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Vernon mounts campaign to squelch legislation that would remove its cityhood

Dec 30, 2010 3:00:00 AM - latimes.com
The city has hired lawyers and lobbyists, rallied support from local businesses, and touted its importance to the regional economy. A key legal issue will be its status as a charter city, experts say.

The city of Vernon and some of its businesses are mounting a concerted and potentially expensive campaign against a bill in the state Legislature that would disincorporate the industrial city and put it under the purview of Los Angeles County.

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