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Mar 03, 2022 · Many counties have transportation responsibilities, while not all Alaska boroughs do. And instead of a bunch of county courthouses, the state has a unified court system. The state also does not...
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Jun 27, 2020 · A: Alaska is not divided into counties but rather into organized and the so-called unorganized borough. Alaska’s boroughs were intended to be more versatile and powerful than counties. The failure of some local economies to generate enough revenue to support separate counties was an important issue. How many boroughs does Alaska have? 19 organized
Mar 28, 2020 · According to the National Association of Counties, only one state has parishes instead of counties. Counties are called parishes in Louisiana, but the difference is not much more significant than the name alone. Alaska does not call its counties by that name, instead they are considered boroughs.
Instead of counties Louisiana has parishes—it’s the only state in the country with this unique feature. (Alaska on the other hand has boroughs instead of counties). The parishes are remnants of a bygone era as Louisiana was Roman
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