These examples of regional alliances and intergovernmental agreements were selected from NLC's Examples of Programs for Cities database. Cities have discovered the mutual benefits of cooperation in many areas, such as education, public safety, public works, and recreation.
Member cities and state municipal leagues may request additional research on this or other topics by calling the librarians at the Municipal Reference Service (MRS) at 202-626-3130. They also may access the Examples database through CityNet on the Web for free (call MRS for details).
If your city participates in noteworthy regional alliances or intergovernmental agreements, please notify MRS so they may be added to the database.
Cities near Kansas City, Missouri
Address: City of Kansas City, 414 East 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64106
Contact: City Hall, (816) 513-3360
The Mid-America Regional Council, a partnership of cities in the Kansas City area, coordinates emergency response operations in the bi-state region. Networks for 911 dispatchers, top officials, and ambulances and emergency rooms connect jurisdictions across state lines. When a city in the region receives federal or state funds for emergency …