What form of local government is most widely used in New England?

Answer Townships are the most commonly used form of local government in New England. The townships have elected governing boards, levy taxes and are responsible for zoning. These townships are responsible... Read More »

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Who are the local government leaders?

4 years if you have a bachelors degree, but for masters, 2 more years. So your total is 6 years.

What is the role of your local government?

Local governments are granted power by the state. With this power, they are responsible for addressing and maintaining issues within the city and providing services to the residents. These services... Read More »

What is the purpose of local government?

While it is often the federal and state level governments and elected officials that get the majority of attention in the United States, it is often the local government that performs the tasks tha... Read More »

Who is the head of the local government of NYC?

New York City's local government is lead by the mayor. An election for this position is held every four years. Michael R. Bloomberg was voted into office in 2001. In 2009, he was elected to serve h... Read More »