South Dublin County Council has been shortlisted in the sixteenth annual Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Awards for the following projects; Five Year PlaySpace Programme in Supporting Active Communities. The Round Tower, Visitor Centre, Clondalkin – Brú Chrónáin in Supporting Tourism. The South Dublin County Sustainable Business Programme in Promoting Economic Development. Clonburris Strategic Development Zone Planning Scheme in Enhancing the Urban Environment and finally Sensory Pig Sty in Tymon Park in Disability Services Provision. The Awards, sponsored by the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government, are held to recognise and celebrate the outstanding work being carried out by Local Authorities all over Ireland. Awards will be presented for Local Government Excellence in sixteen different categories and one local authority will be awarded the overall award and named Local Authority of the Year 2019. The awards will be presented on the 28th November in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Northwood Park.