4th Count City Central: Lohan loses seat

Sitting Sinn Féin councillor Mark Lohan has lost his seat on Galway City Council. The SIPTU Organiser was co-opted to the Council in 2016 following the resignation of Anna Marley, who was elected to the...

3rd Count City Central: Geraghty eliminated

Galway City Central: Electorate: 16,241 Total Poll: 8,146 Spoiled Votes: 144 Total Valid poll: 8,002 Quota: 1,144 First Count: Byrne, Imelda FF 490 Connolly, Collette Ind 493 Corcoráin, Cormac Ó Aontú 429 Crowe, Ollie FF 1,008 Cubbard, Mike Ind 1,292 ELECTED Fahy, Frank FG 694 Feeney, Patrick...

Galway City: Counting to resume at 10am

Counting of votes in the local elections for Galway City Council resumes this Sunday morning at 10am. Just two city councillors out of a total of 18 have been elected so far – Declan McDonnell...

1st Count City Central: Cubbard elected

ndependent councillor Mike Cubbard has been re-elected to Galway City Council, topping the poll for the second time in a row in the City Central electoral area.  Cllr Cubbard gathered 1,292 first preference votes, exceeding...

TALLIES: New party Aontú fail to make an impact

New party on the block, Aontú, don’t appear to be making waves, if tallies for Galway City Council’s East and Central electoral areas are anything to go by. The party’s East Ward candidate Nuala Nolan,...

TALLIES: Two councillors in danger of losing seats in City Central

Two sitting city councillors are in serious danger of losing their seats, with 90 per cent of City Central boxes tallied. Cllr Colette Connolly (Ind) is polling at just 5.85%, but two boxes from the...


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