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CARRICK ELECTS IRELAND’S YOUNGEST MAYOR

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15 Jun 2012 Comments Off on CARRICK ELECTS IRELAND’S YOUNGEST MAYOR
CARRICK ELECTS IRELAND’S YOUNGEST MAYOR

By Cianna McNally Carrickmacross Town Council elected the youngest mayor in Ireland on Monday afternoon, 11th June when Green Party councillor Darcy Lonergan accepted the chain of office. Councillor Lonergan is also the first Green Party member to take on the mayoral role in Carrickmacross. The 22-year-old was unanimously elected after she was proposed by party colleague Kristina Jankaitiene and seconded by Sinn Féin’s Matt Carthy. Councillor Jankaitiene described Cllr Lonergan as being wise beyond her years and said that she held a degree in politics and was in the process of completing a ...