Impartial Councillor Kevin Bradley has been elected as the brand new Mayor of the Letterkenny-Milford Municipal District.
The businessman mentioned it was an honour to tackle the position of Letterkenny’s first citizen.
“It’s an honour to be right here in the present day as a proud Letterkenny man,” Cllr Bradley informed this night’s AGM.
Cllr Bradley was joined by a big staff of supportive members of the family and workers from Highland Bakery for the big day.
“It’s going to be a superb 12 months forward of us please God,” Cllr Bradley mentioned.
He mentioned he appeared ahead to engaged on attention-grabbing tasks, notably in housing and the development of social housing tasks within the district.
Cllr Bradley was elected to his first time period on Donegal County Council in Could 2019.
He’ll now function the chair of Municipal District conferences and signify the world at a nationwide and certainly worldwide degree.
“I’m trying ahead to working with all people and doing my finest for Letterkenny,” he mentioned.
He additionally took a second to recollect two much-loved individuals who he misplaced in recent times – his mom Josephine and a pricey buddy, the late Manus Kelly.
Cllr Bradley mentioned he would have a tough act to comply with as he takes over the position of Cathaoirleach from Fianna Fáil Cllr Donal ‘Mandy’ Kelly.
In his outgoing speech, Cllr Kelly mentioned he was delighted that many of the targets he needed to attain as Mayor have been achieved and progressed previously 12 months.
Cllr Kelly mentioned: “To say I loved the 12 months is an understatement, it was an incredible expertise and an incredible honour to hold the chain for the 12 months.
“I need to thank the individuals of Letterkenny-Milford Municipal District for his or her assist.
“I hope I made my staff, household and my colleagues proud.”
Impartial Cllr Pauric McGarvey was elected as Deputy Mayor for 2023-2024.
Cllr McGarvey was co-opted to Donegal County Council in February following the retirement of his uncle, Ian.
Cllr McGarvey mentioned: “I’m delighted to take up the position within the seat of my uncle Ian, I’ll be delighted to assist you (Kevin) for the 12 months forward.”
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