Vietri di Potenza

Vietri di Potenza is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Basilicata region of southern Italy.

Vietri di Potenza
Comune di Vietri di Potenza
Vietri di Potenza visto da Caggiano
Location of Vietri di Potenza
Vietri di Potenza is located in Italy
Vietri di Potenza
Vietri di Potenza
Location of Vietri di Potenza in Italy
Vietri di Potenza is located in Basilicata
Vietri di Potenza
Vietri di Potenza
Vietri di Potenza (Basilicata)
Coordinates: 40°36′N 15°30′E / 40.600°N 15.500°E
CountryItaly
RegionBasilicata
ProvincePotenza (PZ)
Government
 • MayorChristian Giordano
Area
 • Total52.25 km2 (20.17 sq mi)
Elevation
405 m (1,329 ft)
Population
(2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total2,787
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Vietresi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
85058
Dialing code0971
Patron saintSant'Anselmo
WebsiteOfficial website

Geography

The town is bordered by Balvano, Caggiano, Picerno, Romagnano al Monte, Salvitelle and Savoia di Lucania.

References

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ Demographics data from ISTAT
Caggiano

Caggiano is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-western Italy.

Candida Colosimo

Candida Natiello Colosimo (Vietri di Potenza, 17 November 1878 – Florence, 25 April 1972) was an Italian-American painter, student of Howard Helmick, Red Cross nurse and philanthropist.

Giovanni Antonio Palazzo

Giovanni Antonio Palazzo was an Italian writer on government and reason of state. Michel Foucault's 1977-1978 College de France lectures considered Palazzo's Discourse on Government and the true reason of state (1604), along with The Reason of State by Giovanni Botero, as examples of writings linking the art of government to reason of state in a new way around 1600.

Index of Italy-related articles

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List of communes of Basilicata

The following is a list of the communes of Basilicata, in Italy.

There are 131 communes in Basilicata (as of January 2019):

100 in the Province of Potenza

31 in the Province of Matera

List of communes of the Province of Potenza

The following is a list of the 100 comuni of the Province of Potenza, Basilicata, in Italy.

Pecorino di Filiano

Pecorino di Filiano, is a firm cheese from the Italian region of Basilicata which is made from sheep milk. It was granted Protected designation of origin (PDO) in 2007.Pecorino di Filiano is produced in the province of Potenza, in the communes of Atella, Avigliano, Balvano, Baragiano, Barile, Bella, Cancellara, Castelgrande, Filiano, Forenza, Ginestra, Maschito, Melfi, Muro Lucano, Pescopagano, Picerno, Pietragalla, Pignola, Potenza, Rapolla, Rapone, Rionero in Vulture, Ripacandida, Ruoti, Ruvo del Monte, San Fele, Savoia di Lucania, Tito, Vaglio, Vietri di Potenza.Every year in September in the region of Basilicata is organized the Pecorino di Filiano festival where you can taste the cheese produced by the different farmers.

Picerno

Picerno is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. It is bounded by the comuni of Balvano, Baragiano, Potenza, Ruoti, Savoia di Lucania, Tito, Vietri di Potenza.

Progetto neco

Progetto Neco is one of the most important Wireless Community Network in Italy. Founded in 2008 in the small town of Vietri di Potenza, it built a mesh network to stop Digital Divide, which persisted for over 15 years and which is still present in many places in the south of Italy. The network is maintained completely by volunteers and it is self-financed by its supporters. According to the official website, about 200 families have adhered to the project in 2016.

Salvitelle

Salvitelle (Campanian: Salvtell) is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of southwestern Italy.

Savoia di Lucania

Savoia di Lucania (Lucano: Savòie) is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. As of 2011 its population was of 1,148.

Vince Lombardi

Vincent Thomas Lombardi (June 11, 1913 – September 3, 1970) was an American football player, coach, and executive in the National Football League (NFL). He is best known as the head coach of the Green Bay Packers during the 1960s, where he led the team to three straight and five total NFL Championships in seven years, in addition to winning the first two Super Bowls at the conclusion of the 1966 and 1967 NFL seasons. Following his sudden death from cancer in 1970, the NFL Super Bowl trophy was named in his honor. He was enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1971, the year after his death. Lombardi is considered by many to be the greatest coach in football history, and he is more significantly recognized as one of the greatest coaches and leaders in the history of any American sport.Lombardi began his coaching career as an assistant and later as a head coach at St. Cecilia High School in Englewood, New Jersey. He was an assistant coach at Fordham, at the United States Military Academy, and with the New York Giants before becoming a head coach for the Green Bay Packers from 1959 to 1967 and the Washington Redskins in 1969. He never had a losing season as a head coach in the NFL, compiling a regular season winning percentage of 72.8% (96–34–6), and 90% (9–1) in the postseason for an overall record of 105 wins, 35 losses, and 6 ties in the NFL.

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