countywide countywide

Definition(s):

  • (adj) occurring or extending throughout a county

Usage(s):

  1. Howard County police have vowed that the two suspects, Solomon and 16-year- old Bernard Eric Miller, will pay for the countywide crime spree.
  2. In Oregon, a countywide program to upgrade windows and insulation at almost no cost to homeowners got a tepid response.
  3. As these negotiations were under way, the Arkansas legislature was again considering the issue of countywide branch banking.

News

  1. Guns ready to be melted

    More than 1,400 firearms collected from the first countywide Gun Buy Back Program were transported Thursday to a facility in Rancho Cucamonga to be melted down into construction reinforcement bar, according to a San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department news release. When the process is...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Victorville Daily Press

  2. Countywide fundraising for local library system put on hold

    Fundraising on a countywide level is on hold for the Library System of Lancaster County — and the head of the system development committee is unhappy with the delay."I'm terribly frustrated," chairman Terry Kauffman told system board members on Wednesday, June 19. "I'm really tempering my comm...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Lancaster Online

  3. Countywide School Board Plans to Meet Tuesday

    Countywide school board members meet Tuesday, June 18, for a work session agenda that includes a review of charter school applications and lease agree...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Memphis Daily News

Quotes

  1. "My office last year showed we can save in Erie County anywhere from $2.6 to $4.4 million per year through the consolidation of all local assessment units into one regional countywide system," said Erie County Comptroller Mark Poloncarz, one of...
    on Dec 11, 2008 By: Mark Poloncarz Source: Bizjournals.com

  2. "Nassau County has 54 libraries," said Suozzi at a recent Long Island meeting of the New York State Commission on Local Government Efficiency & Competitiveness. "We are exploring the possibility of creating a centralized countywide public...
    on Nov 29, 2007 By: Thomas Suozzi Source: Baldwin Herald

  3. "As much political heat as I took, you could argue it would be pretty tough to beat me countywide, whereas if it was just Daly City, maybe they could have taken me out of office on that decision," Nevin said. "If people start realizing the...
    on Dec 31, 2009 By: Mike Nevin Source: San Jose Mercury News

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