About The DLLG

Date Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Legislative Advocacy Local Government Day – Legislative Hall 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 National Conferences DFIT: DeLea Founders Insurance Trust Representation on Governor and Legislative appointed Advisory Councils and Commissions Total […]

DLLG Fall update

Date Posted: Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

DLLG Members & Associates: As fall approaches and we return from wherever the summer hiatus took us, it’s time to get ready for so many activities:  back to school, football, legislative briefings, professional association events, and our September annual awards dinner and ceremony. Speaking of recognition, congratulations to the newest Downtown Development District designees:  Delaware […]

DLLG Goals & Strategies

Date Posted: Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

DLLG Goals & Strategies DLLG Values: Trust in effective local government services. Belief in the self-determination of localities to pursue their own visions. Value every member and the diversity of all. Belief in collaboration and working together in ways that enhance all local governments. Focus on responsiveness to the needs of Delaware citizens. The League’s […]

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 […]