Tag: Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development

‘Inclusivity, development in every budget since entering office’

‘Inclusivity, development in every budget since entering office’

- January 27, 2023

- Local government minister during budget debate Each village in Guyana will continue to benefit from every budget tabled under ... Read More

This year’s budget is well-balanced, transformational – Min Anand Persaud

This year’s budget is well-balanced, transformational – Min Anand Persaud

- January 26, 2023

Minister within the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development, Anand Persaud on Thursday described this year’s National Budget as ... Read More

Additional $263.1M to complete City Hall restoration

Additional $263.1M to complete City Hall restoration

- January 20, 2023

The Government of Guyana has allocated some $263.1 million in the 2023 budget towards the completion of the City Hall ... Read More

Sod turned for new $14M multi-purpose North Sophia community ground

Sod turned for new $14M multi-purpose North Sophia community ground

- January 14, 2023

The community of North Sophia has signed a $14 million contract with the Local Government and Regional Development Ministry for ... Read More

$780M City Hall restoration project on track for 2023 completion

$780M City Hall restoration project on track for 2023 completion

- December 16, 2022

Restoration works to the ‘iconic’ City Hall building is on track for its 2023 completion, says Minister of Local Government ... Read More

$252M contract inked for construction of Region Two sanitary landfill facility 

$252M contract inked for construction of Region Two sanitary landfill facility 

- December 16, 2022

Residents of Region Two will soon see improved refuse disposal as the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development on ... Read More

Over $356M in contracts signed for upgrades to Parika, Leonora markets

Over $356M in contracts signed for upgrades to Parika, Leonora markets

- December 2, 2022

Residents and vendors in Region Three will benefit from upgrades to the Parika and Leonora markets. The two contracts for ... Read More

Local Gov’t Ministry weeding out corruption ahead of LGE – Minister Dharamlall

Local Gov’t Ministry weeding out corruption ahead of LGE – Minister Dharamlall

- November 29, 2022

Audits have been conducted, and persons dismissed following multiple reports of financial infractions at Neighbourhood Democratic Councils (NDCs) and municipalities ... Read More

North Sophia residents welcome $13.6M community centre

North Sophia residents welcome $13.6M community centre

- November 25, 2022

Moments after the Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development signed a $13.6 million contract with the North Sophia Community ... Read More

Constituency boundaries adjusted for LGE 2023 – Min. Dharamlall

Constituency boundaries adjusted for LGE 2023 – Min. Dharamlall

- November 25, 2022

– 1,220 councillors, 610 constituencies Following extensive consultations with communities, Neighbourhood Democratic Councils (NDCs), government officials and regional stakeholders, the ... Read More

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