Cologno Monzese

(Reguidit frae Cologno)

Cologno Monzese is a comune (municipality) in the province o Milan in the Italian region Lombardy, locatit aboot 5 km north-east o Milan. The population increase teuk place Efter the Warld War II, when lots o immigrants frae Soothren Italy (especially frae Apulie) settled here.

Cologno Monzese
Città di Cologno Monzese
Small square XI febbraio and ancient church of S.S. Marco and Gregorio, Cologno Monzese, Italy.jpg
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Cologno Monzese is located in Italy
Cologno Monzese
Cologno Monzese
Location o Cologno Monzese in Italy
Coordinates: 45°31′42.98″N 9°16′41.78″E / 45.5286056°N 9.2782722°E / 45.5286056; 9.2782722
KintraItaly
RegionLombardy
ProvinceMilan (MI)
FrazioniSan Maurizio al Lambro
Govrenment
 • MayorMario Soldano (PD)
Area
 • Total8.46 km2 (3.27 sq mi)
Elevation
134 m (440 ft)
Population
 (30 April 2009)[1]
 • Total46,140
 • Density5,500/km2 (14,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Colognesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
20093
Dialin code02
WebsiteOffeecial wabsteid

Efter bein subject for a lang time tae the influence exertit bi San Maurizio al Lambro (which is nou pairt o the municipality as a hamlet) Cologno receivit the honorar title o ceety wi a presidential decree on 19 September 1996.

Main sichtsEedit

The maist important sichts in Cologno are Villa Casati, the seat o the comune, an San Giuliano, a medieval Romanesque kirk. Pairt o the commune is includit in the Media Valle del Lambro Park.

The TV studios o Mediaset an some radio netwirks (RTL 102.5, Radio Italia an Radio TRS) are locatit here.

TransportsEedit

The toun is servit bi three station o the Milan Metro: Cologno Nord (North), Cologno Centro (Centre) an Cologno Sud (South). The nearest airport is Linate, in Milan, but Malpensa is no far. Cologno is linkit up wi Milan bi the Tangenziale Est an aw, a orbital motorwey that surroonds the caipital ceety o Lombardy.

FowkEedit

  • J-Ax Alessandro Aleotti (1972), rapper
  • Grido Luca Aleotti (1979), rapper
  1. All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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