City commission government facts for kids
City commission government is a kind of government in the United States. Many cities use it. People vote for a commission.
Des Moines, Iowa was the first city outside of Texas to use this government. The biggest city that uses this government is Portland, Oregon. A measure to change to the council-manager form of government was defeated 76%-24% on the May 2007 ballot.
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