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Fall 2013Q16Recent attention has focused on the extraction of natural gas through hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling of underground shale deposits, using high volumes of fluid to break the rock. This is sometimes called "Fracking," and we use these terms interchangeably throughout this section to refer to high-volume hydraulic fracturing. How familiar would you say you are with hydraulic fracturing?

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q17aAs far as you know, in your area, are there currently any hydraulic fracturing operations used for extracting natural gas and/or efforts to add or expand such Fracking operations within your jurisdiction?

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q17bAs far as you know, in your area, are there currently any hydraulic fracturing operations used for extracting natural gas and/or efforts to add or expand such Fracking operations in neighboring jurisdictions that may impact your jurisdiction?

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q18As far as you know, in the last few years have there been any proposals that did not move forward regarding Fracking operations within your jurisdiction (or in neighboring jurisdictions that may have impacted your jurisdiction)?

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q19To what extent, if at all, would you say current or potential Fracking within your jurisdiction is a topic of discussion, either in the community at large or within your jurisdiction's government?

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q20aWe are interested in sources of support or opposition to the use of hydraulic fracturing in your community. In your opinion, do the following people or groups either support or oppose the use of Fracking in your jurisdiction: The majority of your jurisdiction's Council/Board.

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q20bWe are interested in sources of support or opposition to the use of hydraulic fracturing in your community. In your opinion, do the following people or groups either support or oppose the use of Fracking in your jurisdiction: The majority of your jurisdiction's citizens.

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q20cWe are interested in sources of support or opposition to the use of hydraulic fracturing in your community. In your opinion, do the following people or groups either support or oppose the use of Fracking in your jurisdiction: You as a jurisdiction official.

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q21aHas your jurisdiction adopted, or is it likely to adopt, any tax or other incentives, moratoria, ordinances or zoning codes, etc., that attempt to promote, restrict, or simply regulate hydraulic fracturing in your jurisdiction: Offer tax or other incentives.

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q21bHas your jurisdiction adopted, or is it likely to adopt, any tax or other incentives, moratoria, ordinances or zoning codes, etc., that attempt to promote, restrict, or simply regulate hydraulic fracturing in your jurisdiction: A local moratorium and/or ban on hydraulic fracturing.

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q21cHas your jurisdiction adopted, or is it likely to adopt, any tax or other incentives, moratoria, ordinances or zoning codes, etc., that attempt to promote, restrict, or simply regulate hydraulic fracturing in your jurisdiction: Other local ordinances and/or zoning codes.

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q21dHas your jurisdiction adopted, or is it likely to adopt, any tax or other incentives, moratoria, ordinances or zoning codes, etc., that attempt to promote, restrict, or simply regulate hydraulic fracturing in your jurisdiction: Intergovernmental agreements with neighboring jurisdictions.

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22aWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Local job creation and/or economic development

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22bWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Lower energy prices

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22cWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Potential environmental damage linked to Fracking operations, such as spills, leaks, etc.

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22dWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Potential environmental benefits from cleaner-burning natural gas instead of coal

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22eWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Potential risks to citizens' health

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22fWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Potential risks to water resources

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22gWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Impact on property values

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22hWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Community organizations active on Fracking issues

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22iWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Business proposals to establish hydraulic fracturing operations

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22jWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Federal or state regulations

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22kWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Revenue for land-owners

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22lWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Local property tax revenue

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22mWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction: Preservation of farmland

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q22nWe're interested in factors that may be encouraging or discouraging the use of hydraulic fracturing in jurisdictions across the state now or in the last few years. Whether or not your community currently has any Fracking operations, to what degree would you say the following items have been encouraging or discouraging the use of Fracking within your jurisdiction? Availability of underground shale gas deposits

Major Tags: Energy and Environment | Community and Social Issues
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q24aHydraulic fracturing operations are sometimes regulated in terms of their location, setbacks, waste disposal, chemical disclosure, and so on. For each of the following entities, please indicate whether you think they should have a great deal of authority, some authority, or no authority for such decisions regarding Fracking: The federal government

Major Tags: Energy and Environment
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q24bHydraulic fracturing operations are sometimes regulated in terms of their location, setbacks, waste disposal, chemical disclosure, and so on. For each of the following entities, please indicate whether you think they should have a great deal of authority, some authority, or no authority for such decisions regarding Fracking: State governments

Major Tags: Energy and Environment
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q24cHydraulic fracturing operations are sometimes regulated in terms of their location, setbacks, waste disposal, chemical disclosure, and so on. For each of the following entities, please indicate whether you think they should have a great deal of authority, some authority, or no authority for such decisions regarding Fracking: Local governments

Major Tags: Energy and Environment
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q24dHydraulic fracturing operations are sometimes regulated in terms of their location, setbacks, waste disposal, chemical disclosure, and so on. For each of the following entities, please indicate whether you think they should have a great deal of authority, some authority, or no authority for such decisions regarding Fracking: Land-owners

Major Tags: Energy and Environment
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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Fall 2013Q25aNext, we want to ask about a range of potential sources of energy. Although these issues can be complex and may have various costs and benefits, in general, to what extent do you support or oppose the following possible actions to address energy supply issues in Michigan: Increase the use of nuclear power

Major Tags: Energy and Environment
Related Topics: Energy | Environment | Fracking
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