housing commissioner


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n housing commissioner a commissioner in charge of public housing
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In literature:

Were the Commissioners of Bankruptcy to know how many citizens are prepared for them at those houses, they would be bound to thank them.
"The Gaming Table: Its Votaries and Victims" by Andrew Steinmetz
There I met Commissioner Pett, and my Lord Brunker, and the lady at his house had been thereto-day, to see her.
"Diary of Samuel Pepys, 1665" by Samuel Pepys
The best school-houses here are the best the Prussian commissioners, who lately came to inspect them, had ever seen.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Volume 11, No. 24, March, 1873" by Various
By 1676 the Royal Commissioners wrote of Boston that the streets were crooked, and the houses usually wooden, with a few of brick and stone.
"Home Life in Colonial Days" by Alice Morse Earle
School-houses in the United States, by Henry Barnard, Commissioner of Public Schools in Rhode Island, p. 383.
"Popular Education" by Ira Mayhew
Thence to the Commissioner's house.
"The Last Voyage" by Lady (Annie Allnutt) Brassey
He was carried through the dark town and country to the house of one of the Falls Commissioners.
"Westward with the Prince of Wales" by W. Douglas Newton
In their work of investigation the commissioners found that they had need of the records of the House of Burgesses.
"Virginia under the Stuarts 1607-1688" by Thomas J. Wertenbaker
Cromwell's commissioners were still busy on the visitation of the religious houses.
"The Divorce of Catherine of Aragon" by J.A. Froude
United States Commissioner Riley then took him to the court-house, where Mr.
"Fugitive Slaves" by Marion Gleason McDougall

In news:

Lawrence city commissioners are convinced the integrity of the old Varsity House has been ruined by a faulty redevelopment project, and they agreed to begin seeking a "cash payment" from local developer Thomas Fritzel as compensation.
The Meeker County Board of Commissioners approved a preliminary plat Tuesday for a housing development in Dassel Township.
The committee studying the possible purchase of the Towers on Market Street to house county offices, as opposed to paying rent, issued a recommendation Thursday to the Jefferson County commissioners.
MARTINSVILLE The Morgan County Economic Development Corporation plans to create a satellite office in Martinsville, and at least one county commissioner would like to see it housed.
John Kraus, commissioner, West Springfield Housing Authority (WSHA).
Ohio House Bill 601 could take more than $175,000 per year from local governments like the city of Tiffin, Tiffin Tax Commissioner Linda Neeley said Monday night.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The 19-year-old seen leaving a suspected with drug house with former Lee County commissioner Brian Bigelow in early November, pled not guilty to possession charges Monday morning.
Commissioners need to replace Republican Rick Catlin, who resigned after winning election to the North Carolina House of Representatives last month.
Lee County Commissioners discuss senior housing and the utility authority.
The Port Tobacco resident began his political career with a successful run for Charles County commissioner in 1970, and four years later, moved on to the Maryland House of Delegates , where he would serve until stepping down in 1994.
Danville planning commissioners listened to the public Tuesday night on a new general plan that allows for more affordable, high density housing in town and more development on agricultural land.
It was a full house at Monday's Mayes County Commissioners meeting, and the main topic was redistribution of fire department funds.
He and several Titans players were yapping at one another and, as one official restrained him, Smith did the unthinkable — with Commissioner Roger Goodell in the house, no less.
Lee County commissioners agreed to pay a $2.1 million settlement in an eminent domain case involving the developer of housing near Florida Gulf Coast University.
Milan housing commissioner arrested, accused of buying votes from mafia.