About The DLLG

Date Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015

What is DLLG? Legislative Advocacy Education & Training Directory Publication: Our Yearbook Monthly Member Dinner Meetings Homeland Security Grant & Training Program Associate Members: Governmental & Commercial NLC Affiliate: Federal Advocacy – State Municipal Leagues and National Conferences DFIT: DeLea Founders Insurance Trust Total Budget $178,970; Operating Budget $126,970 League Dues make up 76% of operating budget […]


Date Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

The Delaware League of Local Governments has retained Lincoln Willis of The Willis Group, LLC as our new lobbyist.  Lincoln’s office is on The Green in Dover.  He is former State Representative 29th District, an attorney, registered lobbyist, and previously managed the Willis Automotive Group. Please join me in welcoming Lincoln to the organization.  We’ll […]

DFIT Membership minutes 5-13-14

Date Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

DFIT Membership Meeting Minutes 2014-05-13

Pilot Program for Solar Resiliency

Date Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

The Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility (DESEU) is happy to announce a new pilot program that will be available to a limited number of Delaware school districts and public or non-profit emergency response facilities.  Selected participants will work with the DESEU to develop and install a solar plus battery storage system at its site(s). The system […]

DLLG Congressional Visit

Date Posted: Friday, February 13th, 2015

The annual Congressional visit to Washington, D. C. will be on Wednesday, March 11,2015. The meeting will begin at 10 a. m. in the Capitol, Room SVC-208/09. Both Senators Carper and Coons will speak to our group as well as Drew Slater from Congressman Carney’s office. This meeting date is set annually at the same […]

Congratulations, Police Officers of the Year!

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

Newark Police Officers Cpl. Greg Micolucci, Cpl. Adam Mease and Cpl. William Smith were recipients of the 2014 Police Officer of the Year award from the Delaware League of Local Governments. The officers were nominated and received the award due to a special project the officers began in February of 2013, that garnered them national […]

Congratulations, Town Manager of the Year!

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

 Town of Elsmere’s John Giles was named “Town Manager of the Year” at the September Delaware League of Local Governments meeting. Mayor and Council of Elsmere nominated Giles for his tireless devotion to the Town of Elsmere since 1978. Giles began his career in Elsmere as a police officer, working his way up to Police […]

DFIT issued Certificate of Authority

Date Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Department of Labor Issues Certificate of Authority The DFIT Program has once again made history in Delaware! The DFIT has met the requirements of the Department of Labor, which has issued a Certificate of Authority allowing the DFIT operate as a self insured program under provisions of “The Laws of the State of Delaware, Title […]

EPA Newsletter

Date Posted: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

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Congratulations, Police Chief of the Year!

Date Posted: Monday, July 28th, 2014

The City of Harrington’s Police Chief, Norman Barlow, was named the 2014 Police Chief of the Year at the September Delaware League of Local Governments meeting. Barlow was nominated for many reasons by City of Harrington officials, but most notably, for helping to create the City’s first park — Freedom Park. Chief Barlow helped create […]