Tag: local government reform

  • End of Local Government Reform

    End of Local Government Reform

    Assembly member Brian Wilson has welcomed the decision not to press ahead with the review of local government which would have reduced local councils from 26 to 11. Mr. Wilson MLA said: “I have long argued that the reasons for this change no longer stack up. While the review to date has lasted nine years […]

  • Time to Reexamine Local Government Reform Proposals

    Time to Reexamine Local Government Reform Proposals

    Brian Wilson says it is time for the Minister of the Environment to re-examine the review of local government, in light of the fact that the original objectives behind the review cannot be achieved. His comments come following the leaking of a letter from Environment Minister Edwin Poots who suggests the review may collapse if […]