Wake County Commissioner John Burns, left, is sounding alarms about last-minute legislation that could limit the powers of county commissions and other local governments.
Wake County Commissioner John Burns, left, is sounding alarms about last-minute legislation that could limit the powers of county commissions and other local governments. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
Wake County Commissioner John Burns, left, is sounding alarms about last-minute legislation that could limit the powers of county commissions and other local governments. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com

Legislature’s move to restrict local government fails

September 29, 2015 11:30 AM