municipal ownership


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municipal ownership:

see public ownershippublic ownership,
government ownership of lands, streets, public buildings, utilities, and other business enterprises. The theory that all land and its resources belong ultimately to the people and therefore to the government is very ancient.
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The estimated coefficient is interpreted as the cost of municipal solid waste services per collection at a residential site under municipal ownership of an electric system as a proportion of cost per collection at a residential site not under municipal ownership, given by [e.
After such sites were identified, the Municipal Property Department and Gosregister started a process of clarifying each site's legal situation in order either to exclude the site from the municipal inventory list (if it was legitimately privatized), register the parcel in municipal ownership (in addition to already registered partial private rights, such as lease), or challenge the legitimacy of private rights in court.
126) The higher incidence of municipal ownership of electric utilities, in small communities, does not necessarily indicate that local governments were the preferred providers of electricity.
The extent of municipal ownership of urban services in Port Arthur was unequalled anywhere in North America prior to World War 1.
Empirical tests support the argument that municipal ownership reduces residential and commercial rates.
The municipal ownership of the Port is an attractive factor for S|dra because of the breadth and depth of resources and the long-term approach to development it brings.
Over the summer, the city will begin to assemble the properties; that is, it will complete the legal paperwork needed to transfer them and the newly configured roads to municipal ownership.
A pie chart of Liverpool, above, by the Great Britain Historical Geographical Information System, listed about a third of the land in the city as "greenspace", much in municipal ownership and some of it close to the old pool area.
Strategists believe that adding the plots to the six acres already in municipal ownership will help to satisfy increasing demand for living in the city centre.
The combination of low-cost municipal ownership, with professional third party management of the water company, will be a positive development for ratepayers and businesses in our community," Mayor Peterson and President SerVaas said.
The combination of low-cost municipal ownership, with professional third- party management of the water company, will be a positive development for ratepayers and businesses in our community," Mayor Peterson and President SerVaas said.
Somatic care benefits, toilets and mortuary transport body before and after in the coffin for the deceased supported by the division municipal ownership funeral of the city of Marseille.

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