municipality municipality  /ˌmju nɪ sə ˈpæ lə ti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government
  2. (n) people living in a town or city having local self-government

Usage(s):

  1. But he too admits that upholding prohibition will be hard, and the municipality of Amsterdam has expressed concern that enforcing it will put a heavy burden on the police.
  2. 30 years old, he was born Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao on December 17, 1978 in Kibawe, a municipality in the Northern Mindanao region of the Philippines.
  3. The buyers reckon that the value of the properties may fall by $21 million, a deficit that the municipality would have to fund.

News

  1. Røros Municipality Selected Biological Purification of Wastewater That Leaves Behind a Smaller CO2 Footprint

    OSLO, Norway, June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Røros municipality, which is on   UNESCO's     list of World Heritage sites, has selected advanced biofilm technology from Biowater Technology in favour of chemicals ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Outdoor Wi-Fi Market [(Municipality Networks; Outdoor Hotspots; Private Networks); by Products (Access Points; WLAN ...

    NEW YORK, June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Outdoor Wi-Fi Market [(Municipality Networks; Outdoor Hotspots; Private ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Municipality Fin. UK Regulatory Announcement: FRN Variable Rate Fix

    LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Re: Municipality Finance Plc USD 25000000 MATURING: 27-Mar-2014 ISIN: XS0908658114 PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE INTEREST RATE FOR THE PERIOD 27-Jun-2013 TO 27-Sep-2013 HAS BEEN FIXED AT 0.2761 PCT DAY BASIS: ACTUAL/360 INTEREST PAYABLE VALUE 27-Sep-2013 WILL AMOUNT TO: USD 70.56 PER USD 100000 DENOMINATION
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Business Wire

Quotes

  1. "The Secretary-General is deeply concerned about the decision by the Jerusalem municipality to advance planning for house demolitions and further settlement activity in the area of Silwan," UN Chief Ban Ki-moon's press office said in a...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: Ha'aretz

  2. "The stadium has been one of the star performers of the FIFA World Cup construction process and again, we reiterate that the stadium will be a wonderful venue in 2010. We want to commend the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality on the work...
    on Jul 9, 2008 By: Irvin Khoza Source: BuaNews Online (press release)

  3. "Both of them are with our forces at present," the president said. "The rescue was made in a rural zone of Calamar municipality."
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Alvaro Uribe Source: Xinhua

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