Public Policy News Archive
January 28, 2016 | Kurt Schindler | Use of a code of conduct/oath of office is recommended for planning commissioner and zoning board of appeals members. It helps underscore a person’s role, expected behavior, and differences between elected officials and members of administrative bodies.
January 26, 2016 | Eric Scorsone | The top 20 unfunded liabilities across cities, villages and townships in Michigan.
January 25, 2016 | Kurt Schindler | Groundwater can, and in some places has, become contaminated. Local government is best-suited to prevent contamination from occurring but seldom uses these 11 zoning tools at their disposal to do so.