Michigan local government revenue sharing

6:24 am
Tue June 10, 2014

Increase in State Revenue for Local Governments Moves Forward

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Amount approved is less than had been requested by Governor Rick Snyder
Lansing Michigan counties, cities and townships will see their state revenue sharing increase nearly 3 percent next year under an agreement a House-Senate conference committee approved Monday. More of the states budget picture emerged as lawmakers on the committee approved a total revenue sharing budget of nearly $1.3 billion as part of next years allotment for general government.
6:39 am
Wed April 10, 2013

Snyder defends funding levels for local governments

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Snyder speaks at Michigan Municipal League reception. Group has criticized funding cuts for local governments
LANSING -- Gov. Rick Snyder got a polite reception at a conference of municipal leaders Tuesday, despite unhappiness about state funding cuts that have squeezed the ability of Michigan cities to provide basic services.