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  Lima Province - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lima Province is located in the central coast of Peru and is the only province in the country not belonging to any of the twenty-five regions.
All the districts of Lima province are fused together in a continuous urban area, with the exception of the beach resorts of Ancon and Santa Rosa in the north and Pachacamac, Punta Hermosa, Punta Negra, San Bartolo, Santa Maria del Mar and Pucusana in the south.
The province was part of the Lima Department, which was formed by the territories of present day Lima, Callao and Ica regions, and the provinces of Casma, Huarmey and Santa, which later would be part of the La Costa Department.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lima_Province   (358 words)

 Lima Province   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The Lima Province is a province in the central coast of Peru.
The Province is bordered by the Pacific Ocean and the Callao Region on the west, and the Lima Region (provinces of Cañete, Canta, Huaral and Huarochirí) on the north, east, and south.
The Lima Province is administered by the Metropolitan Municipality of Lima.
lima-province.area51.ipupdater.com   (319 words)

 Reservations, Declarations, Objections and Derogations - CCPR - Peru
Department of Huánuco (Province of Ambo and District of Monzón of the Province of Huamaliés).
Department of Huánuco (Provinces of Ambo and Leoncio Prado; Districts of Monzón of the Province of Huamalíes and Cholón of the Province of Marañón).
Department of Huánuco: Ambo and Leoncio Prado, District of Monzón (Province of Huamaliés) and District of Cholón (province of Marañón);
www.bayefsky.com /html/peru_t2_ccpr.php   (8027 words)

 Lima Region - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lima Region, also known as Lima Provincias, is one of twenty-five regions of Peru.
Lima Province, which contains the city of Lima, the country's capital, is located on the western part of the Lima Region.
The region is bordered by the Ancash Region on the north, the Huánuco, Pasco and Junín on the east, the Huancavelica Region on the southeast, and the Pacific Ocean and the Lima Province on the west.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lima_(Department_of_Peru)   (543 words)

 ECS Travel, Peru Tour   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The department of Lima is located in the central part of the country, comprising a coastal strip (facing the Pacific Ocean) and the highlands towards the east.
Lima is linked by the Pan-American Highway with all the cities on the coast as well as with the coastal cities of Ecuador to the north and Chile to the south.
The city of Lima, also known as the City of the Kings, was founded by Francisco Pizarro on January 18th, 1 535 on the banks of the Rímac river because of the excellent strategic and geographic conditions of this valley.
www.ecstravel.com /lima.htm   (1742 words)

 Lima The City of the Kings
This is the page about Lima, the capitol of Peru, called "The City of The Kings" Lima: city in west central Peru, capital of the country and of Lima Department, located on the Rímac River between the Pacific Ocean and Andes Mountains, in Peru's arid coastal region.
In 1879 during the War of the Pacific with Chile, Lima was looted and occupied from 1881 to 1883 by Chilean forces.
The suburb of Chorrillos was burnt by Chileans.
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 Lima (department) - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Lima (department)
Department in central Peru; area 34,797 sq km/13,435 sq mi; population (1996) 6,931,587.
The terrain of the department is highly varied, encompassing both coastal desert and rugged highland areas.
Cotton, maize, and other food crops are grown with the aid of irrigation in the main river valleys, such as those of the Rimac, Chillon, Lurin, Pativilca and Supe.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Lima+(department)   (161 words)

 Peru Travel Guide by iLatinTravel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The metropolis of Lima concentrates the 28% of population.
Peru is divided in 24 departments and 1 constitutional county.
Each department is divided in counties, 189 counties exist in the national environment.
www.ilatintravel.com /webapp/ilatintravel/articulo.jsp?cod=19988155   (772 words)

The city of Lima, in the Department of the same name, is the capital of the Republic of Peru, South America.
Lima continued to grow in importance, and in 1543 was made the see of a diocese which became an archdiocese in 1545.
After the evacuation Lima suffered from the political rivalries of Cáceres and Iglesias, and there was civil discord until the presidency of Nicolas de Piérola (1895), who in 1899 yielded the office to Eduardo Romaña, a Stonyhurst scholar, who held it until 1903.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/09255a.htm   (921 words)

 Lima - Travel and Tours
The department of Lima is located in the center-western zone of the country.
The city of Lima, well-known also as "the City of the Kings" were founded the 18 of January of 1535, to borders of the Rímac river, by the conqueror Francisco Pizarro, due to the magnificent strategic and geographic conditions.
During the Virreinato, between centuries XVI and XVII, Lima one became the most important and powerful city of this part of the continent, to the being center of all the commercial and cultural activities.
www.qoyllur-tours.com /peru-cities-lima-city.php   (319 words)

 Political division of Peru   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The Lima Province, located in the central coast of the country, is unique in that it doesn't belong to any of the twenty-five regions.
Before the 2002 change, the province of Lima (which is basically the city of Lima) was part of the Lima department, and the city of Callao had the special status of Provincia Constitucional (constitutional province).
When the regionalization Law was passed, the Callao region was created from the former constitutional province, and the province of Lima separated from the rest of the Lima department, which in turn came to form the new Lima Region.
political-division-of-peru.area51.ipupdater.com   (340 words)

 Lima Travel Guide - Peru - Lima City Guide
Lima UP Conqueror Francisco Pizarro founded the city of Lima, known as City of Kings, on January 18, 1535.
Cañete is a province of the department of Lima.
Lima UP Since Lima is so close to the sea, the main Limeño dishes are naturally based on fish and seafood.
www.turismoinkaiko.net /peru_travel_tours/peru_vacation_guide/lima.htm   (1399 words)

 Lima Peru - Lima Peru by Peru Travels
Centuries before it was founded as the City of Kings, the territory of Lima, capital of Peru and of the department of Lima, was inhabited by civilizations that had gauged its wealth and strategic location.
Lima is the main gateway to Peru, a major city bustling with living history and movement.
To the north, 105 km from Lima are the Lomas de Lachay, a national reserve in the foothills which features a unique mist-fed eco-system of wild plant and animal species.
www.perutravels.net /peru-travel-guide/lima-main.htm   (406 words)

 Peri-urban milk production in Peru: Assessing farmers’ decision-making within a changing market
While historical data were used to track the evolution of milk production in the Lima Department in the past, expected future changes were analyzed by the application of a farm household optimization model to representative small-, medium-, and large farms in the region.
Results show that milk producers on the coast of Lima currently face favorable market conditions, as milk prices are much higher than in other regions, thanks to increased competition among local milk buyers, who are confronted with unused processing capacities and are unable to meet demand from their "local" market, Lima City.
Hence, the considerably higher milk prices in Lima (Figure 2) reflect two things: a certain “geographic protection”, because milk from other milksheds faces higher transportation and refrigeration costs when shipped to Lima, and an enhanced competition among local milk buyers trying to reduce their current processing over-capacity with higher milk purchases.
www.cipav.org.co /lrrd/lrrd12/4/bern124.htm   (5295 words)

During the government of Marshall Ramón Castilla, Lima became the head city of Latin America: they built the first south American railroad linking Lima and the Callao harbor; the telegraph and gas lightning were installed, and fl people slavery was abolished by the government.
The Lima department is located in the center of the Peruvian coast, in front of the Pacific Ocean and occupies a part of the mountain to the East, an area of 33,820 sq.
Lima, capital of Peru, is a modern city of 8 millions of people, where live the third of the population of the country.
www.inkatour.com /sites/view.php?lg=de&id=lima   (1262 words)

 Director of Prisons Announces Personnel Changes
The Department decided to close the Lima prison to improve efficiency and economy within the organization in response to the current State economy and budget shortfall.
The closure of Lima had been scheduled to occur in July 2003 and would have saved twenty-five million dollars per year, allowing that money to be allocated to the remaining Ohio prisons to hire needed staff.
Shortly after the March announcement, the union representing most LCI employees, in conjunction with the City of Lima, sought and received from the local court, injunctions that have prevented the Department from proceeding with its plan to close the prison.
www.drc.state.oh.us /Public/press167.htm   (589 words)

 Lima Army Tank Plant (LATP)
The commander of the Lima plant, a government-owned, contractor-operated facility, is an Army lieutenant colonel.
Lima, Ohio, is a metropolitan community of 83,000 people situated along I-75, midway between Toledo and Dayton.
This would allow the Department of Defense to remove excess from the Industrial Base, create centers of excellence, avoid single point failure, and generate efficiencies within the manufacture and maintenance of combat vehicles.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/facility/lima.htm   (2030 words)

 PERU Traveller Guide : Lima, the City of Kings
Lima is a metropoli of changes, place of contrasts and show case of all Peru.
Lima is by excelence, a city of museums.
As it was the entrance gate of Lima, it had to resist the pirates attacks during the 16th and 17th centuries.
www.geocities.com /TheTropics/Cabana/6110/lugares/lima.htm   (6577 words)

 Lima Municipal Court
There is a parking lot on the left behind the health department with 2 hour parking restrictions.
Park in the lot to your left between the bus terminal and health department.
Park in the lot behind the health department on the left.
www.limamunicipalcourt.org /?page=15   (573 words)

 Peru Regions
In every case, this department code is the same as the last two characters of the department's FIPS code.
I infer from 19th-century descriptions of the divisions of Peru that, at some times, some provinces were not in any department; such provinces apparently had the status of provincia litoral (littoral province), provincia fluvial, or provincia constitucional.
Province of Lima split from Lima region to form a province which is not part of any region, coextensive with the Municipalidad Metropolitana de Lima (Metropolitan Municipality of Lima).
www.statoids.com /upe.html   (1477 words)

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This site was designed to provide the citizens and visitors of the City of Lima the general workings of the Lima Police Department and to provide information on how to prevent, reduce and report crime.
Our mission is to work in a partnership with the community to improve the quality of life by creatively solving problems related to crime, the fear of crime, and neighborhood decay and to safeguard the constitutional rights of all.
To be commited to follow the principles set forth in the oath of office and the standards established by the Lima Police Department.
www2.wcoil.com /~lpd   (487 words)

 Lima Department (Peru)
Flag of city and department of Lima (coat of arms is not always used).
In our archives there are two Lima flags, the city proper, and the Metropolitan city flag, this last one a vertical copperish banner that might looks like a deep burned yellow.
That flag of eight stripes is a quishwa aymara flag, the flag of the Inca.
www.fotw.us /flags/pe-lim.html   (352 words)

LIMA — Two of three police agencies cleared their officers of wrongdoing following a complaint of excessive force against an accident victim last year, police officials said Tuesday.
Wrinn Sr., a police captain with the Brattleboro Police Department in Brattleboro, Vt., said police used an electronic control weapon against his son and repeatedly struck him in the head with a flashlight.
Lima police Maj. Richard Shade said an investigation into the father’s allegations involving Lima police officers was completed and no wrongdoing was found, he said.
www.limaohio.com /story.php?IDnum=26178   (726 words)

 Health department says flood waters in Lima, Canaan 'highly' contaminated - JAMAICAOBSERVER.COM
One of the houses that have been evacuated in the Lima community due to rising waters.
LIMA, St James -The St James Health Department has issued a warning to residents in the flood-ravaged communities of Lima and Canaan in East Central St James, telling them not to venture into the large bodies of stagnant water in the area because it is highly contaminated.
"It is not something alone the health department can do, and so I am now in the process of talking with other stakeholders with a view of having a meeting to come up with the solutions," she added.
www.jamaicaobserver.com /news/html/20051123T210000-0500_93186_OBS_HEALTH_DEPARTMENT_SAYS_FLOOD_WATERS_IN_LIMA__CANAAN__HIGHLY__CONTAMINATED.asp   (485 words)

 Lima Police Department Exchange Club Roller Hockey
Not only did Lima receive a quality facility, which is open for kids at all times, but the neighborhood lost the decrepit eyesore which had been the abandoned tennis courts.
The Lima Mustangs won the 17-and-under recreational title and proceeded on to the NHL Breakout Championships in Orlando, Florida January 12-14, 2001.
Lima put teams into the final tournament in each age group, and had semi-final placements in the older age groups.
www.lpderollerhockey.com /history.php   (1800 words)

 DEPARTMENT OF LIMA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Boundaries: Departments of Ancash and Huanuco on the N., Pasco and Junin on the E., Huancavelica and Ica on the S., the Pacific Ocean on the W. Provinces Area in Population Capital
In winter the average temperature is 12º C and in summer 25º C. Climate in the city of Lima: The city is located 12º S of the Equator line, and the Humboldt current freshens the climate of the city and all the remaining coast, thus making the summer months warm and mild.
During the winter Lima is generally covered by clouds and humidity is high, however it does not rain.
www.adrianaz.com /content/view/19/46   (194 words)

 Lima looks at funding fire department
The Lima Township Board met with Mark Nottley of the consulting firm Rehmann Robson at a special meeting Monday to decide how to fund the Chelsea Area Fire Authority.
Lima Township Supervisor Ken Unterbrink and Trustee Greg McKenzie each said that a millage is the only way to continue to provide fire and safety protection at a time of shrinking revenue.
Lima Township Clerk Arlene Bareis and Treasurer Nanette Havens did not support or oppose a millage, although Bareis said, "Something needs to be done." Trustee Don Laier was not present.
archives.heritage.com /ch/20030605/C04IMHR.htm   (487 words)

 Center for Archival Collections, MS 171
The Joseph C. Bowsher Papers: History of the Lima Police Department (MS-171) were transferred for microfilming to the Center for Archival Collections with the cooperation of Joseph C. Bowsher, Lima, Ohio, in April 1997.
Lima, Ohio Police Department: A Century of Service, was published by Joseph C. Bowsher, a now retired Lima police officer, in 1994.
Included in the collection is a copy of the 1909 history of the Lima Police Department, annual police reports, yearbooks, award ceremony materials and various other printed materials.
www.bgsu.edu /colleges/library/cac/ms0171.html   (185 words)

 Peru Destinations and Attractions : Lima   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Lima, the capital of Peru, is where about one third of the country's population resides.
On the outskirts of Lima are the main beaches of Peru which you can get to by highway.
Lima is the port of entrance into Peru.
peru.gotolatin.com /eng/Attr/htm/Peru-Lima.asp   (245 words)

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