Local Government Handbook

This handbook is an authoritative source on the origins and operations of the Empire State, including a brief history and overview of federal, state, and local government and describing their evolving relationships, structures, and functions.

The handbook is available in the following formats:

  • PDF - for printing
  • HTML - for online reading on desktop or mobile device
  • EPUB - for e-readers
  • MOBI - for Kindle e-readers

 Updated January 2019