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See also: National Parks and Monuments (table)National Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Greenbelt,

city (1990 pop. 21,096), Prince Georges co., W central Md., a residential suburb of Washington, D.C.; chartered 1937. Greenbelt was planned and built by the federal government as an experimental model community for families of modest income. The huge National Agricultural Research Center borders the city on two sides, and the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center is nearby. The National Park Service maintains Greenbelt Park in the city (see National Parks and MonumentsNational Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
..... Click the link for more information.
, table).

greenbelt

A wide area of parks, farmland, or undeveloped land surrounding a community.
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Four more residential towers are currently under construction: Salcedo Skysuites, San Antonio Residence, Greenbelt Hamilton Tower 2 and The Ellis.
So just how effective have the Greenbelt and Growth Plans been at protecting farmland?
Terry Byron, Labour councillor for Whiston and Cronton was among the 'Yes' voters in the chamber, amid shouts of 'shame on you' from greenbelt campaigners.
While the Charlestowne North Apartments, located at 8150 Lakecrest Drive, can serve as a sanctuary with Greenbelt Lake and Buddy Attick Lake Park less than a mile away, residents have access to professional jobs throughout the region.
Today, the city of Greenbelt is home to about 23,000 people, 3,000 of them living in cooperative housing, 9,000 living in apartments and the rest in single family homes.
If you are concerned about Kirklees Council's proposals for the Local Plan and greenbelt sacrifice please come along to our rally in St George's Square at 11am on Sunday.
Tony Noble, who is part of the Ponteland's Greenbelt Committee action group, said yesterday's backing to Newcastle and Gateshead councils Core Strategy did not give him hope for the future of the region's green spaces.
I'm annoyed that there are large areas of greenbelt land and the Government has said that all brownfield sites should be promoted before greenfield, their Government policy has been ignored," said Mr Proud, who is a quantity surveyor.
LAHORE -- The mushroom growth of sugarcane juice vendors at the Punjab University's greenbelts along the Canal Road not only mars the beauty of the meticulously maintained greenbelts but also poses a security threat to university inmates as well as the commuters.
The council is seeking responses on the greenbelt proposal as part of its Local Development Plan (LDP) Preferred Strategy consultation.
Boasting a line-up that includes music, spoken word, theatre and comedy, Greenbelt continues to champion values such as justice, tolerance and equality.
Bill Long, the hotel general manager, said, 'We realise what an important part of the community the University of Maryland is here in Greenbelt and we wanted to offer a special rate to students and their friends and family that is a savings of up to 25 percent off the hotel's regular rack rates.