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Reform of local government.

Ireland. Dept. of the Environment.

Reform of local government.

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Published by Stationery Office in Dublin .
Written in English


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Other titlesThe reform of local government : policy statement.
ContributionsKavanagh, Liam
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p.
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21858308M

  Estimates suggest that decentralisation is currently being pursued in over 80 per cent of developing countries worldwide. For many people, local government is the part of government that most directly impacts on their lives, particularly via the provision of local services like water, sanitation, primary education and primary healthcare. Decentralization of local government is a reform, which involves a separation of functions between central and local government, with the main goal over the responsibilities of decision-making closer to citizens. Mentor Isufaj / Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences () – This approach makes government-level Cited by: 1. local government reform focused on restraining spending through modifications in the property tax sys-tem, the primary funding source for local governments. The focus broadened to the structure of local government and how modifications to this structure may reduce costs and/or increase the quality of local government services. In Indiana.


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