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Fall 2016Q2aThinking about the relationship between the State government and local jurisdictions, overall, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Michigan state government officials value input from local government officials.

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q2bThinking about the relationship between the State government and local jurisdictions, overall, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? The State is taking too much decision-making authority away from local governments.

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government | State mandates and preemption | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q2cThinking about the relationship between the State government and local jurisdictions, overall, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? The State holds local governments to a higher standard than it holds itself to.

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q2dThinking about the relationship between the State government and local jurisdictions, overall, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? The State's decision-making is transparent to local officials.

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q2eThinking about the relationship between the State government and local jurisdictions, overall, to what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? The State unfairly treats some jurisdictions (or types of jurisdictions) better than others.

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | Trust in state government | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q3aTo what extent, if any, would you say the following factors have had a positive or negative impact on the relationship between the State and local governments in Michigan? Communication between state and local officials

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | Trust in state government | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q3bTo what extent, if any, would you say the following factors have had a positive or negative impact on the relationship between the State and local governments in Michigan? Term limits for state officials

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State policies | State government reform | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q3cTo what extent, if any, would you say the following factors have had a positive or negative impact on the relationship between the State and local governments in Michigan? Behavior of state officials (professionalism, ethics, etc.)

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | State government ethics | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q3dTo what extent, if any, would you say the following factors have had a positive or negative impact on the relationship between the State and local governments in Michigan? Behavior of local officials (professionalism, ethics, etc.)

Major Tags: State Government | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | Local government job performance | Local government ethics | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q3eTo what extent, if any, would you say the following factors have had a positive or negative impact on the relationship between the State and local governments in Michigan? The State's system of funding local government

Major Tags: State Government | Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State oversight | Fiscal health | Revenue | Finances | State policies | System of funding local government | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q3fTo what extent, if any, would you say the following factors have had a positive or negative impact on the relationship between the State and local governments in Michigan? Other

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government
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Fall 2016Q4How much of the time do you think Michigan's state officials trust local governments to do what is right?

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government
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Fall 2016Q5aHow much of the time do you think you can trust each of the following levels of government to do what is right? The federal government in Washington

Major Tags: Federal Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | Federal government job performance | Trust in federal government
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Fall 2016Q5bHow much of the time do you think you can trust each of the following levels of government to do what is right? The state government in Lansing

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State government job performance | Trust in state government
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Fall 2016Q5cHow much of the time do you think you can trust each of the following levels of government to do what is right? Other local governments

Major Tags: Finance Budget and Operations
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | Local government job performance | Trust in local government
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Fall 2016Q6aTo what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Local officials should try to influence state policy issues affecting local governments.

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State oversight | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q6bTo what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? State officials should frequently reach out to local officials to get feedback on pending policy changes.

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State oversight | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q7aThinking about communication between state and local officials specifically regarding State actions affecting your jurisdiction, in a typical 12-month period, how often do you or a representative of your jurisdiction contact state officials?

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State oversight | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q7bThinking about communication between state and local officials specifically regarding State actions affecting your jurisdiction, in a typical 12-month period, how often does a state official contact your jurisdiction?

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State oversight | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q9aNow, how would you describe the overall relationship between the State government and your jurisdiction in particular?

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State oversight | Relations with state government
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Fall 2016Q9bNow, how would you describe the overall relationship between the State government and other local jurisdictions overall?

Major Tags: State Government
Related Topics: intergovernmental relations | State oversight | Relations with state government
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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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | 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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | intergovernmental relations
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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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | intergovernmental relations
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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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | intergovernmental relations
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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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | intergovernmental relations
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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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | intergovernmental relations
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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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | intergovernmental relations
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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: Intergovernmental Cooperation | Services | Infrastructure
Related Topics: Roads | intergovernmental relations
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