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Local Fine Gael Senator welcomes launch of Seanad 100 programme
Local Fine Gael Senator, Aisling Dolan, has welcomed the recent launch of the Seanad 100 programme.
John McDonagh to run for Labour in Galway City Central
John McDonagh will join Mayor Niall McNelis on the Labour Party's Local Election ticket for Galway city, with Mr McDonagh running in the highly competitive Galway City Central ward.
Galway-native senator urges graduate diaspora to register for Seanad elections
Galway-native but US-based senator Billy Lawless has this week urged graduate members of the Irish diaspora to avail of their rights to vote in any future Seanad elections.
Cannon calls for McDonagh to be made Freeman of County Galway
Minister for the Diaspora and International Development Ciaran Cannon has called for playwright and Oscar-winner Martin McDonagh to be made a Freeman of County Galway.
Support and scepticism from county councillors for Galway 2020 bid
Galway county councillors have backed the city’s bid for the European Capital of Culture at a meeting on Monday following an update on the project from the bid team.
‘The Galway Resolution’ - An attempted coup by some county councillors
On December 3 1920, at the height of the War of Independence, quite an extraordinary event happened in Galway County Council. It passed a resolution, known as ‘The Galway Resolution’, repudiating the authority of the newly established Dáil; it rescinded the resolution for the collection of rates, (which were collected locally, and passed on to Dáil Éireann, and not to the British authorities), and incredibly, Galway County Council now offered its offices to negotiate peace, directly with the British prime minister, David Lloyd George.
Oranmore councillors slam roads funding as ‘minuscule’ and ‘totally unacceptable’
The allocation of roads funding for Oranmore has been slammed as “minuscule” and “totally unacceptable” by the electoral area’s county council representatives who insist the system of distribution is unfair and should be based on traffic levels instead of length of road.
Frank Kearney to seek FG nomination as candidate
Long serving Fine Gael activist Frank Kearney is to seek nomination to stand as a Fine Gael candidate in the 2014 Local Elections in the Oranmore-Athenry Electoral area.
Walsh pays tribute to Fine Gael councillor Jarlath McDonagh
Galway West TD Brian Walsh has paid tribute to Fine Gael Cllr Jarlath McDonagh following his announcement that he will retire from politics at next year’s local elections.
Draft of new Oranmore Local Area Plan to go on display
The new Oranmore Draft Area Plan is going on display later this month in the Oranmore Library, the Lackagh Area Office and County Buildings, Prospect Hill.