Cllr John Carroll
Nenagh Municipal District Council elected its new Cathaoirleach at its annual general meeting in Nenagh this Thursday, June 15.
Cllr John Carroll of Fianna Fáil has replaced outgoing Cathaoirleach Cllr Phyll Bugler of Fine Gael.
He was proposed by party colleague Cllr Mattie Ryan and seconded by Cllr Fiona Bonfield of Labour. He was elected unopposed.
Cllr Carroll joined the then North Tipperary County Council in 1999 and served as its Cathaoirleach on one occasion.
Cllr Seamus Morris was elected unopposed as leas-Chathaoirleach. He replaces Cllr Michael O'Meara, Independent Lowry Team.
The Nenagh Sinn Fein councillor was proposed by fellow town councillor Hughie McGrath, Independent, and seconded by Cllr Mattie Ryan.