IOWA: Merger Push
- Top municipalities. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);12/20/93, Vol. 40 Issue 51, LI Book of Lists `94 p69S
Lists the top municipalities in Long Island, New York according to payroll costs per resident as of November 1, 1993. Town; Cost per resident; Resident/employee ratio; 1992 payroll and projected figures for 1993.
- Top municipalities. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);10/30/95, Vol. 42 Issue 44, p36
Presents statistical information on the top municipalities in Long Island, New York.
- East Hampton tops ranking. CF // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);10/30/95, Vol. 42 Issue 44, p36
Reports that Long Island's top municipality ranked by LIBNews is the town of East Hampton with statistics of their cost per resident and total payrolls. Who occupies second position.
- Partnerships, Business Elites and Urban Politics: New Forms of Governance in an English City? Bassett, Keith // Urban Studies (Routledge);Apr96, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p539
This paper begins with a review of the conditions which have led to a proliferation of partnership arrangements in English cities and the related emergence of new business e lites with interests in urban policy-making. The paper reviews a series of recent studies of these phenomena and comments...
- It's not just Washington. Boo, K. // Washington Monthly;Jan89, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p37
Poor children everywhere who rely on city services face the dangers of bureaucratic apathy and incompetence. But no matter what happens rarely is anyone fired or even transferred for negligences. Reports of children who have been abused by the bureaucratic system.
- The worst city government. Boo, K. // Washington Monthly;Sep90, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p36
Describes Hightstown, New Jersey's 135-foot, $536,000 aerial fire truck. The poor health care given prisoners at Baltimore's City Jail is also discussed.
- Public information awards announced. // American City & County;Mar1997, Vol. 112 Issue 3, p64
Cites the municipal governments in the United States that won prizes in the 16th City Hall Public Information Awards Competition. Grand Awards earned by Houston, Texas; Honors won by Rockville, Maryland.
- Who's who in parish government. Redfern, Suzanne // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);1/16/95, Vol. 15 Issue 28, Plaquemines Parish p4A
Profiles the government officials of Plaquemines Parish. Parish president Clyde A. Giordano; Council members; Hosea M. Ned, Jr.; Edward P. Theriot; Judy Hodnett; Alice M. Ranatza; Harold J. Becnel Sr.; William A. Hardin; Bartol Taliancich; Janice H. Acosta; Samuel G. Pizzolato.
- Goldsmith to join ranks of mayoral authors. Eckert, Toby // Indianapolis Business Journal;08/05/96, Vol. 17 Issue 20, p9A
Reports on Indianapolis, Indiana Mayor Goldsmith's authoring of a book on approaches to city government. Topics; Comment from Matt McClure, spokesman for the U.S. Conference of Mayors.