Mixed views have been expressed regarding a possible imbalance in the make-up of the Municipal Districts in Clare.
*Joe Garrihy. Photograph: Martin Connolly Taking a seat on Clare County Council at the expense of Bill Slattery has taken a “huge gloss” off Joe Garrihy’s election success.
*Joe Killeen. Photograph: Martin Connolly Upon his election to Clare County Council, Joe Killeen shared his concern for North Clare’s future and the need for it to be seen as a viable option for families to choose to live in.
*Roisin Garvey. Photograph: Martin Connolly Twenty years ago Roisin Garvey made a promise to her then unborn son that some day she would run for election, that day came and resulted in her winning a seat on Clare County Council on Saturday.
Although he left himself with a single month to canvass for the local elections, Joe Killeen is confident it won’t affect his chances of success.
An audit of the housing allocation system utilised by Clare County Council is being sought by Noeleen Moran.