Southern California Metropolis

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University of California Press, 1963 - Los Angeles (Calif.) - 443 pages
 

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Contents

Background
3
Change in Area of Incorporated Cities in Los Angeles County 19471953 and 19541961 423
4
The Nature of Politics in the Metropolitan Area
9
Countervailing Forces in the Metropolis
19
The Cities of Los Angeles County foldout 2 Railroad Development Los Angeles County
23
Los Angeles City Water and Electric Systems
43
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
52
TEXT TABLES 1 Water Production of Constituent Units of the Metropolitan Water District 19581959
54
New Cities and Others Annexing More than 1 Square Mile of Area in Rank Order of Area
231
Centers of Intercommunity Tension over Area Extension
233
Home Rule Charter Cities in Los Angeles County
240
Cities in Los Angeles County Having City Managers or Administrative Officers
242
Annexations to the City of Long Beach
247
Annexations to the City of Pasadena
250
Annexations to the City of Glendale
252
Annexations to the City of Torrance
254

Suburban Municipal Water Departments 19121925
61
Legal Constraints on Government for the Metropoli
64
Constitutional Amendments
71
Legislation
80
Strategies in Change of Legal Constraints
119
Integration by Annexation
149
Municipalities Surrounding the City of Los Angeles
160
Annexations to the City of Los Angeles
161
Incorporating in the Suburbs 18861930
163
Employees in Classified and Exempt Services City of Los Angeles 19031961
173
The Urban County
180
Employees in the Classified Service Los Angeles County 19141961
185
Incorporated Cities in the 1st Supervisoral District Los Angeles County
204
Conflict Cooperation Confederation
212
Services Provided to Cities by the County of Los Angeles
220
Growth of Population in Los Angeles County and Selected Areas
226
Growth of Areas and Population 19471961
227
Summary of Municipal Area Changes in Los Angeles County 19471961
228
Cities Demonstrating Low Interest in Annexation
230
Decentralization of Social and Economic Activities
259
Communities of the City of Los Angeles
261
Los Angeles County Statistical Areas Showing Greatest Population Change 19301940
262
Population Change 19401950
263
Los Angeles County Statistical Areas Showing Greatest
264
Population Change 19301940
265
Selected Businesses
269
Growth of Population and Newspapers in Los Angeles County Selected Years 18501960
276
Los Angeles Central Business District Net Floor Area Change by Use Category Selected Years 19301980
290
The Overvtew
292
Branch Administrative Centers City of Los Angeles 1962
305
Uniformity and Diversity
347
The Framework for Change
363
Prospects for Change in the Governance of the Metro
382
Appendix Tables
415
Bibliography
427
Index
437
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