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Local Government in Connecticut, Third Edition

Frank B Connolly 2013

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  • Title:
    Local Government in Connecticut, Third Edition
  • Author: Frank B Connolly
  • Subjects: Local government -- Connecticut; Electronic books
  • Description: Cover; Local Government in Connecticut; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 What Is Local Government in Connecticut?; 2 Forms of Local Government; 3 Who Runs These Governments?; 4 Key Local Government Officials and Their Roles; 5 State Government vs. Local Government; 6 Charter Revision Process; 7 Municipal Employees and Unionization; 8 Federal Government's Role in Local Government; 9 Some Nuts and Bolts of the Local Government Process (or How Business Is Transacted at the Local-Government Level in Connecticut); 10 Where Does the Money Come From?
    11 Where Does the Money Go?12 Public Safety: Police, Fire, Emergency Medical Services; 13 Homeland Security and Emergency Management; 14 Public Works; 15 Land Use: Planning and Zoning, Wetlands and Watercourses; 16 Risk Management in Local Government; 17 Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Local Government; 18 Health and Human Services; 19 Municipal Clerk; 20 Education: Function, Role, Relationship to Town; 21 Technology in Local Government and Education; 22 Other Local-Governmental Officials; 23 Two-Year Political and Financial Calendar; 24 Public and Private Utilities
    25 Economic Development at the Local Level26 Regionalization; 27 Freedom of Information Laws and Ethics; 28 Basics of Municipal and Educational Pensions; 29 Public Policy in Local Government; 30 Careers in Local Government; APPENDIXES; A Abbreviations and Acronyms; B Key Associations Involved with Connecticut Local Government; C Regional Planning Organizations (RPOs) and Map of Counties; D Higher Education in Connecticut; E Municipal Forms of Government in Connecticut as of 2013; F Municipal Populations, Revaluation Dates, Town Code Numbers; G Map of Towns and Cities
    H Partial List of Connecticut General Statutes for MunicipalitiesBibliography; Index
    Indispensable guide to the ins and outs of Connecticut local government
  • Publisher: Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan University Press
  • Creation Date: 2013
  • Format: 1 online resource (241 p.).
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN0-8195-7402-3
  • OCLC Number: 858861434
  • Institution Zone MMS ID: 991003075157303381$$I01TRAILS_CARROLL
  • Network Zone MMS ID: 9911637324703366
  • Source: 01TRAILS ALMA

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