Local Government Officials Don't Trust State, FedsA new survey of Michigan's local government officials shows that trust in state and local government is strongly partisan.
UM Study: Most Local Government Leaders Want Citizens Involved But Also Want LimitsMore than half (53 percent) of Michigan's local leaders believe they offer "a great deal" of opportunities for citizens to engage in local government, while only 3 percent say they offer "few, if any," according to a new report from the University of Michigan's Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy.
Poll Finds Citizens, Officials Agree Local Government Should Fight Global WarmingA large majority of Michigan citizens and local government leaders agree that local governments have a responsibility to help reduce global warming, a new University of Michigan survey says.
More Communities Providing Joint ServicesA new University of Michigan survey found that most communities statewide are already working together to increase efficiency and decrease costs.
UM Report Backs 'Economic Gardening'
Database Highlights Public Sector Innovation