Savage secures major Social & Affordable Housing Conference for Newry
Posted on 04/12/2018 by Cllr Michael Savage
SDLP Councillor Michael Savage proposed a unique cross-party motion at Monday night’s Council meeting, calling for a Social & Affordable Housing Conference to take place in Newry this coming February. The motion proposed by Cllr Savage is the first cross-party motion of its kind to be considered by Newry Mourne and Down District Council.
Lyons: Gillen recommendations are a challenge to us all
Posted on 04/12/2018 by Cllr Donal Lyons
SDLP Balmoral Councillor Donal Lyons has welcomed Belfast City Council lending its support for the key recommendations in the Gillen Review and has encouraged everyone in Belfast to take part in the public consultation. The motion proposed by Cllr Lyons called on Belfast City Council to support the key recommendations within the Gillen Review but expressed caution at the restorative justice approach.