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Central – Local Government Political Forum progressing amidst continued Stormont deadlock

The Central – Local Government Political Forum met today in Belfast.

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Attacks In Brussels Condemned

In response to the attacks in Brussels today, Alderman Carla Lockhart, President of the NI Local Government Association, stated:

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NILGA: Positive Outcome £18+ Million Council Rates Support Deal Welcomed

Local Government and ratepayers welcomed today’s announcement by Environment Minister, Mark H Durkan, to protecting the 2016/17 Rates Support Grant, invested by seven of the eleven councils in Northern Ireland. This is essential support to councils who have constrained rate raising potential, and contributes to essential services and strategic work delivered in each local area.

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Antrim And Newtownabbey Borough Council Awarded Charter Status

Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council tonight (25th January 2016) received the prestigious Elected Member Development Charter award, a national standard of excellence gained by a small number of the UK’s 400+ local authorities.

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NILGA Calls For Greater Devolution Of Powers & Resources

NILGA calls for more momentum in public service reforms coupled with greater devolution of powers & resources to the 11 councils.

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