city fathers


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city fathers

npl the city fathersi notabili della città
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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The city fathers sanctioned them and licensed them.
They march to the box of the city fathers, and formally salute.
The tide-lands had been in litigation for years, and he took the bull by the horns--buying out the private owners and at the same time leasing from the city fathers.
He said that owners of a number of private hospitals, clinics, plazas have encroached upon the state's land with the blessing of the CDA officials while others have grabbed green belts but the city fathers would never move against them.
But of course citizen input is the last thing that our city fathers want to hear for, as usual, if there is not a financial or prestigious gain then they are not interested.
The FPCCI VP said that benefitting some encroachers while hurting other businessmen by the city fathers was not acceptable therefore market committees should be taken on-board before any operation clean-up.
Although the cityAEs civic institutions were rooted in the Progressive era and its mid-twentieth-century successors, its citizens, particularly its city fathers, wondered if there would be a race riot in their city, too.
During their ten-day visit, they stayed in the city of Alkamaar as guests of the City Fathers. In return for board and lodgings, the corps gave musical demonstrations and parades in the city.
Instead of throwing waste on streets waiting for collectors, engineers should persuade city fathers to install power plants using it as fuel and give the city cheap electricity.
To enforce this the city fathers want to empower officials to be able to slap an on the spot fine of PS100 on street performers.
Events may prove me wrong, but I think the city fathers of Manchester have sold their birthright for a mess of pottage.
Councillor > James McKay Party Conferences are very big business - ask the shrewd city fathers of Bournemouth, Scarborough, Blackpool, Brighton, all probably too small now to cope with events of this magnitude and lacking the world class media facilities of the ICC.