Sinn Féin to nominate Cllr Mícheál Mac Donncha for Ardmhéara of Dublin
Sinn Féin is to nominate Cllr Mícheál Mac Donncha for the position of Ardmhéara (Lord Mayor) of Dublin at the City Council Annual Meeting next Monday 26 June.
Confirming the nomination the leader of the Sinn Féin group on the City Council, Cllr. Séamus McGrattan said:
"Under the City Alliance agreement between Sinn Féin, the Independents group, the Labour Party and the Green Party, Sinn Féin holds the Ardmhéara position in 2017/2018 while the Labour Party holds the Deputy Lord Mayorship.
"We will be nominating Cllr. Micheál Mac Donncha for Ardmhéara. Micheál has been a member of Dublin City Council since 2011 and before that he served for 17 years as Dáil Assistant to Sinn Féin TD Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin. We look forward to Mícheál continuing the great work of the first Sinn Féin Ardmhéara, Críona Ní Dhálaigh in 2015/2016."