Posts Tagged ‘Environmental Ordinances’

Preempted? Let Me Count The Ways.

Monday, September 30th, 2013

One of the basic principles of local government law in North Carolina is that cities and counties have only those powers delegated to them by the General Assembly.¬† Another is that any action taken by a local government must be consistent¬†with state and federal law.¬† Within broad constitutional parameters, the legislature may expand or contract […]