technology
see tables
Fall 2010Q5mPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Tax collection and/or property assessing

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q5nPlease identify the extent of your jurisdiction's collaboration with other jurisdictions for provision of the following types of services: Other administrative functions (HR, payroll, purchasing, etc.)

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q9aFor what types of services or activities is your jurisdiction studying and/or planning new or significantly expanded collaborative efforts: Land use planning and/or zoning

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Land use planning
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Fall 2010Q9bFor what types of services or activities is your jurisdiction studying and/or planning new or significantly expanded collaborative efforts: Transportation / transit

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Transportation | Transit
see tables
Fall 2010Q9cFor what types of services or activities is your jurisdiction studying and/or planning new or significantly expanded collaborative efforts: Police services

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Public Safety | Services,
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Police services
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Fall 2010Q9dFor what types of services or activities is your jurisdiction studying and/or planning new or significantly expanded collaborative efforts: Fire services

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Public Safety | Services,
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Fire services
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Fall 2010Q9eFor what types of services or activities is your jurisdiction studying and/or planning new or significantly expanded collaborative efforts: 911 emergency services

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Public Safety | Services,
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | EMS services
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Fall 2010Q9fFor what types of services or activities is your jurisdiction studying and/or planning new or significantly expanded collaborative efforts: Utilities / water / sewer / recycling / waste

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Water
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Fall 2010Q9kFor what types of services or activities is your jurisdiction studying and/or planning new or significantly expanded collaborative efforts: Workforce development

Major Tags: Economic Development | Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Workforce development
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Fall 2010Q9lFor what types of services or activities is your jurisdiction studying and/or planning new or significantly expanded collaborative efforts: Information technology / GIS

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Technology
see tables
Fall 2010Q9mFor what types of services or activities is your jurisdiction studying and/or planning new or significantly expanded collaborative efforts: Tax collection / property assessing

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Property taxes
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Fall 2010Q9nFor what types of services or activities is your jurisdiction studying and/or planning new or significantly expanded collaborative efforts: Other administrative functions (HR, payroll, purchasing, etc.)

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | General operations
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Fall 2010Q13 Thinking specifically about land use planning, do you think your jurisdiction's involvement in regional land use planning efforts is too much, just right, or not enough?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Land use planning | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q14aWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: Desire to improve quality of existing services

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q14bWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: Desire to decrease costs of existing services

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q14cWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: Desire to introduce new services

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q14dWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: The influence of citizens

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q14eWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: The influence of businesses or business groups

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q14fWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: The influence of neighboring governments

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q14gWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: The influence of your jurisdiction's elected officials

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q14hWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: The influence of your jurisdiction's labor unions and/or employees

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Workforce
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q14iWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: The influence of a persistent community leader/organizer

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q14jWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: State laws

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: State policies | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q14kWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: Labor contracts in your jurisdiction

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q14lWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: Labor contracts in other jurisdictions

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q14mWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: Tax structures

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q14nWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: Upfront / transition costs of implementing new collaborative agreements

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q14oWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: Compatibility of accounting and budgeting systems

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q14pWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: Availability of facilitators or other outside experts

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q14qWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: Trust between jurisdictions

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q14rWhich of the following factors, if any, have encouraged or discouraged Intergovernmental cooperation in your jurisdiction's experience(s). Whether or not you are currently planning or involved in formal collaborative efforts of any kind, to what extent overall have the following encouraged or discouraged your jurisdiction's decision(s) about collaboration for the provision of new or existing services: Compatibility of culture, values, expectations among partnering jurisdictions

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q17aAside from mandates, some people think State incentives could help encourage intergovernmental collaboration. Others disagree. Please indicate how effective or ineffective you think each of the following would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration: An inventory of best practices and examples of previous successful collaborative efforts

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State policies | Intergovernmental cooperation | State support for collaboration
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Fall 2010Q17bAside from mandates, some people think State incentives could help encourage intergovernmental collaboration. Others disagree. Please indicate how effective or ineffective you think each of the following would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration: Grants to support planning stages for collaborative efforts

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State policies | Intergovernmental cooperation | State support for collaboration
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Fall 2010Q17cAside from mandates, some people think State incentives could help encourage intergovernmental collaboration. Others disagree. Please indicate how effective or ineffective you think each of the following would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration: Grants to help offset higher costs, if any, in the first few years of new collaborative efforts

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State policies | Intergovernmental cooperation | State support for collaboration
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Fall 2010Q17dAside from mandates, some people think State incentives could help encourage intergovernmental collaboration. Others disagree. Please indicate how effective or ineffective you think each of the following would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration: Grants to support innovative collaborative pilot programs

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State policies | Intergovernmental cooperation | State support for collaboration
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Fall 2010Q17eAside from mandates, some people think State incentives could help encourage intergovernmental collaboration. Others disagree. Please indicate how effective or ineffective you think each of the following would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration: A loan fund from which to borrow for the acquisition, purchase, or construction of capital-intensive items in collaborative efforts

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State policies | Intergovernmental cooperation | State support for collaboration
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Fall 2010Q17fAside from mandates, some people think State incentives could help encourage intergovernmental collaboration. Others disagree. Please indicate how effective or ineffective you think each of the following would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration: Online "want ads" for local governments seeking partners for collaboration

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State policies | Intergovernmental cooperation | State support for collaboration
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Fall 2010Q17gAside from mandates, some people think State incentives could help encourage intergovernmental collaboration. Others disagree. Please indicate how effective or ineffective you think each of the following would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration: Revenue sharing incentives designed to encourage collaboration

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State policies | Intergovernmental cooperation | State support for collaboration
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Fall 2010Q17hAside from mandates, some people think State incentives could help encourage intergovernmental collaboration. Others disagree. Please indicate how effective or ineffective you think each of the following would be in encouraging or supporting intergovernmental collaboration: A state-level Intergovernmental Advisory Office to coordinate and administer programs likes the ones listed above

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | State Government
Related Topics: State policies | Intergovernmental cooperation | State support for collaboration
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Fall 2010Q21Some people have suggested that Michigan has too many local government units. Others disagree. Do you agree or disagree that there are too many local governments in the state?

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: State government reform | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q22aSome people have suggested that cities, villages, and townships should go beyond service-sharing or collaboration and instead should fully merge or consolidate with other local governments. Others disagree. In order to fully merge, current state law requires voter approval of the involved entities to do this. In your opinion, would the following people and groups in your jurisdiction support or oppose full consolidation with another local government unit if there were significant cost savings: Citizens would support or oppose consolidation

Major Tags: Governmental relations | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: State government reform | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q22bSome people have suggested that cities, villages, and townships should go beyond service-sharing or collaboration and instead should fully merge or consolidate with other local governments. Others disagree. In order to fully merge, current state law requires voter approval of the involved entities to do this. In your opinion, would the following people and groups in your jurisdiction support or oppose full consolidation with another local government unit if there were significant cost savings: Board or Council would support or oppose consolidation

Major Tags: Governmental relations | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: State government reform | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q22cSome people have suggested that cities, villages, and townships should go beyond service-sharing or collaboration and instead should fully merge or consolidate with other local governments. Others disagree. In order to fully merge, current state law requires voter approval of the involved entities to do this. In your opinion, would the following people and groups in your jurisdiction support or oppose full consolidation with another local government unit if there were significant cost savings: Jurisdiction's employees would support or oppose consolidation

Major Tags: Governmental relations | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: State government reform | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q22dSome people have suggested that cities, villages, and townships should go beyond service-sharing or collaboration and instead should fully merge or consolidate with other local governments. Others disagree. In order to fully merge, current state law requires voter approval of the involved entities to do this. In your opinion, would the following people and groups in your jurisdiction support or oppose full consolidation with another local government unit if there were significant cost savings: Community business leaders would support or oppose consolidation

Major Tags: Governmental relations | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: State government reform | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Fall 2010Q22eSome people have suggested that cities, villages, and townships should go beyond service-sharing or collaboration and instead should fully merge or consolidate with other local governments. Others disagree. In order to fully merge, current state law requires voter approval of the involved entities to do this. In your opinion, would the following people and groups in your jurisdiction support or oppose full consolidation with another local government unit if there were significant cost savings: Local official would support or oppose consolidation

Major Tags: Governmental relations | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: State government reform | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Spring 2009Q20aIs your jurisdiction currently involved in any of the following types of intergovernmental or regional efforts: Land use planning

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Land use planning | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Spring 2009Q20bIs your jurisdiction currently involved in any of the following types of intergovernmental or regional efforts: Transportation/public transit

Major Tags: Governmental Relations
Related Topics: Transportation | Transit | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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Spring 2009Q20cIs your jurisdiction currently involved in any of the following types of intergovernmental or regional efforts: Police services

Major Tags: Governmental Relations | Public Safety
Related Topics: Police services | Intergovernmental cooperation | Level of collaboration
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