Victoria City Council is the governing body of Victoria, British Columbia. The council consists of the mayor plus eight councilors. A deputy mayor is appointed monthly. Management (from Old French ménagement the art of conducting, directing, from Latin manu agere to lead by the hand) characterises the process of leading and directing all or part of an organization, often a business, through the deployment and manipulation of resources (human, financial, material, intellectual or intangible). ... The arms of Victoria. ... Motto: Splendor Sine Occasu (Splendour without diminishment) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Victoria Largest city Vancouver Lieutenant Governor Iona Campagnolo Premier Gordon Campbell (BC Liberal) Area 944,735 kmÂ² (5th) Land 925,186 kmÂ² Water 19,549 kmÂ² (2. ... In Egyptian mythology, Month is an alternate spelling for Menthu. ...
The City is the old city of London and is the modern city's commercial center; it is also referred to as the "Square Mile" because of its area.
The 12 inner boroughs that surround the City are Westminster, Camden, Islington, Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Greenwich, Lewisham, Southwark, Lambeth, Wandsworth, Hammersmith and Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea.
The Greater London Council administered the larger London area until 1986, when it was abolished by the Thatcher government, making London unique as a world metropolis without a central governing unit.
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