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Local councillors are seeking a 40% pay rise
# Mo Money Mo Problems
# Mo Money Mo Problems

Local councillors are seeking a 40% pay rise

Mar 20th 2016, 4:31 PM 23,919 Views 78 Comments

Local representatives feel they are being shortchanged by an increased workload after the implementation of local government reform.

Ibec aren't a political party, but if they were, this is what their local election manifesto would say
# Cost Of Business
# Cost Of Business

Ibec aren't a political party, but if they were, this is what their local election manifesto would say

Apr 21st 2014, 7:30 AM 8,716 Views 38 Comments

They want a cut in local Government charges for businesses.

Hogan on Dublin mayor plan: 'I might be 6' 5'' but I'm not going to lean in any direction'
# Dublin Mayor
# Dublin Mayor

Hogan on Dublin mayor plan: 'I might be 6' 5'' but I'm not going to lean in any direction'

Oct 18th 2013, 7:30 AM 6,637 Views 59 Comments

The Minister isn’t giving much away about whether or not he’d like a directly-elected mayor for the capital.

Hogan unveils 'the most radical reform of local government in 100 years'
# Local Government Reform
# Local Government Reform

Hogan unveils 'the most radical reform of local government in 100 years'

Oct 17th 2013, 12:50 PM 7,522 Views 52 Comments

“With this bill we intend to to build a better, stronger, more efficient, more responsive and more accountable system of local government,” Hogan said today.

Dublin’s 53 extra councillors will cost €1.5 million every year
# Dublin Councillors
# Dublin Councillors

Dublin’s 53 extra councillors will cost €1.5 million every year

Jul 22nd 2013, 6:30 AM 6,243 Views 43 Comments

The addition of more councillors in Dublin’s four local authorities will cost more but Phil Hogan insists there will be overall savings of over €3.6 million under his reforms.