|ALEC Goes Local
Governing Magazine explains the need for an organization like the American City County Exchange in its June edition:
Cities and counties have problems as various as their enormous numbers, but they tend to have in common concerns such as zoning, land use, placement of cell towers and, of course, taxes.
"While there may not be a model policy that works for Midland, Texas, as well as for Terre Haute, Ind., there may be bits and pieces they're able to use," says Russell. "We are aware that when our members start developing model policy, some of it will not be applicable for some jurisdictions. But at least the resources are there."
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