Communauté d'agglomération de Mantes-en-Yvelines

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Communauté d'agglomération
de Mantes-en-Yvelines (CAMY)
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Yvelines
No. of communes 30
Established December 02, 1999
Seat rue des Pierrettes
78200 Magnanville
Government
 • President Dominique Braye (UMP)
Area
 • Total 11,307 km2 (4,366 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 101 681
Budget 24 651 932 € (2008)
Website www.mantesenyvelines.fr

The Communauté d'agglomération de Mantes-en-Yvelines (or CAMY) is a former administrative entity in the Yvelines département, near Paris. Administrative center: Magnanville. It was merged into the Communauté urbaine Grand Paris Seine et Oise in January 2016.[1]

History[edit]

  • At first, the syndicat intercommunal d'assainissement de l'agglomération mantaise was founded in 1951.
  • In 1966, it became the District urbain de Mantes (DUM).
  • It became a Communauté de communes then, in 1999, a Communauté d'agglomération.
  • In 2010, the CAMY adheres at the syndicat mixte Paris Métropole.[2]

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Location[edit]

The Communauté d'agglomération de Mantes-en-Yvelines is located at the south-west of the département of Yvelines, around the Seine river and Mantes-la-Jolie city.

Communes[edit]

The 30 communes of CAMY in 2012

When he was created in 1999, CAMY had 8 communes. In 2004, 2005, 2011 and 2012, new members joined CAMY which has now 30 communes:[3]

In 2010, Dominique Braye said that the territory of the CAMY would spread in the coming years. In January 2012, thirteen new towns have made their entry into the agglomération.[4] In 2013, five new towns should be entering the aglommeration: Gargenville, Guernes, Fontenay-Mauvoisin, Fontenay-Saint-Père and Saint-Martin-la-Garenne, bringing to 35 the number of the communes component CAMY.[5] Note that the second city of the metropolitan area, Limay, 16 005 inhabitants, which is also the most industrialized and do not want to join the CAMY. It should, according to the SDCI Yvelines, join Issou and Guitrancourt, common on the right bank of the Seine, to form a new intercommunalité.[6]

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