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NI COUNCILS BEST IN CLASS! AWARDS FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

06 September 2017

The first Local Government Awards initiative since the reform of local government in Northern Ireland way back in 2015 has now reached finalists stage.

ASSEMBLY OR NOT – COUNCILS DETERMINED TO MAKE PROGRESS

17 August 2017

NILGA President, Alderman Arnold Hatch, speaking after yesterday’s All Council Meeting on the Economy, has highlighted the drive witnessed across the 11 councils to make Northern Ireland work for residents, visitors and investors.

NILGA’S REACTION TO THE ‘POSITION PAPER’ ON BREXIT

17 August 2017

Derek McCallan, Chief Executive of NILGA (Northern Ireland Local Government Association) stated:

DEVOLUTION MUST NOT STOP AT STORMONT COUNCILS SUSTAIN COMMUNITIES & STRENGTHEN DEMOCRACY

23 June 2017

NILGA ALL COUNCIL AGM INSTALS NEW PRESIDENT The Ulster Unionist Party’s (UUP) Alderman Arnold Hatch was today (Friday 23rd June 2017) appointed President of the Northern Ireland Local Government Association (NILGA), at the Association’s AGM in the Seamus Heaney HomePlace Visitor Centre, Bellaghy.

Launch of 2017 Translink Ulster in Bloom Competition

07 June 2017

All NI Councils ‘get on board’ annual gardening extravaganza during Bus + Train Week 2017

COMMUNITY & COUNCIL EXCELLENCE LOCAL GOVERNMENT AWARDS NI NOW OPEN FOR ENTRIES

30 May 2017

The Local Government Awards in Northern Ireland showcase brilliance in service provision, new initiatives and personal commitment from councils, councillors and partners. The Awards offer public recognition whilst motivating those delivering and sustaining front line and other key local government services.

LOCAL GOVERNMENT AWARDS NORTHERN IRELAND NOW OPEN FOR ENTRIES

15 May 2017

The Local Government Awards Northern Ireland showcase the best examples of service provision, new initiatives and personal commitment from councils, councillors and officers.

NI’S TOP HORTICULTURAL TALENT CELEBRATES SUCCESS AT TRANSLINK ULSTER IN BLOOM AWARDS

10 April 2017

Celebrations are taking place in local villages, towns and cities across Northern Ireland following the Translink Ulster in Bloom Award presentations.

EU ENTREPRENEURS LEARN FROM NORTHERN IRELAND!

28 March 2017

Over 50 entrepreneurial policy makers and support agencies arrive in Belfast this week (w/c 27/03/2017) to delve into what makes enterprise work in ten regions across Europe.