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MAYOR, officer. The chief or executive magistrate of a city who bears this title.
     2. It is generally his duty to cause the laws of the city to be enforced, and to superintend inferior officers, such as constables, watchmen and the like. But the power and authority which mayors possess being given to them by local regulations, vary in different places.

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Under the Mayorship of Gerald Williams, White Castle High celebrated becoming an A+ School, the White Castle Bulldogs went on to become High School Basketball State Champions, the Town Celebrated its first every Christmas Parade, a new Water Park was built for families and children in the center of town, the Town and Businesses were pushed to clean up their trash and cut down overgrown lawns and weeds, new lighting now lace the street fronts, roads were expanded to relieve traffic congestion, monthly newsletters were developed to keep residents informed, online payment systems were implemented so that residents wouldn't have to travel to town hall to pay their utility bills, and new incentives are being developed to encourage new business.
Hasina, meanwhile, gave no sign of adopting a more conciliatory tone as she celebrated her party candidate trouncing the BNP twice in as many elections for the mayorship of Narayanganj.
80) are given a chance and are being looked upon as the front-runners for mayorship of the capital of the state.
The landmark was established in 1991 when Farooq Sattar was the city 's mayor and renovated in 2009 during the mayorship of Mustafa Kamal.
Al-Abadi instructed Baghdad Operations Command to coordinate with the ministry of defense and the Baghdad mayorship to tighten the security measures further, including air surveillance and intelligence, according to a statement by his office.
Sadiq Khan will take over the mayorship from Boris Johnson, who is one of the leading names of Conservative Party.
In relation to London's Mayorship campaign, Khan stated that he had encouraged Zac Goldsmith to step into politics.
On Tuesday, September 15, 2015, Hashd al Shaabi announced that they have killed dozens of ISIS fighters and said "we have freed the Beiji mayorship and have reached the center of the town.
With the right leader elected to mayorship, we have the opportunity to elect a leader who can do this.
Issues such as setting professional beggars to meaningful work, mounting an investigation of London's brothels, calling for measures to curb the handling of stolen goods, and reducing both the strength and the amount of beer brewed in the capital were all initiated under his mayorship.
Barriers/solutions : A partnership agreement between PUT, Timisoara Mayorship and RATT (Timisoara Transportation Autonomous Public Service Undertaking).
As Coun Shah formally handed over his Lord Mayorship to Lib Dem Coun Ray Hassall, who represents Perry Barr, we look back at other Birmingham-related gaffes: 1.