ELG Awards 2020 Winners


Chambers Ireland wish to congratulate each of the winners of the 2020 Excellence in Local Government Awards, the full list is as follows:


Supporting Active Communities Award
Fingal County Council – Shop Local Website


Best Practice in Citizen Engagement Award
Cork City Council – Social Distance Park Rangers Programme (Covid – 19 Response)


Health & Wellbeing Award
Mayo County Council – Making Positive Choices


Supporting Tourism Award
Tipperary County Council – Suir Blueway Tipperary


Promoting Economic Development Award
Cork City Council – ‘Re-imaging the City’ – Pedestrianizing Cork City Streets


Local Authority Innovation Award
Mayo County Council
– Weather Impact Register App – WIRE


Sustainable Environment Award
Wicklow County Council
– Relove Fashion Competition 


Best Library Service Award
Clare County Council
– Connections: Stories by Syrian Families in County Clare


Sustaining the Arts Award
Offaly County Council
– Music Generation Offaly/Westmeath 


Disability Services Provision Award
Wexford County Council
– Min Ryan Park Communications Board 


Festival of the Year Award
Mayo County Council
– Virtual Mayo Day 2020


Initiatives through the Municipal Districts Award
Longford County Council
– Embracing Remote Working Technology to Support Community and Voluntary Groups


Enhancing the Urban Environment Award
Limerick City & County Council
– Living Georgian City Programme 


Heritage & Built Environment Award
Donegal County Council
– Thatch Repair Grant Scheme


Commemorations & Centenaries Award
Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council
– Divine Illumination – Oratory of the Sacred Heart


Age Friendly Initiative Award
Limerick City & County Council
– Putting Your House in Order


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