Tag: Neighbourhood Democratic Councils

Nearly $1.3B allocated to community infrastructure

Nearly $1.3B allocated to community infrastructure

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- August 10, 2022

- capacity building of local democratic organs on the cards Several communities countrywide are slated for significant physical transformation as ... Read More

Minister Dharamlall calls for a strong Local Gov’t system in Region 3

Minister Dharamlall calls for a strong Local Gov’t system in Region 3

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- May 12, 2022

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Nigel Dharamlall, M.P, encouraged Neigbourhood Democratic Councils (NDC) of Region Three, to recommit ... Read More

Coordinated approach to Region 10 flood relief continues

Coordinated approach to Region 10 flood relief continues

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 7, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) is working with stakeholders including Central Government, Neighbourhood Democratic Councils, Regional Democratic Councils, the Private ... Read More

CDC urges local government bodies to put disaster response systems and training into action

CDC urges local government bodies to put disaster response systems and training into action

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 1, 2021

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) is re-emphasizing the responsibility of Neighbourhood Democratic Councils, Community Development Councils, Village Councils and Regional ... Read More

$1.65B in road works planned for Region Six

$1.65B in road works planned for Region Six

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- April 12, 2021

- Minister Edghill                                          - $400 million to enhance community roads - $50 million for urban roadworks in each town ... Read More

Be mindful of fire safety, especially now – Fire Chief Gentle

Be mindful of fire safety, especially now – Fire Chief Gentle

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- December 13, 2020

- uncertified electrical instalments, burning garbage among fire factors With the Christmas season in full swing, Fire Chief, Mr. Marlon ... Read More

Contracts awarded to transform Vryheid’s Lust, Annandale bridges for heavy duty vehicles

Contracts awarded to transform Vryheid’s Lust, Annandale bridges for heavy duty vehicles

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 6, 2020

―each contract valued approximately $18M ―steel bridges to be replaced with concrete Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill, ... Read More

CIIP wraps up a fulfilling year

CIIP wraps up a fulfilling year

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- January 17, 2020

−Completing budgeted projects, including Georgetown Restoration projects −Others scheduled to be completed during first quarter 2020 DPI, Guyana, Friday, January ... Read More

Land-Use and Roles and Responsibility Training for Local Authorities

Land-Use and Roles and Responsibility Training for Local Authorities

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 7, 2019

Ministry of Communities, Department of Housing, Georgetown Guyana, November 7, 2019. Local authority representatives in the Pomeroon-Supenaam Region recently participated ... Read More

“NDIA is not to be blamed for persistent flooding in Black Bush Polder” CEO

“NDIA is not to be blamed for persistent flooding in Black Bush Polder” CEO

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- June 4, 2019

― says authority does not have total control of drainage system in Black Bush Polder As a result of heavy ... Read More

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