State and Local Policy Program

As a graduate school of public policy and planning, the Humphrey School of Public Affairs exemplifies the University's land grant mission of teaching, research, and outreach. The State and Local Policy Program (SLPP) was founded in 1991 to increase the Humphrey School's commitment to state and local policy issues. SLPP helps policy leaders and citizens understand how changes in the global economy, technology, and the workplace affect communities by: Convening to increase discussion and awareness of policy issues; Contributing to produce and integrate new information, ideas, and approaches; Changing to enhance and apply public policy that addresses community needs

Focus: 
Community and Economic Development
Public Policy
Keywords: 
Urban Planning
transportation
Transit
Rural Safety
Campus and College: 
Twin Cities
Graduate School
Public Affairs
Geographic Scope: 
Local
Regional
State
National
Type of Engagement: 
Public Service or Outreach
Research
Teaching