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In the News (Mon 15 Jul 19)

  
  www.runberger.net - research
PARCEL blurs the relationship between model and building - in this case the wall, and prototype and product - in this case the wall panelling system, in its capability of continuously reacting and interacting electronically with its environment as well as inviting the visitor to recombine and transfigure the system.
The immaterial characteristics of PARCEL is based on the same principles as the white noise used to control sound conditions in an environment.
The material and immaterial aspects of PARCEL suggests a light mode of operation, where the ambience of an environment can be shifted from one moment to the next.
www.runberger.net /research_4.htm   (681 words)

  
  QSG 401 Discount Parcels - Physical Standards for Discount Parcels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
For parcels, length is the measurement of the longest dimension and girth is the distance around the thickest part (perpendicular to the length).
Parcel Post pieces measuring over 108 inches but not more than 130 inches in combined length and girth are mailable at the applicable oversized rate (453.1.0).
Balloon Rate: Parcel Post pieces measuring more than 84 inches in combined length and girth, but not more than 108 inches in combined length and girth, and weighing less than 20 pounds are mailable at the rate equal to that of a 20-pound parcel for the zone to which the parcel is addressed.
pe.usps.gov /text/qsg300/Q401.htm   (1320 words)

  
 Parcel Profile Report
The parcel is located in an area that is in or is near a hillside mountainous area.
The parcel is in or adjoins an ecologically significant area as shown on the Department of City Planning's Significant Ecological Map which was based upon the Los Angeles County Significant Ecological Areas study of 1976.
The parcel is located in an area that is in or is near a formerly active oil drilling area.
www.permitla.org /parcel/disclaimer.htm   (3042 words)

  
 Charlestown at Buildout - Parcel Level Analysis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
A parcel-level methodology uses parcels as the unit of analysis.
The one major disadvantage of working with parcel level data is the difficulty of working with vector data.
Parcels are always represented as vector data sets.
envstudies.brown.edu /charlestown/openspace/parcel_level.htm   (434 words)

  
 SCO Web: Parcel Maps
Parcel maps are developed at many levels of government and by the private sector.
Parcel maps are unique because they have no federal or state oversight with their development.
Parcel maps are recognized as a key "foundational element" of the WLIP because of their many uses in local government.
www.sco.wisc.edu /maps/parcel.php   (383 words)

  
 National Postal Museum
During the first six months of operation approximately 300 million parcels were handled and the introduction of collect-on-delivery service on July 1, 1913 only added to the popularity.
The popularity of parcel post was also evident as postal officials increased the allowable weight of parcels.
Noticing that there were no provisions in the parcel post regulations specifically concerning sending a person through the mails, they decided to "mail" their daughter.
www.postalmuseum.si.edu /exhibits/2b2f_parcel.html   (717 words)

  
 Obituary of Daniel F. Parcel, Comanche County, KSGenWeb Digital Library
Parcel always manifested much interest in farming and stockraising, and in these lines his labors were rewarded with a liberal degree of success.
Dan Parcel was a splendid type of the sturdy pioneer settler who has helped to transform the original prairies of Comanche-co. into good farms where many homes may be found.
Parcel had long been a member of the U. church, and his entire life was consistant with the faith which he professed.
skyways.lib.ks.us /genweb/comanche/library/obits/dfparcel.htm   (903 words)

  
 Use of Parcel Data in New York State: A Reconnaissance Study:
Parcel identification, location, and ownership information is needed to handle different demands associated with transportation management for both internal and external operations.
Parcel location, identification, ownership, occupancy and use data, in addition to infrastructure data was used to determine rights of ways and who should be contacted for permission to look at the land.
Using infrastructure data, parcel location, occupancy and use, and physical geography data, the agency was able to identify areas where potential contamination of the water source could occur.
www.ctg.albany.edu /publications/reports/use_of_parcel_data?chapter=5   (2039 words)

  
 2006 Proposition 88: Education Funding, Real Property Parcel Tax
Statewide, however, the parcel tax is a minor source of funding for school districts.
The measure exempts from the new tax any parcel owner who: (1) resides on the parcel, (2) is eligible for the state’s existing homeowner’s property tax exemption, and (3) is either 65 years of age or older or a severely and permanently disabled person.
Roughly $30 million of the parcel tax revenue would be transferred annually to the state General Fund to offset a projected decline in state income tax revenues (due to increased property-related tax deductions).
www.lao.ca.gov /ballot/2006/88_11_2006.htm   (1472 words)

  
 Parcel Post: Delivery of Dreams
The establishment of parcel post in 1913 had a tremendously stimulating effect on the national economy; it opened a world of opportunities for both farmers and merchants alike.
Parcel post service began on January 1, 1913 and was an instant success.
With the advent of parcel post, the mail-order catalog became the one of the most important books in the farmhouse, second only to the Bible.
www.sil.si.edu /ondisplay/parcelpost/cf/view.cfm   (1242 words)

  
 Mixed-Mail & Parcel Sorting Technology Provides New Business Opportunities to Mail & Parcel Processing Centers
Their business continues to mushroom and their expanding "small parcel" shipment volume presents $100’s of millions in new business opportunity to existing mail pre-sort and parcel processing centers that jump on board and take advantage of this market opportunity.
Using automated parcel sorting systems such as Numina’s NTS(TM) tray sorting technologies, the private sector can intelligently inject mail stream into the USPS automated centers and streamline delivery and costs using automated sorting and electronic manifesting for mail and parcels.
Hanrahan says a number of major parcel carriers and mail processing centers are embracing material handling automation by installing the Numina NTS parcel sorting technology.
www.prweb.com /releases/2006/8/prweb430721.htm   (720 words)

  
 Courier & Freight Management Software | Parcel Perfect
Parcel Perfect™ is now an authorised reseller of Symbol Technology.
The Parcel Perfect™ solution is packed with features designed to make your life easier.
"Sophisticated whilst user friendly, cost effective and easily adaptable to our requirements Parcel Perfect™ was attractive as we needed to manage a number of multiple and single user hubs nationally.
www.parcelperfect.com   (377 words)

  
 City of Elko Parcel Map Procedures
For a second or subsequent parcel map affecting the same original parcel or same contiguous tract of land, the parcel map may be looked upon as a subdivision, that is, a division of land involving more than four (4) lots.
However, parcel maps which propose to offer dedication of right-of-way to create new streets or roadways are referred to the City Planning Commission and the City City Council for review, consideration and formal acceptance of the offer of dedication.
Also, a standard feature of the parcel map process is a performance guarantee and agreement to install any required public improvements along with appropriate security in the form of bonding, certificate of deposit or other acceptable means.
www.ci.elko.nv.us /commdev/parcel_map_brochure.htm   (492 words)

  
 Use of Parcel Data in New York State: A Reconnaissance Study:
For example, planning departments said that parcel data is the parcel identification number but also the zoning codes, actual uses and boundaries, and physical characteristics.
Parcel identification and location attributes comprise the numbering scheme used to identify the parcel and the characteristics that describe its location on the earth as well as its location within the boundaries of a municipality, school, water, or other districts.
Physical geography describes the parcel in terms such as its soil type, size, and water features, while infrastructure attributes represent large-scale initiatives such as road and bridge placement, utility and power grids, and water and sewer lines.
www.ctg.albany.edu /publications/reports/use_of_parcel_data?chapter=3   (576 words)

  
 FedEx to Buy Parcel Direct for $120M   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Parcel Direct has 450 employees and generated $130 million worth of net revenue in 2003, so the acquisition is not expected to have a material effect on FedEx's fiscal 2005 financial results.
Parcel Direct developed a successful model for parcel consolidation tailored to the needs of targeted high-volume shippers, said FedEx, Memphis, TN.
With Parcel Select, companies enter packages deep into the mail stream and receive reduced rates because delivery zones are skipped.
www.dmnews.com /cms/dm-news/catalog-retail/30066.html   (620 words)

  
 parcel post - HighBeam Encyclopedia
A water route for parcel post was started in 1917, and a fleet of trucks was put into operation in the East the next year.
Under treaty arrangements the United States is able to exchange parcel post with most countries of the world.
Parcel Direct Expands Operations With Opening of 10th Sortation Center.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-parcelpo.html   (603 words)

  
 Parcel Data
It is noted that during this automated process some portion (less than 2%) of the original parcels did not contain sufficient arcs to fully create the parcel polygons.
The parcel polygon file contains parcels for all of Cuyahoga County and is provided in the latitude/longitude coordinate system since it is a projection-free coordinate system and since it may be difficult for some GIS users to use projection-based coordinate systems such as CRGS and State Plane.
In addition, street addresses have been assigned to the parcel polygon records based on linking permanent parcel numbers in the map file to address and ppn data from the Auditor's property characteristics file.
nodisnet1.csuohio.edu /nodis/parcel/readme.htm   (1493 words)

  
 LAC 56/6::MARK A PARCEL, SAVE A BACK
Members of the Parcel Carriers Safety Forum, which represents about 80% of the industry, have agreed to distribute the leaflet to their customers.
However this proved impractical as any parcel is capable of causing injury when other factors, such as position, frequency of lifting etc, are taken into account.
The intention is to encourage the marking of parcel weights until it becomes normal practice for consignors.
www.hse.gov.uk /LAU/LACS/56-6.htm   (359 words)

  
 Varsity Logistics - Solutions - Parcel Shipping   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Varsity’s parcel shipping suite, designed exclusively for the IBM iSeries, is an integrated suite of advanced supply chain execution modules for the most complex small package shipping and auditing requirements.
Varsity’s parcel solution automates every step of the small package shipping process--from order entry all the way through to shipment track and trace and report creation.
Varsity’s parcel solution also includes the industry’s first iSeries-based auditing package, for those companies who wish to reduce their freight expense even further.
www.varsitynet.com /solutions/parcel_shipping.asp   (588 words)

  
 Ash faces inquiry over forex parcel : HindustanTimes.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Officials in the department who did not wish to be quoted said the parcel got their attention because it had electronic goods according to the letter of declaration with it. 
However, she did not reply to the letter and after two weeks, the parcel was opened in her absence in front of witnesses.
When the euros were found, another letter was written to the actor asking her to come and explain the presence of the currency.
www.hindustantimes.com /news/181_1843880,000600010004.htm   (593 words)

  
 Parcel mapping in the Windham Region
The level to which a town's parcels are mapped varies from town to town.
Towns, and their parcel mapping contractors, are encouraged, but not required, to conform to the Municipal Property Mapping Guidelines for both paper and digital map products.
Many digital parcel data do not fully conform to the VGIS Standards, but these data are still extremely useful.
www.rpc.windham.vt.us /gis/parcels   (1083 words)

  
 The Sidwell Company | Parcel Builder: An ArcGIS 9 Extension
Parcel Builder features simplified interfaces and requires fewer mouse clicks to accomplish most common cadastral mapping tasks, and provides complete integration for GIS, Tax and CAMA workflows.
MapViewer™ is a set of inquiry routines that permit maps to be accessed from parcel records in the appraisal and tax system.
They also permit direct access to a parcel record in the tax cycle and appraisal software systems for the parcel identifier contained in the GIS environment.
www.sidwellco.com /php/gis/parcel_builder.php   (316 words)

  
 parcel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
By the time Parcel Post service was introduced, rural mail carriers covered more than a million miles providing service in areas where no private express companies operated.
Prior to that, farmers had to convey their produce to the nearest town large enough to support an express office, which added to the price of transporting their goods to the city.
This little girl traveled the entire distance to Lewiston in the rain's mail compartment and was delivered to her grandmother's home by the mail clerk on duty, Leonard Mochel.
www.si.edu /harcourt/npm/exhibits/parcel.html   (298 words)

  
 Postal / Parcel: barcode, RFID to track, trace letters, postal packages
New challenges and opportunities are emerging as aggressive new service providers enter the global parcel and post industry, which was once dominated by national postal authorities.
Bar code and RFID printing systems are the tools parcel and post providers need to compete, helping create and provide information any time, anywhere.
Use RFID smart label printers to secure express parcels and enable track-and-trace applications.
www.zebra.com /id/zebra/na/en/index/industry_solutions/industries/postal_parcel.html   (238 words)

  
 Press Release -- Bullock County, Alabama, Chooses ArcGIS for Parcel Mapping
Redlands, California—ESRI, the world leader in geographic information system (GIS) technology, is pleased to announce the Revenue Commissioner’s Office in Bullock County, Alabama, selected ESRI ArcGIS Desktop software for its parcel mapping needs.
Cartographer Hawthorne Reed is using the software to maintain property maps and conduct parcel editing and analysis.
"Parcel data management is essential to any county’s property inventory and tax assessment process," says Kevin Daugherty, cadastral/land records industry manager, ESRI.
www.esri.com /news/releases/06_3qtr/bullock_al.html   (269 words)

  
 USPS Begins Test of Parcel Return Services   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Parcel Return Services, begun as a two-year pilot, offers merchants a cost-effective way to retrieve items their customers choose to return, according to the USPS.
Merchants, or their parcel consolidators, who have been approved as participants for the Parcel Return Services pilot, can choose to pick up returned merchandise at a post office delivery unit or bulk mail center that serves the original customer.
The price for parcels picked up at the post office nearest the customer is $2 per parcel.
www.dmnews.com /cms/dm-news/direct-mail/25439.html   (353 words)

  
 Clark County Assessor - Heading Definitions
The last 3 characters of the parcel number is an arbitrary number given to each parcel on a page.
The last 3 characters of the parcel number is an arbitrary number given to each parcel to make it unique within a subdivision or acreage area.
If the parcel does not lie within a city or township it is considered to be in the Unincorporated County area.
www.co.clark.nv.us /assessor/glosary2.htm   (746 words)

  
 Parcel Package Delivery Programs, Parcel Shipping, Logistics Management
More importantly, we take the hassle out of small parcel package shipping with such features as returns processing, claims handling and follow-up on distressed packaging.
In addition, if your shipping needs include TL, LTL, and parcel package delivery, we offer opportunities to leverage all modes of transportation to further reduce costs.
Next time your company requires small parcel delivery, call OH Logistics at 877-401-6400 or contact us electronically now.
www.ohlogistics.com /Parcel_Delivery_Programs.asp   (234 words)

  
 Parcel and Map Numbering System
The Assessor's Parcel Number (APN) is a unique number assigned by the Assessor to each parcel of land in Clark County.
This number is used to represent your parcel for the County ownership records, to locate the property for assessed value, and to mail and collect tax bills.
This number is a code for the township and range in which the parcel is located.
www.co.clark.nv.us /assessor/Parcel.htm   (292 words)

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