By J.B. Carr,Richard C. Feiock

City-country consolidation builds upon the innovative culture of favoring structural reform of neighborhood governments. This quantity seems to be at a few vital concerns confronting modern efforts to consolidate governments and develops a theoretical method of realizing either the motivations for pursuing consolidation and how the principles guiding the method form the result. person chapters contemplate the frenzy for city-county consolidation and the present context within which such judgements are debated, besides a number of possible choices to city-county consolidation. The transaction expenditures of city-county consolidation are in comparison opposed to the prices of municipal annexation, inter-local agreements, and using targeted district governments to accomplish the specified consolidation of companies. the ultimate chapters examine competing views for and opposed to consolidation and prepare a few of the items of an explanatory idea of neighborhood govt consolidation.

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