The following information from www.calafco.org will provide expert information on incorporation and its options:
Resource Page Contents:
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Sphere of Influence and Municipal Service Reviews
City Incorporations and Annexations
Local Government Fact Sheets-2006
Annual Conference Materials
CALAFCO Association Documents
Links and Websites
Catalogue of Citizen Guides -- The Senate Local Government has published a series of Citizen Guides to California local public agency processes and laws. These excellent resources cut confusion and make government more accessible. Eight guides are now available. 2007 Order Form.
Incorporation Applications Filed or Anticipated in 2007 (doc)
CALAFCO Inventory of Pending and Potential Municipal Incorporations (pdf)
California Cities by Incorporation Date -- List of all California cities by date of incorporation (doc)
Guide to the LAFCo Process for Incorporation (pdf)
Guide to the LAFCo Process for Incorporation Appendices (pdf)
These fact summary sheets are prepared by the Senate Local Government Committee and provide an excellent overview of local agencies. Newly updated to reflect 2006 data.
City Fact Sheet (doc)
County Fact Sheet (doc)
Special District Fact Sheet (doc)
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