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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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As of this month, Oregon Travel Experience now manages every Oregon Department of Transportation rest area along Interstate 5 and Interstate 84, including the north and southbound Gettings Creek rest areas south of Springfield at milepost 178 and the north and southbound Oak Grove rest areas.
Bus stops at the Kodani rest area in Hiroshima Prefecture, apparently to refuel.
Two other female passengers, both in their 30s, were also believed to have been stabbed by the hijacker and were released from the bus at the Okuya rest area.
Wednesday, both the northbound and southbound rest areas will be closed.
They have ruled out insulating the walls of the rest area, situated at the rear of the all-economy main deck.
The owner of the Common Man Family of Restaurants has won unanimous approval from a legislative committee for a $38 million plan to turn two Hooksett rest areas into gas stations, restaurants and convenience stores.
The container, an ammo can, was in a tree at the Gettings Creek Rest Area 14 miles south of Eugene.
Suppose you were a traveler visiting from another country - or an alien from another world - and you saw this sign somewhere along the interstate: REST AREA 2 MILES, NO FACILITIES.
The $590,000 improvement work that began in November 2002 included landscaping and irrigation, an information kiosk, new signs, walking trails, lighting, picnic tables, a covered rest area and a 33-space parking area.
When the sewage treatment system failed at Vermont's busiest interstate highway rest area, "up from the ground came a bubblin'" something that was crude and smelly, but it wasn't oil.
Despite months of discussion regarding the rest area closures, last week Virginia attempted a last-minute amendment to an appropriations bill that would have granted the state an exemption to the Federal commercialization ban.
A couple of changes to the original scope of the project (2B1 section) have been introduced in 2017 (i) construction of Rebri East rest area to ensure better safety and comfort of the motorway users, and (ii) construction of couple of waste rock and inert material landfill areas one of which will be used as site for the construction of the rest area.