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DELAWARE LEAGUE OF
LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

DLLG January 2022 Election

Date Posted: Wednesday, October 6th, 2021

The Nominating Committee (Lew Killmer, Ken Branner, Marcia Scott) met electronically on August 23, 2021. As per DLLG Bylaws Article V, Section 8, a recommendation was made for Archie Campbell to be immediately appointed to the fill the vacant Vice-President position for the term, which will expire on 12/31/22. This recommendation was approved by the […]




ARPA Reporting Portal Open to NEUs

Date Posted: Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021

On December 14, 2021, the U.S. Treasury opened its ARPA Reporting Portal to NEUs.   Email notifications about this were sent to the people entered as contacts (“Authorized Representative” and “Secondary Contact”) during the certification process through the State of Delaware to receive ARPA funds last June.  The full text of the email can be found […]




Register Now for DLLG’s February 24, 2022 Dinner Meeting!

Date Posted: Monday, November 22nd, 2021

Members, League partners, and friends are cordially invited to attend the Delaware League of Local Governments’ monthly dinner meeting on Thursday, February 24, 2022 at the Maple Dale Country Club in Dover, beginning at 5:30 p.m. The dinner meeting features keynote speaker features David Edgell, AIPC, the Director of the Office of State Planning Coordination […]




Register for NLC’s Virtual City Summit!

Date Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2021

Attend the 2021 City Summit from anywhere and still get the latest tools, ground-breaking strategies, engaging workshops and exclusive opportunities to network with peers, thought leaders and local innovators. National League of Cities’ annual City Summit conference is an event for local officials–elected and staff–to learn about the issues affecting local governments and expand their […]




Tantillo Awarded Municode 2021 Municipal Clerks Institute Scholarship

Date Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2021

Antonina Tantillo, Deputy Town Manager/ Town Clerk with the Town of Townsend, is the recipient of the 2021 Municode Delaware Municipal Clerks Scholarship. She was awarded the scholarship at Delaware League of Local Government’s October 28, 2021 Dinner Meeting.  About the Scholarship Recipient The 2021 Municode Delaware Municipal Clerks Scholarship covers the $500 cost of […]




Nov. 9 – Institute for Local Government Leaders

Date Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2021

Registration is now open for the 2021 Delaware Institute for Local Government Leaders: Getting to Know the “New Normal.” Discuss health-related issues and their impacts on Delaware’s communities with guest speakers: Dr. Kate Smith, Program Manager, Clinical Liaison, Student Internship Coordinator, Delaware Academy of Medicine Tim Gibbs, Executive Director, Delaware Academy of Medicine Lt. Governor […]




Join Us for DLLG’s October 28 Dinner Meeting!

Date Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

Members and partners are invited to attend DLLG’s monthly dinner meeting at the Maple Dale Country Club in Dover! DLLG’s annual meeting on October 28, 2021 will feature Delaware Chief Deputy Auditor as the keynote speaker.  A “Local Government Spotlight” will feature City of Newark Mayor Jerry Clifton, who will present on the City’s Diversity […]




2021 Delaware Clerk of the Year Awarded to Smyrna’s Valerie Heritage

Date Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

Valerie L. Heritage, Town Clerk with the Town of Smyrna has been awarded the 2021 “Clerk of the Year” by the Delaware League of Local Governments (DLLG). Smyrna’s Town Manager Andrew Haines (who was also named the 2021 Delaware Town Manager of the Year) nominated Heritage for the award. Municipal clerks can be described as […]




Andrew Haines Named 2021 Town Manager of the Year!

Date Posted: Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

Delaware League of Local Governments (DLLG) has named Andrew Haines, Town Manager of Smyrna, Delaware as the 2021 Delaware city/town manager of the year. Haines was nominated for the award by Town of Smyrna Mayor Robert C. Johnson. Mayor Johnson stated that, “Andrew has proven himself to be a professional, courteous, positive, and forward-thinking member […]




Join Us for DLLG’s September Dinner Meeting!

Date Posted: Tuesday, August 24th, 2021

Members and partners are invited to attend DLLG’s monthly dinner meeting at the Maple Dale Country Club in Dover! Register via Eventbrite. No walk-in registrations will be accepted. DLLG’s annual meeting on September 23, 3021 will feature Delaware State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis as the keynote speaker. Former DLLG Executive Director Carl F. Luft will […]