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Local government in counties, towns and villages

John A. Fairlie

Local government in counties, towns and villages

by John A. Fairlie

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Published by The Century co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local government -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 273-279.

    Statementby John A. Fairlie ...
    SeriesThe American state series, American state series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJS408 .F2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. l., v - xii, 3 - 289 p.
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13540913M
    LC Control Number06023708
    OCLC/WorldCa2053590

    students’ prior knowledge of local government. Continue through the PowerPoint to explain the basis and history of counties in our government: • Our oldest unit of local government is the county. Rooted in England, the county form of government came to North America with the English colonists. History. The origin of the American counties are in the counties of England. English (after British) colonists brought to their colonies in North America a political subdivision that they already used in the British metropolis: the counties. Counties were among the earliest units of local government established in the Thirteen Colonies that would become the United States.

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    Types of local government. Local government in Missouri consists of counties, townships, and cities and villages. In addition, there are special districts and independent school districts. Further classifications: Counties may be: General law: of which there are STW assists towns and villages in a diverse set of topics including community and economic development, community planning, data and information services, environmental and energy planning, regional services, local food planning, local government and community assistance, and transportation.


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Local government in New York has evolved over centuries. The governmental forms created by the people reflect was to allocate county expenses among the towns.

County boards of supervisors and county legislatures devel- The village emerged as a fourth unit of local government in the s through a series of legislative enactmentsFile Size: 1MB. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fairlie, John A.

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