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Can anyone tell me what a muncipality is?

Asked by shaun Dsouza, 23 Jun '08 07:46 pm
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A municipality is an administrative entity composed of a clearly defined territory and its population and commonly denotes a city, town, or village, or a small grouping of them. A municipality is typically governed by a mayor and a city council or municipal council.
Answered by samron jude, 23 Jun '08 07:46 pm

 
  
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Muncipality in the world providing civic services to more than estimated population of 13.78 million citizens in the capital city. It is next only to Tokyo in terms of area. Within its jurisdiction are some of the most densely populated areas in the world. It has also the unique distinction of providing civic services to rural and urban villages, Resettlement Colonies, regularised unauthorised colonies, JJ Squatter Settlements
Answered by sudesh, 23 Jun '08 07:51 pm

 
  
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its a town maintenance organization.
Answered by manash, 23 Jun '08 07:47 pm

 
  
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A municipality is an administrative entity composed of a clearly defined territory and its population and commonly denotes a city, town, or village, or a small grouping of them. A municipality is typically governed by a mayor and a city council or municipal council.

Municipalities are not necessarily the same as townships. A municipality is a general-purpose district, as opposed to a special-purpose district.

In most countries, a municipality is the smallest administrative subdivision to have its own democratically elected representative leadership.

In some countries, municipalities are referred to as "communes" (for example, French commune, Italian comune or Swedish kommun). The term derives from the medieval commune.

The largest municipalities can be found in Canada and Greenland. Most likely the largest municipality is Avernasuaq in Greenland, which is larger than the whole United Kingdom.

In some countries, especially in the Middle East, the term "m ...more
Answered by Arpan Kotia, 23 Jun '08 07:48 pm

 
  
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