Ms Barku was over the moon when she first heard repairs on her house had begun as she and her children were keen to move back in.
The department recently completed the 2015-16 Local Authority Snapshot Survey which reports on the performance of the 63 local authorities throughout the NT.
Public Housing tenants in Alice Springs and Tennant Creek are encouraged to enter.
$1.5 million in funding is now available for councils to improve community infrastructure and service delivery.
Twelve women from across the territory have been appointed to represent the inaugural Northern Territory Women’s Consultative Council (NTWCC).
The Homelands, Outstations and Town Camps Unit has contributed $77,523 towards a project costing $219,922.50 to benefit a Homeland in the East Arnhem region.
The Department of Local Government and Community Services (DLGCS), which is responsible for Women’s and Men’s Policy, and the whole of government domestic violence policy, has been awarded the White Ribbon Workplace Accreditation.
Thamarrurr Development Corporation (TDC) and Housing have successfully implemented an external painting program in Wadeye using resources sourced through existing contracts and the Community Development Project (CDP).
Residents of Katherine have celebrated the completion of a new public housing development.
The Department of Housing is looking to lease properties across the Territory under its Social Housing Head Leasing initiative.