from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A group of British-administered islands in the southern Atlantic Ocean southeast of Cape Horn. First visited by sealers in 1821, the island group was formerly part of the Falkland Islands Dependency and is now included (since 1962) in the British Antarctic Territory.


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  • Vandervert 1997; Diesmann, Gewaltig and Aertsen 1999; Lehnertz


  • A deal has not been finalized to acquire private land for that project, but Lehnertz said he is confident the downtown site will work. - NEWS

  • • U of I has invested $150,000 in planning and research for a downtown site for the music school and Clapp Recital Hall relocation project, Lehnertz said. - NEWS

  • Lehnertz said he has visited auditoriums at Stanford University, downtown Madison, Wis., and downtown Minneapolis, but he said it is hard to find the perfect parallel. - NEWS

  • Art Building West is the first project to make it through the FEMA process, and work on that is expected to begin this fall with completion and occupancy prior to spring 2012, Lehnertz said. - NEWS

  • Lehnertz provided updates on other flood recovery projects: - NEWS

  • The slow movement is due to working with FEMA, which must weigh in on each project, Lehnertz said. - NEWS

  • Lehnertz also said the kitchen can be used to prepare meals for other nonprofits, including Meals on Wheels. Front Page

  • Lehnertz wrote people in Manville Heights to apprise them that the field was being considered.

    Iowa City Press-Citizen - Local News

  • Some of the expected concerns could be increased traffic and a change to the neighborhood feel, Lehnertz said, but he added that most of the response has been fairly understanding so far.

    Iowa City Press-Citizen - Local News


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