Tag: RPA

  • Programme for Government

    Programme for Government

    At a time when we are cutting out education and health service it is grossly irresponsible to waste £150 million on the proposed Reform of Local Government.  The Programme for Government the decision of the executive to go ahead with the reform of local government is incredible. Has no-one read the PWC report? To proceed […]

  • 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 […]

  • End Uncertainty Over RPA

    End Uncertainty Over RPA

    Assembly member Brian Wilson has called on the Environment Minister to end the uncertainty and announce that the reform of local government will not take place in May 2011. Mr. Wilson MLA said: “For years staff in local government and within civil service departments have faced an uncertain future and it is time that the […]

  • 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 […]