Michigan Local Government Leaders Say Transit Services are Important, But Lack of Funding Discourages Their Development

Michigan Public Policy Survey, April 2015

12 Pages Posted: 3 May 2015

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Debra Horner

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy

Thomas M. Ivacko

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy

Date Written: April 29, 2015

Abstract

This report presents the opinions of Michigan local government leaders on issues in their communities related to public transit services, including satisfaction with transit options as well as factors that encourage or discourage transit development. The findings in this report are based on a statewide survey of local government leaders in the Fall 2014 wave of the Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS).

Keywords: Public transit, transportation, public finance

Suggested Citation

Horner, Debra and Ivacko, Thomas M., Michigan Local Government Leaders Say Transit Services are Important, But Lack of Funding Discourages Their Development (April 29, 2015). Michigan Public Policy Survey, April 2015, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2601450

Debra Horner

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy ( email )

735 South State Street, Weill Hall
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
United States

Thomas M. Ivacko (Contact Author)

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy ( email )

735 South State Street, Weill Hall
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
United States

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