Bailieborough/Cootehill area gets new mayor

Fianna Fáil Councillor Clifford Kelly has been elected as Cathaoirleach of Bailieborough/Cootehill Municipal District.

Councillor Kelly was nominated by party colleague Sarah O’Reilly and seconded by Fine Gael Councillor Carmel Brady.

Clifford Kelly takes over the role from Sinn Féin’s Paddy McDonald.  Meanwhile, Fine Gael Councillor Val Smith will take over as Leas-Cathaoirleach for the coming year.