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  Star Wars: Databank | Cloud City
Suspended high among the pastel clouds of Bespin, held aloft by huge repulsorlifts built into its curved frame, is a floating metropolis of sophisticated beauty and political freedom.
Cloud City exists not only as a mining colony, extracting valuable Tibanna gas from the depths of the giant planet, but also as a sanctuary for those trying to escape the turmoil gripping the galaxy.
Following the death of Emperor Palpatine at the Battle of Endor, Cloud City's populace was able to celebrate the return of freedom in the galaxy.
www.starwars.com /databank/location/cloudcity   (516 words)

  
  Cloud City - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cloud City is a fictional floating city on Bespin, a planet in the Star Wars universe which appears in the film The Empire Strikes Back.
The city floats among the clouds with the aid of repulsorlifts and is home to Lando Calrissian and his aide, Lobot.
Cloud City is the largest of the airborne Tibanna refineries, and it is also unique, doubling as a top-notch vacation resort and entertainment complex.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cloud_City   (388 words)

  
 Official City of Saint Cloud Web Site
Cloud, Minnesota is located on the banks of the beautiful Mississippi River just 60 miles northwest of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul.
The City of St. Cloud, Minnesota will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, familial status or sexual orientation.
The mission of the City of St. Cloud is to provide high quality public services for our residents in a cost effective, responsive, innovative and professional manner given the changing needs and resources available.
ci.stcloud.mn.us   (192 words)

  
 Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis - fedgazette October 1996 - Growth of St. Cloud, Minn.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Cloud obliged, and the residents are now served by St. Cloud's sewer and water services-as well as law enforcement, fire protection and roads.
Cloud has begun an intensive 10-year program, funded by a bond increase, to extend sewer and water lines to the former township.
Cloud's growth in recent years has been fueled, in part, by new economic development and also by the willingness of people to live in a certain community and travel rather long distances to work.
woodrow.mpls.frb.fed.us /pubs/fedgaz/96-10/fg9610c.cfm?js=0   (1047 words)

  
 Bespin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bespin is the planet in The Empire Strikes Back over which the floating city Cloud City hovers suspended by an antigravity pod.
Bespin is also a major source of tibanna gas, which is refined for production and transport in Cloud City and used in the production of starship blasters.
He had lived there as a hermit after Cloud City was abandoned by the Empire after their defeat there.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bespin   (384 words)

  
 Cloud City - Wookieepedia, the Star Wars Wiki
Cloud City was a covert mining colony on the planet Bespin.
Cloud City was commissioned by Lord Ecclessis Figg and built by the Incom Corporation during the 20th century BBY.
At the time of the Battle of Hoth, Cloud City was run by Baron Administrator Lando Calrissian, who had won administration of the city off Baron Administrator Dominic Raynor in a Sabacc tournament.
starwars.wikia.com /wiki/Cloud_City   (656 words)

  
 Jeff Cloud   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Cloud is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association and actively serves on the board of numerous charitable and civic organizations including the Red Bud Classic, Oklahoma City All Sports Association, and the Oklahoma City University Law School Alumni Board.
Cloud was a member of the Lake Atoka Association Board and the McGee Creek Authority and served as annual lay delegate to the Oklahoma Methodist Conference.
Cloud is married to the former Trish Caldwell.
www.occ.state.ok.us /Divisions/COMM/Bio-Cloud.htm   (278 words)

  
 Cloud City Rules
Cloud City floats in the atmosphere of the planet Bespin, creating a special relationship between the planet and the city's sites.
All Cloud City sites are related to Bespin and thus may be deployed even if the Bespin system and the Bespin: Cloud City sector are not on table.
Cloud sectors are related to the planet system where they are deployed and to that planet's sites.
www.wheelon.com /ccg/rules/cloudcity/cloudcity.htm   (2439 words)

  
 Las Vegas SUN: Questions cloud city's cybergaming project
Under the proposed deal, the city would receive 5 percent of the gross gaming revenue and 25 percent of the net profits from VegasOne.com for the use of the seal.
City Councilman Gary Reese said the vote is probably the most important of his six-year council tenure, yet the barber seemed uncomfortable asking high-tech questions.
Joe Marcella, the city's Information Technology director, told the council he was satisfied with the level of encryption described by Damiano.
www.lasvegassun.com /sunbin/stories/text/2000/oct/31/510973604.html   (925 words)

  
 City of Cloud Correspondances
Cloud goes to the mural and begins to freak out again, his hands covered over his head, his spirit visibly being removed from his body, symbolizing how disconnected from reality Cloud is.
Cloud was totally confused by his subsequent infusion of Mako and Jenova cells, done by Hojo and it is over half way through the game before he pieces his reality together.
When Cloud finally confronts Sephiroth in the Nibelheim illusion, Sephiroth unleashes another shocker, that Cloud is a clone with false memories who was constructed by Hojo five years before in the laboratory of the Shinra Mansion.
cloud-is.ourfamily.com /sector2/ffvii.html   (3021 words)

  
 Saint Cloud Highlights   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Cloud is a small family oriented town located right outside of Orlando.
Saint Cloud has a wonderful historic downtown with lovely storefronts that are full of character and our schools are high rated.
Saint Cloud is currently in the process of expanding our marina to host 140 boat slips with the construction of a lakefront eatery and banquet rental facility.
www.floridasun.com /content/article.html?id=131194   (262 words)

  
 St Cloud Minnesota Real Estate
Cloud is the center of a growing metropolitan area, that is just an hour north of the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area.
Cloud is home to 3 colleges, many public and private high schools and grade schools.
Central Minnesota, Saint Cloud in particular, is a renowned hub for medical care.
www.relocateamerica.com /states/MN/cities/st_cloud.htm   (390 words)

  
 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
For this reason Cloud City is suggesting that attention is turned away from stability and toward the temporary.
Cloud City is making it a rule to only hold events at these alternative sites, in an effort to explore new options and to raise public awareness concerning the displacement of the arts in Boston.
Cloud City is only asking for one night in each of them.
www.honeypump.net /cloudcity   (533 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Indictments and allegations cloud Windy City   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Mayor of the nation's third-largest city since 1989, Daley, 63, comes from the first family of Chicago politics: His father, Richard J. Daley, was mayor from 1955 until his death in 1976; his brother, William, was Commerce secretary under President Clinton.
Under 1972 and 1983 federal court orders known as the "Shakman decrees," the city is barred from using political considerations in hiring and promotions for all but 1,000 of the city's 38,000 jobs.
In an interview, she said she was passed over at least four times for promotions in the city's water department in favor of those with political connections.
www.usatoday.com /news/nation/2005-10-04-chicago-corruption_x.htm   (1025 words)

  
 Hattiesburg American - www.hattiesburgamerican.com - Hattiesburg, Miss.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
No, it's not a list for St. Nick, but for St. Cloud, a city in the middle of Minnesota, where officials announced Thursday they are adopting Hattiesburg and its citizens.
Cloud and surrounding cities committed Thursday to help Hattiesburg through a national city-to-city aid program.
Cloud City Manager Mike Williams said St. Cloud, with a population of about 64,000, will be joined in its efforts by smaller cities on its fringes including Sartell, Sauk Rapids, Waite Park and St. Joseph.
www.hattiesburgamerican.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050930/NEWS05/509300309/1002/NEWS01   (440 words)

  
 MASSASSI STAR WARS, ARCHIVES, LOCATIONS, BESPIN, CLOUD CITY, CARBON-FREEZING CHAMBER
Cloud City's immense tractor beam generators pull in precious spin-sealed Tibanna gas from the depths of Bespin.
ibanna is routed to carbon-freezing chambers throughout the lower levels of the city.
Though Cloud City export documents show that its Tibanna gas is sold strictly as a hyperdrive coolant, much of the gas is actually used for military applications.
massassi.yavin4.com /sw/ap_carbo.htm   (329 words)

  
 TheForce.Net - CCG - SW - Cloud City Spoilers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
At cloud sectors, power +1, may deploy as a 'react' and may move and be targeted by weapons like a starfighter.
LORE: Despite the brutal attacks of the Dark Lord, dying on Cloud City was not Luke's destiny.
Ugnaughts and chief administrators of Bespin's city in the clouds.
www.theforce.net /ccg/sw/spoilers/cloudcity.asp   (9235 words)

  
 Official City of Saint Cloud Web Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Cloud, Minnesota is located on the banks of the beautiful Mississippi River just 60 miles northwest of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul.
As the center of Minnesota's fastest growing metropolitan area, St. Cloud serves as a commercial hub for over 250,000 people.
The City of St. Cloud, Minnesota will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, familial status or sexual orientation.
ci.stcloud.mn.us /Web/mainindex.htm   (221 words)

  
 schematic news
Phoenecia and Otto Von Schirach are currently scoring Friends With You: Cloud City, a 20+ minute piece with original themes by Mami Chan and Norman Bambi of PonPoko.
The inhabitants of Cloud City will only be on hand to welcome visitors during Art Basel Miami's festival days of December 1rd and 3rd.
Cloud City celebrates the innocence of youth and interactive play becomes inevitable as viewers encounter slides, toys, and massive foam characters.
schematic.net   (4582 words)

  
 SignOnSanDiego.com > News > Metro -- Perceptions of purity still cloud city's push to reuse wastewater
Pearce, a city water engineer, doesn't hesitate to take a swig of sewage that's been treated and re-treated to the point where he says government-regulated contaminants are undetectable.
San Diego's decision promises to be driven more by the perception of the city's 1.2 million water users than what national, state and local water experts say is the clear reality: that super-scrubbed wastewater is just as good or better than water taken from the Colorado River.
The city remains roughly 90 percent dependent on outside water sources, something that business leaders and environmentalists agree is untenable.
www.signonsandiego.com /news/metro/20050712-9999-1n12water.html   (1419 words)

  
 SLU.net Bulletin Board: AFA & Cloud City: Issac
Naturally, there is a limit on what I know and what I can say about Cloud City and any relationships it has with other businesses.
Cloud City certainly promotes AFA, and we are in close contact with them as we view them as a great addition to the hobby.
Some link is a natural given Cloud City's in the toy selling biz & AFA grades toys.
www.slu.net /cgi-local/ubbcgi/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic;f=3;t=000023   (464 words)

  
 Sherburne County Economic Development - City of St. Cloud, MN
The city is also home to five colleges and universities, including St. Cloud State University and St. Cloud Technical College.
The St. Cloud Area is also proud of its outstanding track record in the area of customized training packages.
The St. Cloud Technical College, St. Cloud State University, and the Area Economic Development Partnership aggressively involve themselves in the process of assembling made-to-order solutions to company needs for applicant screening, job skills profiling, and customized, on-site training activities.
www.co.sherburne.mn.us /econdev/community/stcloud.htm   (362 words)

  
 Unofficial SW:CCG Cloud City Dark Side Spoiler List
One of the many Cloud City miners who are willingly employed by greedy corporations exploiting planetary atmospheres.
The Cloud City chasm's central fin was engineered with a tensile strength unsurpassed by anything in the region, save the silk of the Kashyyyk treeworm.
When Vader dueled Luke at Cloud City, he fought a son trained by his former master and a weapon constructed by his former self.
home.austin.rr.com /cgregg/swccg/dark_cc_spoiler.html   (4065 words)

  
 Unofficial SW:CCG Cloud City Light Side Spoiler List
Recently hired members of the Cloud City Wing Guard are less corrupt than those who served under past administrations.
The current administrator of Cloud City was rumored to have won his position by playing this version of sabacc.
Despite the brutal attacks of the Dark Lord, dying on Cloud City was not Luke's destiny.
home.austin.rr.com /cgregg/swccg/light_cc_spoiler.html   (4192 words)

  
 White Cloud City (Coppereid) - Nevada Ghost Town   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Road to White Cloud City may be passable in 2x4 pickup.
To draw more attention to their mine, a townsite was platted at the mouth of the canyon called White Cloud City.
The town languished until 1907, when the Nevada United Mining Company enlarged operations and the town of Coppereid was born in the location of the original camp of White Cloud City.
www.ghosttowns.com /states/nv/whitecloudcity(coppereid).html   (181 words)

  
 Jedi Council Forums - ig 88 at cloud city   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
The Executor, Cloud City and Mos Eisly cantina!
As for IG-88 on Cloud City, I am inclined to believe that it was simply another droid.
Much like that silver protocol droid on cloud city was the same make as 3PO and the astromech droids on Amidalas ship where of the same make as R2.
boards.theforce.net /Message.aspx?topic=10459874   (1342 words)

  
 The Fall of Cloud City   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
In this adventure, the heroes experience the Imperial takeover of Cloud City from right in the middle of it all.
The Fall of Cloud City is designed to be used along with the Bespin section in Chapter 3 of the Rebellion Era Sourcebook by Bill Slavicsek, Steve Miller, and Owen K.C. Stephens.
They have come to Cloud City, on the gas giant planet Bespin, to tour the mining facilities and perhaps to take in some of the local color.
www.wizards.com /starwars/article.asp?x=sw20010913a_cloudcity&c=rpg   (366 words)

  
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 Questions cloud city's financial outlook - PittsburghLIVE.com
The city's new payroll preparation tax was budgeted to earn $41.5 million this year, but current figures show the final number could be $38 million, which is $3.5 million less.
And the privatization of the city's vehicle fleet and garage operations has saved about $2 million less than expected.
Lieberman's state oversight board -- the Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority -- was appointed by the state Legislature in 2004 to track city finances over the long term; it deals less with day-to-day issues.
www.pittsburghlive.com /x/tribune-review/trib/pittsburgh/s_353148.html   (582 words)

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