PRESS RELEASE BY THE PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARIAT FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND COMMUNITIES: 20 new motorcycles and 6 new vehicles for community officers

Parliamentary Secretary for Local Government and Communities Silvio Parnis inaugurated 20 new motorcycles and 6 new vehicles which will be used by community officers, in an investment of around Euros 250,000. Furthermore, officials who drive motorcycles were also given new protective clothing. 19 more vehicles which are eco-friendly will soon be introduced, as well.

Parliamentary Secretary Parnis said that during the past year and few months, drastic changes were made within the LESA Agency. The main aim of these changes is to lead to more order and serious enforcement. For this to come to fruition better equipment and conditions were necessary, which is is why community officers now have this new equipment, as well as better working conditions.

Source: Government of Malta