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Area

The size of a two-dimensional space. One calculates the area by multiplying the area's length by its width.

area

A measurement of the square footage contained within certain boundaries.
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This evidence included phone calls made to police from rest areas across the state between 2015 and 2016, a House Joint Resolution from 1990 that highlighted the crimes committed at rest areas in the previous year and the testimony of a police officer that the subject rest area had a history of problems with illicit sexual activity, that an undercover officer had previously been assaulted there and that the police had a practice of routinely checking that rest area.
Ray told the commission that what the partners call "New Hampton Commons" could either replace or complement the existing rest areas in Canterbury and Sanbornton, both of which operate limited hours and offer sparse amenities.
Mark Sharp, who stopped at the southbound Oak Grove rest area while transporting a patient from Portland to Klamath Falls, said he mainly wants clean restrooms and a safe atmosphere when he stops along the highway.
Tsukamoto was pronounced dead at a Hiroshima hospital due to loss of blood from knife wounds to her neck shortly after she was released from the bus at the Okuya rest area, also in Higashi-Hiroshima, where it was halted for four hours.
Two more women rescued at the rest area. One later dies from massive bleeding due to apparent stabbing by hijacker, while the other is injured.
This rest area was in the past used by NHA officers but now it will be open for general public.
A Guardia Civil spokesman said: "We seized more than 18 kilos of cannabis resin at a rest area adjoining the A4 motorway from Andalucia to Madrid.
Until that time, different aspects of the rest areas will be opening over the course of the next few months, with the earliest predicted to be mid-September, when parts of the northbound rest area will be open to the public, though specific dates for these pre-openings have not been decided as of yet.
During the closure, motorists can still use the Gettings Creek rest area 14 miles south of Eugene or the Santiam River rest area located eight miles north of Albany.
The gang was busted while trying to rob a rest area in a surprise raid.
The $6.8 million first phase of a two-part project involves a possible retail business-light industry center in back of the southbound rest area, and also calls for building a state Highway Department facility at the proposed northbound rest area.
Passengers also mistake the rest area for a lavatory, and pull the door handle.