Positions of Cathaoirleach and Leas- Cathaoirleach decided for Cavan- Belturbet

The positions of Cathaoirleach and Leas- Cathaoirleach have been decided for the Cavan- Belturbet area.The first meeting of the Cavan-Belturbet MD since the elections in May was held yesterday.

Fianna Fail’s John Paul Feeley was elected as Cathaoirleach following a nomination from party colleague Sean Smith, which was seconded by Patricia Walsh. Cavan’s only Independent Councillor Brendan Fay was elected as Leas-Cathaoirleach following his nomination by Sean Smith which was seconded by John Paul Feeley.

All of the positions were uncontested, and both Councillors will hold these posts for the first year of this five year term.