rest stop

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designated paved area beside a main road where cars can stop temporarily

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The south Eugene neighborhood's acceptance is vital; the council is reluctant to force a rest stop on anyone.
In general, work includes management, operations and/or set up of Rest Stops in Eugene.
They later found that the lawmaker and the minor had sex behind a rest stop pavilion in Duluth.
At the end of the short questionnaire, the program prints an itinerary of the route and provides recommended rest stop locations as well as timing for these breaks.
drivers' to see rest stops A spokesman said: "The driver, working for an Irish haulier, used two other digital smart cards in addition to his own to enable him to complete a non stop journey from France through Italy and return to Ireland via North Wales where he was apprehended by the Commercial Vehicle Unit.
The rest stop services will be covered under a single roof featuring a modern architectural style.
you know, like the Wal-Mart rest stop, you're good," he added.
I know of few places that capture both the pleasures and the perils of modern American culture better than a highway rest stop, where you can pull over to buy gas, food, drink, souvenirs, and reading material, use the restrooms, and simply enjoy a dazzling cultural extravaganza anchored in boundless consumerism.
Compton said he was told a possible rest stop site being considered to serve the area is just west of Thunder Bay, more than a five-hour drive from Kenora.
The rest stop includes a restaurant and a store with annual sales of SEK50m, and a service station with annual fuel sales of SEK80m.
In fact, the last rest stop to be built in California was back in 1984, said Caltrans spokeswoman Cassandra Hockenson.
Lazio fan Gabriele Sandri,26, was on his way to se his team take on Inter Milan when he was killed at amotorway rest stop.
An italian police officer accidentally shot dead a football fan yesterday while trying to break up a clash with supporters of another club at a motorway rest stop, a police chief said.
This was the first rest stop on the 200-mile bicycle ride from Albany to New York City organized by the non-profit Parks & Trails New York.
The tree serves as a meeting place for members, a rest stop for caddies, or a destination for celebrities or onlookers.