Row over accident rumbles on

first_imgFirst directly elected mayor vote could take place in 2021 Fine Gael’s Cllr Michael Sheahan elected as new Mayor of Limerick The Right Stuff for Mayor? Facebook Mayor Gerry O Dea and Helen O Donnell – Limerick City Business Association pictured at the Launch of Limerick e-Parking in City Hall, by Bernie [email protected] up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up THE ROW about Limerick City Mayor Jerry O’Dea’s silence over an incident in which his car was involved in a single-car accident continued in the council chamber this week.Having being refused permission to table a motion for last Monday’s metropolitan district meeting of Limerick City and County Council asking the Mayor to make a statement on the issue, Cllr Cian Prendeville (AAA) says he is taking the matter to the Garda Commissioner.“I will move at the next meeting that Limerick City and  County Council write to the Garda Commissioner asking her to publish the results of the recent inquiry into why there was no prosecution in relation to the high-profile car crash in Limerick on December 11 2014,” he told the Limerick Post.Earlier at the meeting, the AAA councillor was voted down when he tried to have a similar motion that he proposed at a previous meeting read into the minutes.Members voted to accept the accuracy of the record by 13 votes to two with six abstentions. Claim that directly elected mayor could turn Limerick into ‘another Venezuela’ WhatsApp Twitter Email RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Limerick votes in favour of directly elected mayor To be or not to be directly elected? Print Linkedin Previous article15 horses seized as owners given five days to claim ownershipNext articleJorg Widmann to perform with Irish Chamber Orchestra Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. NewsRow over accident rumbles onBy Bernie English – November 20, 2015 663 TAGSaaaCian PrendergastGarda commissionerGerry O’DeaMayor Advertisementlast_img read more

Happy birthday to a Hoboken idol

first_imgHOBOKEN — Hoboken celebrated the 102nd birthday of Frank Sinatra on Tuesday, Dec. 12To commemorate the special day, City Clerk James Farina, a big fan on the Hoboken-born crooner, hosted the annual City Hall birthday party for the singer.At the birthday celebration in the clerk’s office, Farina displayed his personal Sinatra memorabilia including magazine covers, Frank Sinatra books, and Sinatra’s key to the city from 1947.Mayor Dawn Zimmer cut the cake, made by Carlos Bakery. ×last_img read more