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Gardiner: Sinn Féin and DUP Unite to Block Call for British Irish Intergovernmental Conference

SDLP Councillor Tina Gardiner said she was “disappointed but not surprised” when Sinn Féin failed to back the SDLP motion in Derry City and Strabane District Council that called on both the Irish and British Governments to immediately convene the British-Irish Intergovernmental Conference in the absence of a functioning executive and Assembly.
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McCusker: Homelessness remains a civil rights crisis of today

SDLP North Belfast Councillor Paul McCusker has said that 50 years after the Civil Rights Movement, housing and homelessness remain the civil rights issues of today.
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McKeever: Calls for action on potholes

SDLP Derry and Strabane District Area Councillor Jim Mc Keever praised the Department for Infrastructure (DFI) for getting local drivers out of a hole after he welcomed the work carried out by DFI staff in addressing the numerous potholes within the Tamnaherin Road area.
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Attwood: Proposal for 11% cut in the budget of Neighbourhood Renewal projects is unacceptable

Belfast Cllr Tim Attwood has said a proposal from Department for Communities to cut Neighbourhood Renewal by 11% is unacceptable. In 2008/09 the Neighbourhood Renewal Budget was £24/25 million today its around £18 million.
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McCusker tables motion calling for suicide prevention signage

SDLP North Belfast Councillor, and chair of charity PIPS, Paul McCusker has tabled a proposal at Belfast City Council’s People and Communities Committee to erect new signage at Cavehill with contact details for suicide prevention charities.
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