TITLE

Secession Question Slated to Appear on Next L.A. Ballot

AUTHOR(S)
Finestone, Deborah
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/24/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31394, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the voting for the San Fernando Valley secession proposal in Los Angeles, California. Social decision to split the city in two; Economic impact of the secession; Initiative to balance the loss of revenue.
ACCESSION #
6782813

 

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