ELG Awards Shortlist 2020

Supporting Sustainable Communities

  • Clare County Council – The Ennistymon Multi-Service Innovation Centre 
  • Cork County Council – Community Contract Initiative with Kinsale Tidy Towns
  • Donegal County Council – Donegal Men’s Shed Showcase 2019
  • Fingal County Council – Shop Local Website
  • Longford County Council – Putting a heart back into Edgeworthstown
  • Monaghan County Council – Clones Town Team

Best Practice in Community Engagement

  • Clare County Council – Ballyallia Lake Amenity Enhancement Plan
  • Cork City Council – Social Distancing Park Rangers Programme – (Covid – 19 Response)
  • Meath County Council – Women in Local Government
  • Monaghan County Council – Council & Community Collaboration in Scotshouse Village
  • Sligo County Council – Sligo East City, Cranmore and Environs Mentor Programme
  • Wexford County Council – Wexford County Council Map Centric Covid Call Centre

Health & Wellbeing

  • Cork County Council – Cork County Council Community Wellbeing Initiative
  • Limerick City & County Council – Boxing Clever
  • Mayo County Council – Making Positive Choices
  • Meath County Council – Sustainable & Healthy Eating Initiative
  • Monaghan County Council – An Understanding of Romantic Relationships in young people in Co.Monaghan

Supporting Tourism

  • Donegal County Council – Donegal Tourism Virtual Reality Wild Atlantic Way Experiences
  • Longford County Council – Royal Canal Greenway – Longford Section
  • Meath County Council – Kells Courthouse – Tourism and Cultural Hub
  • Monaghan County Council – Sliabh Beagh Masterplan
  • Tipperary County Council – Suir Blueway Tipperary
  • Wicklow County Council – Wicklow’s Historic Gaol – Gates of Hell

Promoting Economic Development

  • Cork City Council – ‘Re-imagining the City’ – Pedestrianizing Cork City Streets
  • Cork County Council – Cork County Business & Tourism Awards
  • Donegal County Council – Donegal Remote Working Strategy & Public Consultation
  • Limerick City and County Council – Limerick.ie
  • Wicklow County Council – Wicklow Naturally – Wicklow’s Food and Beverage Network

Local Authority Innovation

  • Cork County Council – Housing Infrastructure Services Company
  • Limerick City & County Council – Project 18 – Cora PPM
  • Mayo County Council – Weather Impact REgister App – WIRE
  • Meath County Council – MCC Connect
  • Tipperary County Council – HYDRA Command Development Suite at Clonmel Fire Training Centre
  • Wexford County Council – Online Self Service Planning Site Search Reporting
  • Wicklow County Council – Face Mask Loops

Sustainable Environment

  • Cork City Council – Cork City Council Goes Electric
  • Cork County Council – Harper’s Island Wetlands
  • Fingal County Council – Fingal ‘Play it Again’ Musical Instruments Project
  • Longford County Council – County Longford Regeneration Initiative
  • Mayo County Council – A Sustainable Agricultural Strategy for Mayo
  • Wicklow County Council – Relove Fashion Competition

Best Library Service

  • Clare County Council – Connections: Stories by Syrian Families in County Clare
  • Cork County Council – Full STEAM Ahead: Delivering Digital Opportunities to Rural Communities
  • Kildare County Council – Kildare Library Service’s STEAM programme
  • Meath County Council – Traveller Genealogy
  • Wicklow County Council – Wicklow County Council Library Service Literacy Supports – Home Schooling

Sustaining the Arts

  • Cork County Council – Cork Young Filmmakers
  • Fingal County Council – Estuary
  • Limerick City & County Council – Bingo Wings
  • Monaghan County Council – The Patrick Kavanagh Exhibition & Multipurpose Performance Venue
  • Offaly County Council – Music Generation Offaly/Westmeath

Age Friendly Initiative

  • Cork City Council – Cork City Age Friendly Initiative
  • Fingal County Council – Age Friendly Skerries/Fingal – Staying Connected Nursing Home Initiative
  • Kilkenny County Council – Thomastown Age Friendly Town Plan
  • Limerick City & County Council – Putting Your House in Order
  • Mayo County Council – Through the Ages
  • Meath County Council – Athboy walkability project and inclusive town developments

Festival of the Year

  • Clare County Council – Clare Food & Drink Fleadh
  • Cork City Council – SeaFest 2019 – Ireland’s National Maritime Festival
  • Cork County Council – Leap Scarecrow Festival
  • Limerick City & County Council – Virtual Riverfest Limerick 2020
  • Mayo County Council – Virtual Mayo Day 2020

Outstanding initiative through the Municipal Districts

  • Clare County Council – Ennis Town Centre Mobility Plan
  • Cork County Council – Cork County Council Project ACT – Activating County Towns
  • Limerick City & County Council – PLACE EE (Platforms for Ageing Community Engagement- Exchange and Enterprise)
  • Longford County Council – Embracing Remote Working Technology to Support Community and Voluntary Groups
  • Monaghan County Council – Recreational Developments at Rossmore Forest Park

Enhancing the Urban Environment

  • Cavan County Council – Cavan Town Hall Theatre
  • Fingal County Council – Fingal School Streets
  • Limerick City & County Council – Living Georgian City Programme
  • Longford County Council – Albert Reynolds Peace Park Accessibility and Urban Connectivity initiatives
  • Louth County Council – Clanbrassil Street & St Nicholas’ Quarter Rejuvenation Scheme
  • Tipperary County Council – Glenconnor Hill Housing Development

Heritage and Built Environment

  • Clare County Council – Restoration and Refurbishment of The Turret Lodge
  • Cork County Council – West Cork Graveyards Project
  • Donegal County Council – Thatch Repair Grant Scheme
  • Fingal County Council – The Casino Model Railway Museum
  • Wicklow County Council – Our Wicklow Heritage – A Living Archive of Wicklow Communities

Disability Services Provision

  • Cork County Council – Castlemartyr Footbridge Scheme
  • Kildare County Council – Lilywhite Summer Home Olympics
  • Limerick City & County Council – Autism Awareness Training for Firefighters & First Responders
  • Wexford County Council – Min Ryan Park Communication Boards

Commemorations and Centenaries

  • Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council– Divine Illumination – Oratory of the Sacred Heart
  • Kildare County Council – Commemoration of 1919 Kildare All-Ireland Senior Football Winning Team
  • Limerick City & County Council – Max Arthur Macauliffe Commemoration Ceremony
  • Longford County Council – Longford at War: Commemorating 1913 – 1923
  • Wicklow County Council – Wicklow Life: 1919-1923 War of Independence & Civil War years
 

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