Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for Popular Government Vol. 27 Issue 9, June 1961
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Extraterritorial spending refers to the ability for a city to expand beyond its borders by purchasing extra lands. With growing urban populations, cities must expand out to provide appropriate services like water treatment and public parks. Extraterritorial power was with the legislature and in some instances with the cities specifically.
Six major metropolitan areas are analyzed to track changes in economic development for both manufacturers and personal households. Data from the 1960 United States Census and 1958 Census of Manufacturers are tabulated for Asheville, Charlotte, Durham, Greensboro, Raleigh, and Winston-Salem.