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The politics of city-county merger

the Lexington-Fayette County experience

by Lyons, William E.

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Lexington metropolitan area, Ky.,
  • Lexington (Ky.),
  • Fayette County (Ky.)
    • Subjects:
    • Lexington metropolitan area, Ky. -- Politics and government.,
    • Lexington (Ky.) -- Politics and government.,
    • Fayette County (Ky.) -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementW. E. Lyons.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJS451.K48 L484
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 184 p. ;
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4561644M
      ISBN 100813113636
      LC Control Number77073706
      OCLC/WorldCa3644937

      For any merger to be attractive, it must be seen as beneficial to both parties. As I see it, the proposed consolidation of city and county is clearly one-sided. Description: Classic study in the eternal political battle, merger of St. Louis City and County. Publisher: Confluence St. Louis, Type: Reproduced document as published, Stapled, 45 Rating: % positive.

      Nashville Metro: The Politics of City-County Consolidation Hardcover – January 1, by Brett W. Hawkins (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from # in Consolidation & Merger; Would you like to tell us about Author: Brett W. Hawkins.   Mercy Hospital & Medical Center's plan to close in the midst of a public health crisis is a stark sign that the health care industry is evolving—with or without hospitals.

      Dan Durning and David Edwards, THE ATTITUDES OF CONSOLIDATION ELITES: AN EMPIRICAL ASSESSMENT OF THEIR VIEWS OF CITY-COUNTY MERGERS, Southeastern Political Review, 20, 2, (), (). Crossref Richard C. Feiock and Jered B. Carr, Incentives, Entrepreneurs, and Boundary Change, Urban Affairs Review, 36, 3, (), (). WarnerMedia, formerly Time Warner Inc. (–; –18) and AOL Time Warner (–09), one of the largest media and entertainment conglomerates in the was founded as Time Warner following the merger of Warner Communications and Time Inc. in , and after becoming a subsidiary of AT&T in , it was renamed WarnerMedia. It consists of three major divisions: Home Box Office.


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The Politics of City-County Merger: The Lexington-Fayette County Experience Paperback – July 7, by W. Lyons (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback "Please retry" $Cited by: 8.

Although city-county consolidation has been urged for years as a solution for many urban problems, relatively few communities have come to the point of offering such an option to the voters and in most of the communities that have done so, the voters have rejected the the voters of Lexington and Fayette County, Kentucky, approved consolidation by a better than two-to- one margin.

The Politics of City-county Merger: The Lexington-Fayette County Experience William E. Lyons University Press of Kentucky, - Political Science - pages. The Politics of City-County Merger: The Lexington-Fayette County Experience; W.

Lyons ; Book; Published by: The University Press of Kentucky; View contents. View Citation; summary. Although city-county consolidation has been urged for years as a solution for many urban problems, relatively few communities have come to the point of Cited by: 8.

Get this from a library. The politics of city-county merger: the Lexington-Fayette County experience. [William E Lyons] -- Although city-county consolidation has been urged for years as a solution for many urban problems, relatively few communities have come.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Politics of City-County Merger (Paperback) at The Politics of City-County Merger Book Description: Although city-county consolidation has been urged for years as a solution for many urban problems, relatively few communities have come to the point of offering such an option to the voters and in most of the communities that have done so, the voters have rejected the idea.

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Thanks to the University of Kentucky Libraries and the University Press of Kentucky, this book is. Although city-county consolidation has been urged for years as a solution for many urban problems, relatively few communities have come to the point of offering such an option to the voters and in most of the communities that have done so, the voters have rejected the idea.

In the voters of Lexington and Fayette County, Kentucky, approved consolidation by a better than two-to- one margin. A merger, consolidation or amalgamation, in a political or administrative sense, is the combination of two or more political or administrative entities, such as municipalities (in other words cities, towns, etc.), counties, districts, etc., into a single term is used when the process occurs within a sovereign entity.

Unbalanced growth or outward expansion of one neighbor may. Any discussion of city-county consolidation needs to acknowledge that there are many ways to skin this particular cat. Some cities and counties have accomplished true mergers.

Others consolidate and/or share services, but don’t change boundaries—a form of consolidation that avoids the political-territorial wars that a full merger might ignite. Mergers are politically difficult; when they do happen, they tend to draw on voters' beliefs that a unified city will have a better shot at attracting economic development and status.

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Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a>. Former publisher of Governing and former mayor of Kansas City Consolidating city and county governments is an idea with intuitive appeal.

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