Michigan Local Government Database

County and municipal spending priorities, employee salaries and benefits, future budgets, long-term taxpayer liabilities and more are impacted by labor contracts bargained between local elected officials and government-employee unions. The Michigan Local Government Database, hosted by the Mackinac Center, provides a revealing look at the collective bargaining agreements for the state’s 83 counties and 30 largest municipalities.

Michigan Local Government Collective Bargaining Agreements

This database contains PDF copies of the collective bargaining agreements for employees of Michigan’s 83 county governments and 30 largest municipalities. Union contracts spell out not just wage packages, but also information regarding work rules, arbitration, retirement benefits and more.