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vt sep piece of landabzäunen; to fence oneself off (from somebody) (fig)sich (von jdm) absondern
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LIVING IN FEARLamu Donkey Owners Association Spokesman Maarufu Kidege said many of them have been living in fear of losing their animals if proper interventions are not made to fence off the garbage sites.Mr Kidege said apart from being a health risk to the donkeys, the open dumpsites might turn the historical town of Lamu into a litter hole since all manner of garbage is being spewed back on the streets of the town by loitering donkeys scavenging for food.
MMDA to fence off EDSA bus lanes !-- -- Marc Jayson Cayabyab (The Philippine Star) - August 9, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines After strictly enforcing the yellow bus lane policy, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will put up fences to control the flow of buses along EDSA, an official said yesterday.
Nearly 7,000 protesters have signed a petition against plans to fence off part of Cannock Chase.
SHEPSHED Town Council has completed a PS10,000 project to fence off the Spider Park play area off Kings Road.
A meeting between the residents and the county officials, led by Governor Joyce Laboso on Wednesday at the site, failed to materialise with the residents totally rejecting any move to fence off the land.
The move to fence off the area follows a complaint by Mirfield town councillor and Project Mirfield campaigner Steve Benson after workmen dug a "massive" hole just yards from his house, which overlooks the site, in mid-July.
Now is the time to fence off all the land that belongs to the railways.
"An Israeli enemy patrol, consisting of two trenches and 9 elements, crossed the technical fence off the town of Aita al-Shaab at 8:00 am yesterday.
You need an area you can fence off and keep an eye on easily.
His mother Helen is calling on Gateshead Council to improve their "no swimming" signs and fence off the water to stop people from going in.