Municipal Jurisdiction


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Municipal Jurisdiction

The area over which a municipality governs. For example, the municipal jurisdiction of a city extends to the city limits. Municipalities must enforce laws and may tax within their jurisdictions.
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With the establishment of model meat shop, the municipal corporation will conduct a rigorous drive for ensuring complete ban on open slaughtering and closure of poultry shops functioning within the municipal jurisdiction infringing all safety guidelines.
the purpose of this contract is to carry out annual or multi-year investment work at more than 150 000 ht per subsequent contract for all wet networks: Drinking water and rainwater under municipal jurisdiction and wastewater under ceso competence.
Tenders are invited for Daily municipal solid waste collection from sindi municipal jurisdiction and transportation, processing and disposal, to dumping ground at mauzasindi for three years from the date of work order 3 rd call.
In the US, a number of state and municipal jurisdictions, including New York City (where the local government passed a tax, only to have it overridden by the state), tried and failed to pass taxes until, in 2014, Berkeley, CA, became the first city to pass a 1-cent-per-ounce tax.
"We control more than 50% of the municipal budget allocation and deliver services to 16m citizens in these municipal jurisdictions. Where we have Deen governing, and newly govern, the DA difference is being felt and seen.
The Municipal Council is empowered to make recommendations with regard of various activities within the municipal jurisdictions.
Aboriginal neighbours, resource companies, senior governments and municipal jurisdictions, all collide right here in Northern Ontario.
Anna Smith, National Training Coordinator for Indian Country Training, clarifies, “We highly recommend this course for tribal elected officials, tribal department managers, tribal public safety and tribal emergency managers, as well as officials in neighboring county or municipal jurisdictions who would like to learn more about tribal-specific processes.” She adds that participants can register online by going to http://indiancountrytraining.com and clicking on the “Register for Training” button.
Pilot Mountain now joins the ranks of the municipal jurisdictions such as the cities of Charlotte, Greenville, and Raleigh, North Carolina that have selected the Sparta Municipal Lease Program as a preferred alternative to the past method of financing their police departments' police cruisers by paying for the units entirely upfront.
However, because police jurisdictions tend to coincide with municipal jurisdictions because municipalities almost always have their own police departments, there may be limited policy implications to this finding.
The survey was mailed out in the fall of 1993 to all 1,126 municipal jurisdictions in the specified population, addressed primarily to city managers or mayors in these jurisdictions.
Downs mounts a concerted attack on five essential aspects of the modern American metropolitan paradigm: the endless suburban sprawl of low-density residential development; near-total dependence on the automobile for metropolitan travel; workplaces set in increasingly remote locations; delegation of suburban governments' fiscal and regulatory functions to small, parochial municipal jurisdictions; and the growing segregation of the well-to-do from the poor, and whites from minorities.
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