In Philadelphia, for example, City Council members can exercise their councilmanic
prerogative to hold up projects of concern in their districts.
Tenders are invited for Provision Of Councilmanic
Los Angeles is divided into 15 councilmanic
29, 1984, at A1 (describing councilmanic
privilege in Prince George's County, Maryland); Dave Umhoefer, Food Mart Owner Seeking Beer License Feels Sting of Aldermanic Privilege, MILWAUKEE J.
One key difference between City Hall and, for example, councilmanic
District 11, is that its incumbent must be supported by a cross-racial and cross-ethnic electorate.
And they do that, Flip and Larry Hathaway, on the board of the nonprofit Los Angeles Jazz Society, which has been sponsoring these jazz performances at two elementary schools in each of the city's 15 councilmanic
districts since 1988.
The sample was stratified, in that separate random samples were drawn for each of the six councilmanic
districts of the city in order to permit generalizations from the sample to the population of each district.
In the 51st Councilmanic
District in Brooklyn, Felix Ortiz was elected with support from heavily Latino Sunset Park and Black Red Hook (Wynyard, 1995).
The Attorney General denied preclearance to North Carolina's 1981 congressional redistricting and Petersburg, Virginia's 1981 councilmanic
redistricting on the grounds that each appeared to have a discriminatory purpose.
41)Declaring that de-annexation would be impractical because the city had appropriated millions of dollars for improvements in the annexed area, the court ordered that the city be divided into two districts for purposes of new councilmanic
If performance indicators can be devised that are of sufficient interest to attract the attention of more than a trivial portion of the general public, that result will inevitably lead to greater managerial and councilmanic
attention, boosting accountability as it does so.
The author deftly traces the origins and evolution, in the early 1960s, of the biracial coalition in Tom Bradley's councilmanic
district, its citywide spread in the late 1960s, and the coalition's probusiness transformation and internal fragmentation following Bradley's 1973 mayoral victory.