Fourteenth inaugural meeting of the Penville village Coucil
Shortly after the official opening of the refurbished Penville Centre, an Inaugural meeting of the Penville Village Council was held at the Penville Primary School.
Honorable Gloria Shillingford Minister for Social Services, Community Development and Gender affairs commended the residents of Penville for ensuring that their council is a functioning one and making it rank amongst the established village councils in Dominica.
Ms. Shillingford says occasions such as these give clear indication of the positive role and partnership that is being played and demonstrated by local authorities with the support of the Local Government and Community Development Division in the Ministry of Social Services, Community Development and Gender Affairs in the development of this country.
In addition, she says the Government is always willing to give support to the work of Local Authorities though the Ministry of Social Services, Community Development and Gender Affairs.
She believes collaboration and cooperation should exist amongst the Penville Villagers as they build their community for the future.