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  Resort Municipality of Whistler - Home
The municipality plans to remove up to 72,800 cubic metres of gravel from the creek to reduce flooding hazards, part of the Fitzsimmons Creek Management Plan.
To make the exploration more enjoyable, as well as easier, the municipality is producing a suite of self-guided audio podcast tours, downloadable from the web, as part of a larger, improved wayfinding program.
Municipal staff submit weekly water samples to the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority for lab services and posting of results.
www.whistler.ca   (867 words)

  
  Chapter 9 - Bankruptcy Basics
Reorganization of the debts of a municipality is typically accomplished either by extending debt maturities, reducing the amount of principal or interest, or refinancing the debt by obtaining a new loan.
The term "municipality" is defined in the Bankruptcy Code as a "political subdivision or public agency or instrumentality of a State." 11 U.S.C. § 101(40).
Due to statutory limitations placed upon the power of the court in a municipal debt adjustment proceeding, the court is far less involved in the conduct of a municipal bankruptcy case (and in the operation of the municipal entity) while the debtor's financial affairs are undergoing reorganization.
www.uscourts.gov /bankruptcycourts/bankruptcybasics/chapter9.html   (3253 words)

  
  Municipality - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Finland, a municipality (kunta) co-operates with municipalities nearby in a sub-region (seutukunta) and region (maakunta); a region belongs to a province (lääni) of the state.
In Portugal, a municipality (município) is subdivision of a district (distritos).
In the Republic of China on Taiwan, a municipality (直轄市 in Wade-Giles: chi-hsia-shih) is a city with equal status to a province: Taipei and Kaohsiung.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Municipality   (889 words)

  
 Municipalities of the Philippines - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A municipality (bayan, sometimes munisipalidad, in Filipino) is a local government unit in the Philippines.
Municipalities, in turn, are composed of barangays or barrios.
A municipality is headed by a municipal mayor who is the executive officer.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Philippine_municipality   (238 words)

  
 interkriti: The Municipality of Nikiforos Fokas, Rethymno
It is bounded to the north by the Cretan Sea, to the south by the Municipality of Sellia, to the east by the Municipality of Episkopi and to the west by the Municipality of Rethymnon.
This village in the Municipality of Nikiforos Fokas is situated 5km SE of Rethymnon at an altitude of 160m.
In 1881 it is correctly referred to as Kalonykti in the Municipality of Roustika, with a population of approximately 125.
www.interkriti.org /nikfokas/entext.htm   (3157 words)

  
 GardeningDaily - Municipality
A municipality or "general-purpose district" (compare with: "special-purpose district") is an administrative local area generally composed of a clearly defined territory and commonly referring to a city, town, or village government.
In Canada, a municipality is a city, town, township, county, or regional municipality which has been incorporated by statute by the legislatures of the Provinces and territories of Canada.
In the Republic of China on Taiwan, a municipality (直轄市 in Wade-Giles: chi-hsia-shih) is a city with equal status to a province: Taipei and Kaohsiung.
www.gardeningdaily.com /flowers-and-plants/Municipality   (679 words)

  
 Alaska Division of Community Advocacy
Once the municipal attorney has become involved and communicated with the person threatening a lawsuit, the matter should be turned over to the municipal attorney and all future communication with the person or his or her attorney should be conducted through the municipal attorney.
Once the municipal attorney is in a position to give an opinion and after consideration of his or her advice, the attorney should be asked to prepare a written response to the demand letter.
Municipalities often have a formal agreement with the attorney setting out the method of payment (flat fee or hourly rate), the fee or rate to be charged for services, and an estimate of how long it will take to provide the legal service.
www.commerce.state.ak.us /dca/LOGON/admin/admin-attorney.htm   (2491 words)

  
 J A N A A G R A H A - Municipality   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
A municipality is defined as "An urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government" or "People living in a town or city having local self-government".
Hence a municipality is basically a local self government in an urban area.
Such agency functions are also called “fiduciary” functions as the municipality in these cases act in “trust” for someone else (e.g., in the case of the India Population Programme, the BMP was a trustee of the assets and activities of the Government of India).
www.janaagraha.org /campaigns/municipal.htm   (1120 words)

  
 interkriti: The Municipality of Lampi, Rethymno, Crete, Greece
interkriti: The Municipality of Lampi, Rethymno, Crete, Greece
The municipality of Lambi lies to the south of the prefecture of Rethymnon and borders with the following municipalities: Rethymnon to the northwest, Kouriton to the east and Foinika to the west.
In 1881, it is quoted among the villages of the municipality of Aghios Pnevmatos, with 337 inhabitants.
www.interkriti.org /lampi/index.html   (2864 words)

  
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The Constitution of 1996 requires that a municipality "must structure and manage its administration and budgeting and planning processes to give priority to the basic needs of the community, and to promote the social and economic development of the community".
Buffalo City Municipality is in the Amatole District of the Eastern Province.
Municipalities are regarded as vehicles for local economic development, suggesting that they should aim to create a climate conducive to investment and economic growth.
www.buffalocity.gov.za /municipality/index.stm   (994 words)

  
 Marijampole municipality
The municipality of Marijampolė borders with the district of Vilkaviškis in the west, Kazlų Rūda Municipality in the north, Kalvarija Municipality in the south, and districts of Prienai and Alytus in the east.
The centre of the municipality is Marijampolė, the largest town in Sūduva (Suvalkija) region.
Marijampolė municipality covers 75,5 thousand hectares of land; 72% of which is an agricultural area, 12,3% is covered by forests; 4,2% - towns and villages, 2% - industrial enterprises and roads; and 6,9% - the area of other purposes.
www.marijampole.lt /indexe.htm   (213 words)

  
 Municipality Bankruptcy Lawyers
Reorganization of the debts of a municipality is typically accomplished by extending the dates on which the debt balances are due, reducing the amount of principal or interest, or refinancing the debt by obtaining a new loan.
A "municipality" is defined in the Bankruptcy Code as a "political subdivision or public agency or instrumentality of a State." This definition is broad enough to include cities, counties, townships, school districts, and public improvement districts.
Are you a municipality that is financially distressed?
www.lawinfo.com /index.cfm/fuseaction/Client.lawarea/categoryid/1119   (616 words)

  
 Gjern municipality Information
Gjern municipality is a municipality (Danish, kommune) in Aarhus County in the eastern part of the Jutland peninsula in central Denmark.
The municipality covers an area of 144 km², and has a total population of 8.134 (2005).
Neighboring municipalities are Galten and Hammel to the east, Hvorslev and Kjellerup to the north, Silkeborg to the west, and Ry to the south.
www.bookrags.com /wiki/Gjern_municipality   (221 words)

  
 Regional Municipality of Peel Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. R.15   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The area municipalities are continued with the same name, status and boundaries as they had on the 31st day of December, 1990.  R.S.O. 1990, c.
Every area municipality and every officer or employee thereof shall, at the request of the officers of the Regional Corporation who are responsible for the administration of the Acts referred to in this Part, furnish forthwith to such officers any information they may require for the purposes of this Part.  R.S.O. c.
The council of an area municipality shall be deemed to be a recreation committee under the Ministry of Tourism and Recreation Act, and the regulations thereunder, and a board of a community recreation centre under the Community Recreation Centres Act.  R.S.O. 1990, c.
www.e-laws.gov.on.ca /DBLaws/RepealedStatutes/English/90r15_e.htm   (2190 words)

  
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Each municipality has its statutes and, as an autonomous corporation, has its own organs: the mayor, as the head and the representative of the municipality; the municipal council, as the political-administrative directing and control body; and the municipal committee which, with the major at its head, is responsible for carrying out all administrative activities.
The municipal committee also possesses so-called residual powers, in that it has to carry out all measures which are not by law or the statutes reserved to the council, the major, the municipal clerk or senior civil servants.
The biggest municipality in South Tyrol in terms of surface area is Sarntal (Val Sarentino) with 302.50 km², and the smallest is Kuens (Caines) with 1.66 km².
www.provinz.bz.it /english/overview/municipal.htm   (827 words)

  
 Shoumen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The territory of the municipality is characterized by a typical continental climate.
The first-class roads are 45.455 km; the second-class ones are 16.848 km, the third class ones are 37.200 km and the fourth-class ones are 130.420 km.
Close to Shoumen is a main gas pipeline from which two small pipelines serve the Municipality industrial complex (377mm at 5000 meters and 630mm, 800m with a capacity of 100,000 m3).
www.shoumen.bg /enghtml/shoumenen.htm   (793 words)

  
 Municipality - General Information
Central institutions, when permitted by law authorize the municipality or the county to perform the defined functions of central institutions by defining the procedures of performing and controlling their application.
Other non obligatory functions and competences can be delegated to the Municipality on the basis of an agreement between the respective central government and the responsible central institutions by law for this function or competence.
The Municipality with its initiative can use its financial sources for the exertion of delegated functions and competences with the aim to rise in a higher level the service for the interest of the community.
www.tirana.gov.al /?cid=2,50   (680 words)

  
 Sofia Municipality
The territory of the municipality also includes the areas of 3 towns - Bankya, Novi Iskar, Buhovo, and 34 villages, their construction activities and development being coordinated with the construction plans of the capital which were legally recognised in 1961.
As regards education, the ambition of the Municipal Council is to provide better facilities and equipment for the students, which at the moment is in a poor condition.
Obtaining a licence for a Municipal Bank is also forthcoming, its main goals being short-term creating of useful crediting of useful initiatives concerning Sofia.
www.sofia.bg /en   (550 words)

  
 CHARTER OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF
ARTICLE I. The municipal corporation existing as the Village of Waynesville under the general statutes of the State of Ohio shall continue to be politic and corporate under the same name under this Charter.
The Municipality shall have the same boundaries that exist on the effective date of this Charter, with power and authority to change its boundaries and annex territory in the manner authorized by the laws of Ohio.
The Municipality is liable for all outstanding orders, contracts and debts of its predecessor, and for any other obligations for which it may be held liable, as such successor, by any court of competent jurisdiction.
www.waynesville-ohio.org /images/charter.htm   (11490 words)

  
 Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia at AllExperts
HRM is an amalgamation of all municipal governments in Halifax County, these being the cities of Halifax and Dartmouth, town of Bedford, and Municipality of the County of Halifax within the area of Halifax County.
The municipality is home to six degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions: Dalhousie University, Saint Mary's University, University of King's College, Atlantic School of Theology, and Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University are all located on the Halifax Peninsula while Mount Saint Vincent University is located in Rockingham.
The Halifax Regional Municipality is governed by a mayor (elected at large) and a twenty-three person regional council, who are elected by geographic district; municipal elections occur every leap year.
en.allexperts.com /e/h/ha/halifax_regional_municipality,_nova_scotia.htm   (3628 words)

  
 Jericho Municipality link page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Jericho Municipal library participated in a youth conference organized by Tamer institute for community education in the city of Al- Bireh on "the Water is a human right" project.
The Municipality teams and in cooperation with locals hurled to the rescue of residents in the indicated areas to avoid property damage and several houses were evacuated and streets were reopened after being blocked by large quantities of rocks and debris.
The Director of the total quality department at the Jericho Municipality declared that the Municipality received 1925 citizens requests during the first 9 months of the year 2004 and 1671 were processed in a rate of 84%, 85% of these requests were finished within the specified time frame or less.
www.jericho-city.org /news.html   (8204 words)

  
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Tabulation of births by age, race/ethnicity, and marital status of the mother; sex and birth weight of the child; and trimester in which prenatal care began by mother's municipality of residence.
Tabulation of deaths by age, race/ethnicity, sex, and cause of death by municipality of residence.
Tabulation of infant, neonatal, postneonatal, fetal, and perinatal deaths by mother's municipality of residence.
www.state.nj.us /health/chs/muni.htm   (143 words)

  
 Jericho Municipality link page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
A delegation from the Jericho Municipality led by the Mayor Mr.
This campaign is organized twice a year by the Jericho Municipality in April and October whereas results have shown that this campaign is efficient in reducing the spreading of insects and mosquitoes.
At the same day a workshop was conducted in the Municipal library discussing creative writing and presented by one of the facilitators at the Tamer institute and with participation of 16 kid's in addition to a small forum in the library about the separation wall presented by Mr.
www.jericho-city.org /oldnews.html   (8836 words)

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