North Carolina Statutes

Chapter 160B Consolidated City-County Act

Article 1 - Title and Definition.

  • § 160B-1   Title; effective date
    This Chapter shall be cited as the "Consolidated City‑County Act of 1973" and is enacted pursuant to Article V, Sec. 2(4) of the North Carolina...
  • § 160B-2   Definitions
    In this Chapter: (1) "Consolidated city‑county" means any county where the largest municipality in the county has been abolished and its powers, duties, rights, privileges...

Article 1A - Consolidated City-County Powers and Governance.

Article 2 - Defining Urban Service Districts.

Article 3 - Levy of Taxes in Urban Service Districts.

  • § 160B-11   Taxes authorized; limits
    A consolidated city‑county may levy the following taxes within defined urban service districts in addition to those levied throughout the county, in order to finance,...

Article 4 - Allocation of Other Revenues.

  • § 160B-12   Other allocation authorized
    A consolidated city‑county may allocate to any urban service district it creates any other revenues of the consolidated government whose use is not otherwise restricted...
  • § 160B-13   Authority to borrow money and issue bonds
    A consolidated city‑county may borrow money and issue its bonds under Chapter 159, Subchapter IV, and for those purposes shall be considered a unit of...
  • § 160B-14   Procedure for issuing general obligation and revenue bonds
    In issuing its general obligation and revenue bonds, a consolidated city‑county, except as expressly modified by this chapter, is subject to the provisions of Chapter...
  • § 160B-15   Debt limitations
    The net indebtedness in the form of general obligations of a consolidated city‑county for school purposes may not exceed eight percent (8%) of the appraised...

Article 5 - Assumption of Obligations and Debt Secured By a Pledge of Faith and Credit.