• Learning About Metropolitan Districts

    If you live in Colorado, the term "metropolitan district" is everywhere, but for newcomers to the state, the term might be confusing. The state has cities and counties but also these metropolitan districts that seem to handle similar duties that cities and county governments did in their home states. Metropolitan districts are special governmental units that do handle many issues that a city government might cover in another state; in Colorado, they are specifically tax districts that provide services in exchange for tax money outside of what residents pay for or get from cities and counties.
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