19 June 2023

~1 minutes read

Increasing Galway County Council funding top of agenda for new Chairperson Liam Carroll

Share story:
Increasing Galway County Council funding top of agenda for new Chairperson Liam Carroll

Galway Bay FM Newsroom – Councillor Liam Carroll says his main goal as Galway County Council Chairperson is to increase its funding.

Councillor Carroll was voted as Cathaoirleach for the county for the upcoming year, with a vote of 20 for and 17 against.

The Fine Gael councillor will serve as chair for the final term of the current Council before next year’s local elections.

Independent Councillor Evelyn Parsons was unanimously elected as Leas-Chathaoirleach for the year ahead.

Councillor Carroll explains why he is prioritising the council’s finances:

Share story:

Department of Public Health, HSE West and North West, appeal to the public amid a rise in COVID-19 infections

The Department of Public Health, HSE West and North West has released a statement encouraging the public to be aware of an increase of COVID-19 infections...

Newly elected Mayor Of Galway City to prioritise delivery of Masterplan for the city

Newly elected Mayor of Galway City Councillor Peter Keane has told Galway Bay FM News that one of his priorities will be the delivery of the Masterplan fo...

Councillor Peter Keane elected new Mayor of Galway

Councillor Peter Keane has been elected the new Mayor of Galway, succeeding outgoing Mayor, Councillor Eddie Hoare. Fianna Fail Councillor Keane took the ...

Man arrested after 7kg of cannabis seized in Galway

A man’s been arrested after more than 7 kilos of cannabis was seized in Galway. The haul – seized at an unspecified location by Garda and Reve...