Sarah Mills

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

Policy Analyst

735 South State Street, Weill Hall

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

21

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Environmental Policy in the Great Lakes Region: Current Issues and Public Opinion

Issues in Energy and Environmental Policy, No. 10, April 2014
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Aug 2015
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy, Muhlenberg College, Ryerson University - Politics and Public Administration and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Shale Gas and Hydraulic Fracturing in the Great Lakes Region: Current Issues and Public Opinion

Issues in Energy and Environmental Policy, No. 9, April 2014
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Aug 2015
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Muhlenberg College, Ryerson University - Politics and Public Administration, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Local Leaders Say Michigan Road Funding Needs Major Increase, But Lack Consensus on Options that Would Raise the Most Revenue

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Feb 2015
Thomas M. Ivacko and Sarah Mills
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy
Downloads 74 (368,438)
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Roads and bridges, infrastructure, tax and finance, Michigan, local government, survey

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Local Leaders Say Police-Community Relations are Good Throughout Michigan, But Those In Large Cities are Concerned About Potential Unrest Over Police Use-of-Force

Michigan Public Policy Survey, February 2016
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Feb 2016
Sarah Mills and Thomas M. Ivacko
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
Downloads 69 (382,889)
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Local government, law enforcement, police-community relations, police militarization, civil unrest, Ferguson

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Wind Power as a Community Issue in Michigan

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Jul 2014
Sarah Mills, Debra Horner and Thomas M. Ivacko
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Michigan, local government, renewable energy, wind power, environment

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Approaches to Land Use Planning and Zoning Among Michigan's Local Governments

Michigan Public Policy Survey, May 2018
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 May 2018
Debra Horner, Thomas M. Ivacko and Sarah Mills
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy
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land use, planning, zoning

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Public Support for Regulation of Power Plant Emissions Under the Clean Power Plan

Issues in Energy and Environmental Policy, No. 18, January 2015
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 29 Aug 2015
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy and Muhlenberg College
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Emergency Medical Services in Michigan: Challenges and Approaches Among Local Governments

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Jul 2016
Sarah Mills and Thomas M. Ivacko
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Public safety, Emergency Medical Services, Local Government

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Cap-and-Trade Support Linked to Revenue Use

Issues in Energy and Environmental Policy, No. 23, June 2015
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Aug 2015
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and Muhlenberg College
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Wind Energy Development in the Great Lakes Region: Current Issues and Public Opinion

Issues in Energy and Environmental Policy, No. 8, April 2014
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Aug 2015
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy, Muhlenberg College, Ryerson University - Politics and Public Administration and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Local Government Leaders' Views on Drinking Water and Water Supply Infrastructure in Michigan Communities

CLOSUP, Michigan Public Policy Survey, November 2016
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Dec 2016
Debra Horner, Thomas M. Ivacko and Sarah Mills
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy
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Drinking Water, Infrastructure

12.

Fewer Americans Doubt Global Warming is Occurring

Issues in Energy and Environmental Policy, Number 29, 2016
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Aug 2016
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy, Muhlenberg College and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Global warming, climate change

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Belief in Global Warming Among Americans Gradually Increases Following the Winter of 2015

Issues in Energy and Environmental Policy, No. 24, July 2015
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Aug 2015
Muhlenberg College, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Local Officials Say Michigan's System of Funding Local Government is Broken, and Seek State Action to Fix it

Michigan Public Policy Survey, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Sep 2016
Sarah Mills and Thomas M. Ivacko
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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local government, public finance, taxes, public services

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Michigan Local Leaders Say Property Tax Appeals are Common, Disagree with 'Dark Stores' Assessing

Michigan Public Policy Survey, 2016
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Oct 2016
Debra Horner, Thomas M. Ivacko and Sarah Mills
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy
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Local government, property taxes, public finance, dark stores

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Widespread Public Support for Renewable Energy Mandates Despite Proposed Rollbacks

Issues in Energy and Environmental Policy, No. 22, June 2015
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Aug 2015
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and Muhlenberg College
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Acceptance of Global Warming Among Americans Moderately Increases in Late 2014

Issues in Energy and Environmental Policy, No. 19, February 2015
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Aug 2015
Muhlenberg College, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy
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Beyond the Coast, a Tenuous Relationship between Michigan Local Governments and the Great Lakes

Michigan Public Policy Survey, September 2014
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 Sep 2014
Thomas M. Ivacko and Sarah Mills
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy
Downloads 12 (656,040)

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Michigan local government, Great Lakes

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Energy Policies and Environmental Leadership Among Michigan’s Local Governments

Michigan Public Policy Survey, January 2020
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Mar 2020
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Local Government, Michigan, Energy, Environment, Solar Power, Wind Power

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Fiscal Health Rated Relatively Good for Most Jurisdictions, But Improvement Slows and Decline Continues for Many

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Sep 2015
Sarah Mills and Thomas M. Ivacko
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
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Local Government Fiscal Health: Comparing Self‐Assessments to Conventional Measures

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 39, Issue 3, pp. 75-96, 2019
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Jun 2020
Stephanie Leiser and Sarah Mills
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy
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