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LOCAL GOVERNMENT REGIONAL ORIENTATION SESSIONS WITH COUNCILLORS BEGAN IN KINGSTON

Published: Friday | January 06, 2017

Following the national meetings with recently elected Councillors and the Administrative leadership of all Municipal Councils, which were held in Montego Bay in December, 2016, Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie and Ministry officials will be meeting with Councillors on a regional basis, for a series of special orientation sessions.


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Building Act, 2016

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

This Act may be cited as the Building Act, 2016, and shall come into operation on a day to be appointed by the Minister by notice published in the Gazette.

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LOCAL GOVERNMENT URGES PNP COUNCILLORS-ELECT FOR ST. THOMAS MUNICIPAL CORPORATION TO BE SWORN IN AT ITS NEXT MEETING

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

The five candidates who won their Divisions on the ticket of the People’s National Party (PNP) in St. Thomas in the November 28, 2016 Local Government Elections, are being urged to swear their oaths to become Councillors, and participate in the life of the St. Thomas Municipal Corporation.

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COUNCILLORS TO BE SWORN IN ON THURSDAY DECEMBER 8, 2016

Thursday, December 01, 2016

All candidates who have been duly confirmed as having won Divisions in the November 28, 2016 Local Government elections, will be sworn into office as Councillors on Thursday, December 8.

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Local Government & Community Development Minister breaks ground for first “Water Shop” in Clarendon

Thursday, December 01, 2016

Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie, has launched the pilot of a planned series of Water Shops that are intended to raise living standards in drought-stricken and otherwise water-deprived communities.

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