Local Government Reformation and Modernisation

The process of Local Government Reformation and Modernisation under the People’s National Movement Government, signals an important pathway. The Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago views the Local Government system as a highly accountable and responsive organisation, grounded in the business, environmental, cultural, educational, and social communities. We are closest to our citizens’ and burgesses’ needs. Local Government is therefore, not just simply an agent of central government; it is in its own right an innovative leader of the economic growth of the country across all sectors of society. The reformation and modernization of the Local Government system has been on the political agenda for over twenty five (25) years, although real progress in meaningful change has been limited to date. It is now time for action. Read more...

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TT MOLG SWM Policy Final Document 1204233 with revisions 7