Meath County Council
Meath County Council (Irish: Comhairle Chontae na Mí) is the authority responsible for local government in County Meath, Ireland. As a county council, it is governed by the Local Government Act 2001. The council is responsible for housing and community, roads and transportation, urban planning and development, amenity and culture, and environment. The council has 40 elected members. Elections are held every five years and are by single transferable vote. The head of the council has the title of Cathaoirleach (Chairperson). The county administration is headed by a Chief Executive, Jackie Maguire. The county town is Navan.
Meath County Council
Comhairle Chontae na Mí
Tom Kelly, Ind
|24 May 2019|
|County Hall, Navan|
Meath County Council commissioned a purpose-built headquarters at Railway Street in Navan in the early 20th century. It then moved to more modern facilities at the new County Hall on the Dublin Road in Navan in 2017.
2019 seats summaryEdit
Councillors by electoral areaEdit
This list reflects the order in which councillors were elected on 24 May 2019.
|Council members from 2019 election|
|Local electoral area||Name||Party|
|Alan Tobin||Fine Gael|
|Suzanna Jamal||Fine Gael|
|Conor Tormey||Fianna Fáil|
|Darren O’Rourke||Sinn Féin|
|Kells||Sean Drew||Fianna Fáil|
|Sarah Reilly||Fine Gael|
|Johnny Guirke||Sinn Féin|
|Eugene Cassidy||Fine Gael|
|Paul McCabe||Fianna Fáil|
|Mike Bray||Fianna Fáil|
|Sharon Tolan||Fine Gael|
|Paddy Meade||Fine Gael|
|Annie Hoey||Labour Party|
|Wayne Harding||Fianna Fáil|
|Stephen McKee||Fianna Fáil|
|Tom Behan||Fianna Fáil|
|Navan||Tommy Reilly||Fianna Fáil|
|Eddie Fennessy||Sinn Féin|
|Pádraig Fitzsimons||Fianna Fáil|
|Yemi Adenuga||Fine Gael|
|Ratoath||Damien O’Reilly||Fianna Fáil|
|Maria Murphy||Fine Gael|
|Gerry O'Connor||Fine Gael|
|Deirdre Geraghty-Smith||Fianna Fáil|
|Trim||Noel French||Fine Gael|
|Joe Fox||Fine Gael|
|Aisling Dempsey||Fianna Fáil|
|Niamh Souihan||Fine Gael|
|Ronan Moore||Social Democrats|
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