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Spring 2017Q5nNow, comparing your jurisdiction's current fiscal year to the next fiscal year, please indicate which actions your jurisdiction has taken or is likely to take: Number and/or scope of interlocal agreements or other cost-sharing plans with other governments.

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2016Q5nNow, comparing your jurisdiction's current fiscal year to the next fiscal year, please indicate which actions your jurisdiction has taken or is likely to take: Number and/or scope of interlocal agreements or other cost-sharing plans with other governments.

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2015Q5nNow, comparing your jurisdiction's current fiscal year to the next fiscal year, please indicate which actions your jurisdiction has taken or is likely to take: Number and/or scope of interlocal agreements or other cost-sharing plans with other governments.

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2014Q5nNow, comparing your jurisdiction's current fiscal year to the next fiscal year, please indicate which actions your jurisdiction has taken or is likely to take: Number and/or scope of interlocal agreements or other cost-sharing plans with other governments.

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2013Q5mNow, comparing your jurisdiction's current fiscal year to the next fiscal year, please indicate which actions your jurisdiction has taken or is likely to take: Number and/or scope of interlocal agreements or other cost-sharing plans with other governments.

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2012Q5mNow, thinking about the next fiscal year, please indicate which actions your jurisdiction has taken or is likely to take: Number and/or scope of interlocal agreements or other cost-sharing plans with other governments

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2011Q5mNow, thinking about the next fiscal year, please indicate which actions your jurisdiction has taken or is likely to take: Number and/or scope of interlocal agreements or other cost-sharing plans with other governments

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q2aFirst of all, in the past two years, has your jurisdiction approached another unit of government, or has it been approached by another government, about any type of formal collaborative effort(s), for example, regional planning, service-sharing agreements, sharing facilities, and so on: Yes, my jurisdiction has approached other(s)

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q2bFirst of all, in the past two years, has your jurisdiction approached another unit of government, or has it been approached by another government, about any type of formal collaborative effort(s), for example, regional planning, service-sharing agreements, sharing facilities, and so on: Yes, my jurisdiction has been approached by other(s)

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q3Currently, is your jurisdiction involved in formal collaborative effort(s) of any kind with other units of government?

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q4aIn your jurisdiction's current collaborative efforts, which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction collaborating with: State

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation | State Government
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q4bIn your jurisdiction's current collaborative efforts, which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction collaborating with: County

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q4cIn your jurisdiction's current collaborative efforts, which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction collaborating with: City

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q4dIn your jurisdiction's current collaborative efforts, which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction collaborating with: Township

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q4eIn your jurisdiction's current collaborative efforts, which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction collaborating with: Village

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q4fIn your jurisdiction's current collaborative efforts, which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction collaborating with: K-12 School District

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q4gIn your jurisdiction's current collaborative efforts, which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction collaborating with: Higher Education Institute

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q4hIn your jurisdiction's current collaborative efforts, which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction collaborating with: Regional Organization

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Land use planning | 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Transportation | Transit | 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Police services | Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Fire services | 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | EMS services | Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Infrastructure | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Service provision | Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Service provision | 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Service provision | 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Service provision | Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Service provision | 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Service provision | 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Service provision | 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Service provision | Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q6We'd like to get a sense of the overall success of your jurisdiction's collaborative activities, whether in terms of cost savings, or service improvements, or any other criteria that are important in your view. We know that different efforts yield different results, but overall, would you say your jurisdiction's current collaborative efforts to date have been generally successful or unsuccessful?

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q7aLooking ahead, is your jurisdiction currently studying any potential collaborative efforts, planning to launch any new collaborative efforts, or planning to significantly expand any existing collaborative efforts: Yes, we are studying potential new or expanded collaborative effort(s)

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q7bLooking ahead, is your jurisdiction currently studying any potential collaborative efforts, planning to launch any new collaborative efforts, or planning to significantly expand any existing collaborative efforts: Yes, we are planning to launch new collaborative effort(s)

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q7cLooking ahead, is your jurisdiction currently studying any potential collaborative efforts, planning to launch any new collaborative efforts, or planning to significantly expand any existing collaborative efforts: Yes, we are planning to significantly expand current collaborative effort(s)

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q8aWith which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction studying and/or studying and/or planning new or expanded efforts: State

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q8bWith which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction studying and/or studying and/or planning new or expanded efforts: County

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q8cWith which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction studying and/or studying and/or planning new or expanded efforts: City

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q8dWith which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction studying and/or studying and/or planning new or expanded efforts: Township

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q8eWith which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction studying and/or studying and/or planning new or expanded efforts: Village

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q8fWith which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction studying and/or studying and/or planning new or expanded efforts: K-12 School District

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q8gWith which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction studying and/or studying and/or planning new or expanded efforts: Higher Education Institution

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q8hWith which type(s) of partners is your jurisdiction studying and/or studying and/or planning new or expanded efforts: Regional Organization

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q10aWithin the last two years, has your jurisdiction cut back or ended any previously existing collaborative effort(s): Yes, we cut back previous collaboration

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q10bWithin the last two years, has your jurisdiction cut back or ended any previously existing collaborative effort(s): Yes, we ended previous collaboration

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q12aWhether or not your jurisdiction is currently engaged in collaborative efforts, we want to get an overall sense of the support or opposition to intergovernmental collaboration among different groups in your community. In your view, how do the following people and groups in your jurisdiction feel about your government's current overall level of involvement in collaborative efforts? Do they think it is too much, just right, or not enough? - Citizens think there is currently too much or not enough collaboration

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q12bWhether or not your jurisdiction is currently engaged in collaborative efforts, we want to get an overall sense of the support or opposition to intergovernmental collaboration among different groups in your community. In your view, how do the following people and groups in your jurisdiction feel about your government's current overall level of involvement in collaborative efforts? Do they think it is too much, just right, or not enough? - Board or Council thinks there is currently too much or not enough collaboration

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q12cWhether or not your jurisdiction is currently engaged in collaborative efforts, we want to get an overall sense of the support or opposition to intergovernmental collaboration among different groups in your community. In your view, how do the following people and groups in your jurisdiction feel about your government's current overall level of involvement in collaborative efforts? Do they think it is too much, just right, or not enough? - Jurisdiction's employees think there is currently too much or not enough collaboration

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q12dWhether or not your jurisdiction is currently engaged in collaborative efforts, we want to get an overall sense of the support or opposition to intergovernmental collaboration among different groups in your community. In your view, how do the following people and groups in your jurisdiction feel about your government's current overall level of involvement in collaborative efforts? Do they think it is too much, just right, or not enough? - Community business leaders think there is currently too much or not enough collaboration

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Fall 2010Q12eWhether or not your jurisdiction is currently engaged in collaborative efforts, we want to get an overall sense of the support or opposition to intergovernmental collaboration among different groups in your community. In your view, how do the following people and groups in your jurisdiction feel about your government's current overall level of involvement in collaborative efforts? Do they think it is too much, just right, or not enough? - Local official thinks there is currently too much or not enough collaboration

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Land use planning | Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services
Related Topics: Service spending | Level of collaboration
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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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services
Related Topics: Service provision | Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Workforce
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: State policies | Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2010Q5mNow, thinking about the next fiscal year, please indicate which actions your jurisdiction has taken or is likely to take: Number and/or scope of interlocal agreements or other cost-sharing plans with other governments

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2009Q6gNow, thinking about the next fiscal year, please indicate which actions your jurisdiction has taken or is likely to take regarding: the number and/or scope of interlocal agreements or other cost-sharing plans with other governments

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations | Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2009Q20aIs your jurisdiction currently involved in any of the following types of intergovernmental or regional efforts: Land use planning

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

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

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Public Safety
Related Topics: Police services | Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2009Q20dIs your jurisdiction currently involved in any of the following types of intergovernmental or regional efforts: Fire services

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Public Safety
Related Topics: Fire services | Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2009Q20eIs your jurisdiction currently involved in any of the following types of intergovernmental or regional efforts: Utilities/water/waste

Major Tags: Infrastructure | Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2009Q20fIs your jurisdiction currently involved in any of the following types of intergovernmental or regional efforts: Parks/recreation/libraries/culture

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2009Q20gIs your jurisdiction currently involved in any of the following types of intergovernmental or regional efforts: Economic development

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Economic Development and Community Development
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables
Spring 2009Q20hIs your jurisdiction currently involved in any of the following types of intergovernmental or regional efforts: Emergency preparedness

Major Tags: Intergovernmental Cooperation
Related Topics: Level of collaboration
see tables

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