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Gibsonville mayor, Leonard Williams, discusses his life, his decision to enter public service, and his plans for the town moving forward.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 65 Issue 2, March/April 2015, p6-9, il, por
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Emerald Isle Town Manager, Frank Rush, discusses the town's plans for hurricanes and the importance of developing an emergency operations plan so officials can react when a storm strikes.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 65 Issue 2, March/April 2015, p22-24, il
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Lexington, North Carolina mayor, Newell Clark discusses his workout routine, diet, and how the community became involved in his recreational activities.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 65 Issue 2, March/April 2015, p31-34, il, por
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23848
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Fish harvesting in the 1950s put Beaufort, North Carolina on the map, but when the industry collapsed town officials turned to historic preservation and tourism for economic stability. Beaufort's current mayor, Richard Stanley, discusses his past and present work to sustain tourism in the coastal town.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 65 Issue 3, May/June 2015, p6-9, il, por
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23849
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Mount Airy's mayor, Steve Yokeley, describes how the town has bounced back since the closing of the textile mills in the 1990s and how the loss of historic preservation tax credits could present obstacles to further development.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 65 Issue 3, May/June 2015, p24-28, il, por
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23940
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The town of Wake Forest has grown and improved over the past decade. Community events, the historic downtown, a new bus system, and new businesses have helped maintain a sense of community and improved the town's economic standing.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 65 Issue 4, Jul/Aug 2015, p6-9, il, por
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1435
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Although the 1992 Cable Act gave local governments increased authority to regulate cable operators, many have found this new responsibility burdensome. When cable rates failed to fall as anticipated, consumer anger was directed toward local government.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 44 Issue 2, Feb 1994, p1,8-9, il
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1436
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The N.C. League of Municipalities, along with the N.C. Association of County Commissioners, is working to assure that fiscal notes (estimates of compliance costs) accompany state regulations so that local governments can fund and implement such regulations.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 44 Issue 2, Feb 1994, p1,5, il
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1438
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After explaining the intangibles tax and a pending court challenge, Reynolds lists pros and cons of the tax and repeats the N.C. League of Municipalities' support for the tax, which is largely allocated to local governments.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 44 Issue 2, Feb 1994, p3, por
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1437
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The Governor outlines his plan for dealing with North Carolina's crime problem.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 44 Issue 2, Feb 1994, p2, por
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1441
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At a special panel assembled before the N.C. Senate, several mayors and county commissioners called for a balanced approach to the state's crime problem, seeking preventive programs as well as punitive measures.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 44 Issue 2, Feb 1994, p10, por
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1440
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A new water quality management plan will divide the state into seventeen major river basins with an integrated, basinwide approach to replace previous piecemeal efforts. This plan calls for cooperation among local governments and the state.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 44 Issue 2, Feb 1994, p7, por
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1519
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Compliance with waste reduction goals (set by SB 111 in 1989), private court challenges that erode local control, and concerns about long-term liability have combined to make garbage disposal a complex issue for local governments.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 44 Issue 4, April 1994, p1,10-12, il, por
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1520
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In a victory for municipalities, the court ruled in Homebuilders of Charlotte Inc. vs. City of Charlotte that cities and towns act within their authority when charging reasonable fees to help recoup the costs of regulatory services.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 44 Issue 4, April 1994, p1,3
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In an effort to make police more accessible to, and more aware of, the community, Lumberton created four substations, instituted an \"officer in residence\" program for a public housing community, and began bicycle patrols.
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Southern City (NoCar Oversize JS 39 S6), Vol. 44 Issue 4, April 1994, p6, il