The United States additionally possesses numerous unorganized territories. These are areas of land which aren’t under the jurisdiction of any state, and don’t have a government established by Congress through an natural act.
The unorganized territories of the U.S. are American Samoa, Baker Island, Howland Island, Jarvis Island, Johnston Atoll, Kingman Reef, Midway Atoll, Navassa Island, Palmyra Atoll and Wake Island. American Samoa is the only one with a local resident inhabitants, and is ruled by an area authority.
New York City is so large that it is divided into 5 separate boroughs, each a county in its own right. In other cities, both the town and county governments have merged, creating a consolidated city–county government. The council-manager plan has been adopted by a large number of cities. Under this plan, a small, elected council makes town ordinances and sets coverage, however hires a paid administrator, additionally known as a … Read More