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Clare County Council

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Type
  
County council

Seats
  
28

Cathaoirleach
  
Bill Chambers, Ind

Last election
  
23 May 2014

Clare County Council

Political groups
  
Fianna Fáil (12)      Fine Gael (8)      Sinn Féin (1)      Independents (7)

Clare County Council (Irish: Comhairle Contae an Chláir) is the authority responsible for local government in County Clare, 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 28 elected members. Elections are held every five years and are by single transferable vote. The head of the council has the title of Cathaoirleach. The county administration is headed by a Chief Executive, Pat Dowling. The county town is Ennis.

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Councillors

For the purpose of elections the county is divided into four local electoral areas: Ennis (8), Killaloe (4), Shannon (6) and West Clare (8).

Councillors by electoral area

This list reflects the order in which councillors were elected on 23 May 2014.

References

Clare County Council Wikipedia


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