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town council

n (Brit) → consiglio comunale
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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This object is situated in the steeple of the House of the Town Council. The Town Council are all very little, round, oily, intelligent men, with big saucer eyes and fat double chins, and have their coats much longer and their shoe-buckles much bigger than the ordinary inhabitants of Vondervotteimittiss.
The good people of the borough had scarcely a chance, however, to get their eyes thoroughly open, when, just as it wanted half a minute of noon, the rascal bounced, as I say, right into the midst of them; gave a chassez here, and a balancez there; and then, after a pirouette and a pas-de-zephyr, pigeon-winged himself right up into the belfry of the House of the Town Council, where the wonder-stricken belfry-man sat smoking in a state of dignity and dismay.
Levin would have liked to talk to them, to hear what they would say to their father, but Natalia began talking to him, and then Lvov's colleague in the service, Mahotin, walked in, wearing his court uniform, to go with him to meet someone, and a conversation was kept up without a break upon Herzegovina, Princess Korzinskaya, the town council, and the sudden death of Madame Apraksina.
Her mother was sitting by the fireside spinning her purple yarn with her maids around her, and she happened to catch her father just as he was going out to attend a meeting of the town council, which the Phaeacian aldermen had convened.
It therefore, in the first place, cheered Van Systens and his nosegay, then the corporation, then followed a cheer for the people; and, at last, and for once with great justice, there was one for the excellent music with which the gentlemen of the town councils generously treated the assemblage at every halt.
A town council will discuss further plans regarding a potential increase in council tax needed to fund library services.
In 2009 Stone Town Council increased its precept by 50 per cent - equivalent to a PS17 rise per Band D household - to fund its plans to save Crown Wharf from unwanted development.
Rehoboth Town Council (RTC) on Thursday received refuse removal drums from Emsure Insurance Brokers Managing Director Emgon Mouton in an attempt to assist Town Council with its efforts to maintain a clean town.
Mr Stephen Motlogelwa has been transferred from North West District Council to Selebi Phikwe Town Council as town clerk.
Stefan Barnes, the former mayor of Ingleby Barwick, was due to stand in town council elections earlier this month.
Stirling Town Council pulled off a successful land grab which more than doubled the size of the burgh, the Observer of March, 1939 reported.