# city-councils - Today’s News
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# city-councils - Friday 21 June, 2013
Figures published by Phil Hogan reveal the extent of the financial hit taken by councils as local enterprise goes under.
# city-councils - Friday 11 January, 2013
Right now councils only have an informal requirement to balance their books – something the Troika wants addressed.
# city-councils - Thursday 20 December, 2012
Phil Hogan has cleared the way for the PRTB, which governs tenancies in Ireland, to share data with local councils.
# city-councils - Tuesday 30 October, 2012
The Dáil’s committee on members interests says TDs failed to honour their obligations by leaving their former council jobs out of their annual Register of Members’ Interests.
# city-councils - Wednesday 17 October, 2012
Major reforms to the structure of local government in Ireland were announced yesterday, but what do you think about them?
# city-councils - Sunday 7 October, 2012
The creator of the service said it could be a crucial tool for councils this winter during severe weather conditions.
# city-councils - Wednesday 12 September, 2012
The public ethics watchdog believes TDs should declare council positions if they receive a severance pay-off – but of 22 TDs and Senators, only four did so.
# city-councils - Wednesday 25 July, 2012
Phil Hogan says his reforms will see local services managed locally – with the number of councils being pulled back.
# city-councils - Saturday 16 June, 2012
Bling your bike, boil an egg with a bike, follow the rickshaw – some intriguing events lined up to get bums on saddles.
# city-councils - Friday 11 May, 2012
The government says proposals by Fianna Fail’s John McGuinness would hamper the government’s own plan for reforms.
# city-councils - Monday 16 April, 2012
An Taisce’s comprehensive report suggests urban sprawl means more time in cars or transport – and less time physically active.
An Taisce has rated planning systems in 34 city and county councils. Nine of them got an ‘F’ grade.
# city-councils - Wednesday 28 September, 2011
The nominations of Dana Rosemary Scallon and David Norris mean that the ballot paper next month will be the most crowded ever.
# city-councils - Tuesday 13 September, 2011
Seán Gallagher has asked three councils to withdraw their support, so that they can nominate others – but Mary Davis won’t.
# city-councils - Wednesday 16 March, 2011
The four councils in the heavily postered city and county of Dublin say candidates were compliant, for the most part, with election poster removal.