COUNCIL MUST TRY TO CREATE LOCAL JOBS WITH CONTRACTS – COUNCILLOR

first_imgDONEGAL County Council should ignore European legislation and include local job creation in its terms and conditions for contracts, a councillor has urged.The body voted today to write to the Government to urge a change in the law when it comes to including at least 10% of local goods and services for winning contracts.Cllr Marie Therese Gallagher said the Government had already included clauses for water meter legislation to include 25% local input into their installation. She has called for a social inclusion clause in all future council tenders. COUNCIL MUST TRY TO CREATE LOCAL JOBS WITH CONTRACTS – COUNCILLOR was last modified: April 15th, 2013 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more