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City limits refers to the defined limits of a city's area. Usually such limits are formally described in a state or provincial law (or an appropriate regulation) as being under the control of the municipal corporation or agency that constitutes the city government. It is customary to indicate city limits with the posting of signs on major freeways, highways, and boulevards. A city is an urban area, differentiated from a town, village, or hamlet by size, population density, importance, or legal status. ... A corporation (usually known in the United Kingdom and Ireland as a company) is a legal entity (distinct from a natural person) that often has similar rights in law to those of a Civil law systems may refer to corporations as moral persons; they may also go by the name... Look up Agency in Wiktionary, the free dictionary In philosophy, law, and other fields, agency is the status of an agent. ... A typical freeway with an interchange in the foreground Rush hour on the Harbor Freeway in downtown Los Angeles A typical rural freeway (Interstate 5 in the Central Valley of California). ... A highway is a major road within a city, or linking several cities together. ... Boulevard has two generally accepted meanings. ...

In the United States, property which falls within city limits is subject to city taxation and city regulation, and expects city services. In most states, areas outside of city limits are considered to be unincorporated, and by default they are regulated and taxed by the county. A tax is an involuntary fee paid by individuals or businesses to a government. ... In the context of government and public services regulation (as a process) is the control of something by rules, as opposed to its prohibition. ... In law, a region of land is unincorporated if it is not a part of any municipality. ... United States of America, showing states, divided into counties. ...

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