By Dionne Meehan FORMER Donegal County Councillor Ian McGarvey said his life has “never changed” despite retiring from local politics earlier this year. The 93-year-old Ramelton man stepped away from his role as Ireland’s oldest councillor in January after dedicating 18 years to representing the Milford area. Advertisement Speaking to the Donegal News this week, […]
IT was a proud day for the McGarvey family as Councillor Pauric McGarvey was officially co-opted onto Donegal County Council to replace his uncle who was once Ireland’s oldest elected representative Cllr McGarvey took his seat during a special meeting in Lifford County House. He replaced Ian McGarvey who retired last month after 18 years. The co-option […]
COUNCILLORS have expressed concerns that contact with Irish Water could diminish when the utility body assumes full management of public water services in June. Mayor of Letterkenny Donal Kelly revealed how he had been asking for a face-to-face meeting with Irish Water chiefs for months but to no avail. He highlighted a string of problems that […]
Cllr Ian McGarvey’s nephew will be co-opted onto Donegal County Council as his replacement in February. It is understood Pauric McGarvey from Ramelton will be co-opted onto the council on February 13 at a special council meeting in Lifford. The date of co-option was agreed at the recent meeting of Donegal County Council on Monday. […]
The Standards in Public Office Commission contacted all candidates at the beginning of the campaign to provide them with a copy of the guidelines
MICHAEL Murphy has said that he is ‘privileged and honored’ to have been afford a Civic Reception by Donegal County Council this afternoon
IT is hoped construction works to widen the notorious ‘Bluebanks’ section of road between Kilmacrennan will commence in 2015.
DONEGAL Youth Councillors will meet with new Donegal County Council Mayor Ian McGarvey in the County House in Lifford today.
INDEPENDENT Councillor Ian McGarvey (82) from Ramelton has become the oldest Mayor of a local authority in the country.