Local initiatives short listed for Awards

Local Government TD Frank Feighan told the Leitrim Observer that he is delighted that two initiatives in Co Leitrim have made the shortlist of the 2012 Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Awards.

Local Government TD Frank Feighan told the Leitrim Observer that he is delighted that two initiatives in Co Leitrim have made the shortlist of the 2012 Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Awards.

The very successful Leitrim Community Club Fitness Programme has been included in the ‘Sports Development category’ while the ‘One Call to Success’ project has been shortlisted in the ‘Partnership with Business’ category.

“I am delighted that the Department of Environment is once again supporting these awards which recognises the great work that local authorities do,” said Deputy Feighan.

“The work carried out by local authorities plays a key part in the development of both the local economy and the local community.