A sustainable approach to waste is an imperative for every local government. Find out how Maroondah City Council became the first Australian Council to supply municipal solid waste to the Maryvale Energy Energy from Waste facility in Victoria.
Welcome to All Things Ireland, our new weekly overview from the LGIU Ireland Team. Our third edition summarises recent LGIU briefings, and brings you the most comprehensive breakdown of everything related to local government from the week so far.
Our latest edition of All Things Scotland kickstarts your November with everything affecting local government from the week so far. Highlights this week include a summary of what LGIU Scotland has been up to, the latest reports relevant to local government, local government discussions in Holyrood.
Galway City Council tells us all about active travel in the west of Ireland, including the story behind how they became the first Irish council to implement a ‘city centre school street’ to reduce car use and encourage more pedestrian or cycling modes of travel which can have huge mental and physical health benefits.
Welcome to All Things Ireland, our new weekly overview from the LGIU Ireland Team. Our second edition summarises recent LGIU briefings, and brings you the most comprehensive breakdown of everything local government from the week so far.
Next month’s content will include our regular updates on key policy, consultations and legislation from Westminster and Holyrood as they affect public services in Scotland. In addition, we continue to look at how the energy crisis is affecting everyone in 2022 and what the impact will be in 2023.
Welcome to All Things Ireland, our new weekly overview from the LGIU Ireland Team. Our first edition summarises recent LGIU briefings, a recap of reports from the week and an overview of everything local government in Merrion Street.
As the rest of the LGIU team gears up for England & Wales 13th year of Councillor awards, this week the LGIU Scotland team has an array of briefings and reports to keep the local government and public sector as up to date in these ever changing times.
With the deadlock at Northern Ireland’s power-sharing government dragging on, this blog documents the importance of local governance in NI and the role and potential of councils in relation to the current impasse at Stormont.