Access to articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Consolidation Defeated


Author(s):
Abstract:
On March 22, 1971 voters of Mecklenburg County rejected a proposed plan for consolidating governments of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County that had been under study since 1967. The proposed plan would have merged the governments of the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. This article examines both the main issues that developed in the campaigns for and against the consolidation.
Source:
Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 37 Issue 7, Apr 1971, p31-35
Record #:
18060