Legislative recommendations for structural modernization of local government. by Illinois. Commission on Urban Area Government.

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  • Local government -- Illinois.,
  • Metropolitan government -- Illinois.,
  • Municipal services -- Illinois.

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LC ClassificationsJS451.I3 A5 1971
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Pagination21, 7, 4 l.
Number of Pages21
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Open LibraryOL5392794M
LC Control Number72610095

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