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The Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP) conducts, supports and fosters applied academic research to inform local, state, and urban policy issues.

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Michigan Public Policy Survey

The MPPS is a biannual survey of Michigan's local government leaders. More info.

Report: Firefighting services in Michigan: challenges and approaches among local governments

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Report: Most local officials are satisfied with law enforcement services, but almost half from largest jurisdictions say their funding is insufficient

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Energy & Environmental Policy Initiative

The EEPI brings the latest academic knowledge to bear on issues of energy, environment, and climate policy. More info.

Report: American Views on Fracking

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Report: American Attitudes about the Clean Power Plan and Policies for Compliance

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