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the relocation of people from overcrowded cities

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the occurrence of surplus liquid (as water) exceeding the limit or capacity

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"I'm delighted to see, thanks to approval from the endowments trustees for the funding, that work has started on the overspill car parks at Raigmore Hospital which will overall improve the experience of our patients and visitors."
"The site is currently occasionally used for overspill parking which is damaging the sward, so reinforcing this sward with a mesh will improve the look of the land.
Campaigner Merle Gering said: "There is no need to build on Coventry's green fields - 6,000 homes at Keresley and Eastern Green, Shakespeare's Forest of Arden, and no need for 4,000 overspill homes in Nuneaton and Bedworth and no need for 4,500 overspill at King's Hill .
"We would like the council to review the Memorandum of Understanding and really think whether we should acceptCoventry's overspill of an additional 4,000 houses.We know that neighbouring authorities have a duty to cooperate but that does not mean we have a duty to capitulate or to be bullied into accepting over authorities housing.
English no height A more (It) will significantly reduce overspill light, decrease glare and fundamentally reduces the impact on the environment and local residents.
Mr Gilogly, who has started a petition calling on Sanctuary and the council to explore solutions, said: "The issues are the chronic lack of parking spaces for Sanctuary Housing tenants/ leaseholders, in St Annes Flats, Henry Place, Wellington Place area, which has been worsened by the introduction of a residents' parking permit scheme in the rest of the Newtown area, by Cheshire West and Chester Council - in particular, parking restrictions in St Anne Street, which was used as an overspill by Santuary residents.
The hotel's existing overspill car park is proposed to become the resort's main parking facility, with a capacity of 439 vehicles, including accessible spaces.
The pressures on parking in Berwick are well documented and the recent introduction of short-stay limits at The Parade, increasing use of the all-day Castlegate car park, underlined the need for this overspill section, which provides around 150 additional spaces.
Options for overspill provision along Front Street are also being considered, with the council saying it is committed to ensuring all current traders are accommodated.
Options for overspill provision along Front Street are also being considered with the council saying it is committed to ensuring all current traders are accommodated.
By 1949, the house was used as an overspill for North Wales Hospital in Denbigh, before Pool Parc closed its doors in 1989.
I understand that an overspill canal was built around Stokesley years ago, which has proved successful.
We have seen a Portakabin used as A&E OVERSPILL room and patients on a surgical ward sleeping in hats with no hot water because the heating had broken.
Speaking after his visit, General Houghton said: "I am impressed by the work done by the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) to safeguard Lebanon's security and sovereignty and contain the overspill from Syria.