Posts Tagged ‘Constitutional Limits’

Local Acts Relating to Health and Sanitation: Supreme Court Weighs in On Asheville and Boone Cases

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Article VII, sec. 1 of the North Carolina Constitution gives the General Assembly almost unlimited power to create local governments, and to define, expand, and limit their authority. Does this power allow the legislature, by local act, to require the city of Asheville to transfer its water system to a newly formed water and sewer […]