Cathaoirleach of Council

Louth County Council Annual Meeting took place on Monday 21st June 2022 in the Council Chamber of County Hall, Dundalk.  Following election, Councillor Conor Keelan was appointed as the current Cathaoirleach of Louth County Council and First Citizen of Louth.  Councillor Keelan is a member of Fianna Fáil.  His term of office runs from June 2022 to June 2023.

Councillor Andrea McKevitt was appointed as Leas Cathaoirleach of Louth County Council.  Councillor McKevitt is a member of Fianna Fáil.

 

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The following were the previous office holders:

2021 - 2022Pio Smith
2020 - 2021 Dolores Minogue
2018 – 2020 Liam Reilly
2017 – 2018Colm Markey
2016 – 2017Paul Bell
2015 – 2016Peter Savage
2014 – 2015Oliver Tully
2013 – 2014Declan Breathnach
2012 – 2013Finnan McCoy
2011 – 2012Oliver Tully
2010 – 2011Peter Savage
2009 – 2010Jim D’Arcy
2008 – 2009  Declan Breathnach
2007 – 2008Jimmy Mulroy
2006 – 2007Jim Lennon
2005 – 2006Peter Savage
2004 – 2005Terry Brennan
2003 – 2004Nicholas McCabe
2002 – 2003Jacqui McConville
2001 – 2002Tommy Reilly
2000 – 2001Nicholas McCabe
1999 – 2000Peter Savage
1998 – 1999Miċéal O’Donnell
1997 – 1998Martin Bellew
1996 – 1997Thomas Reilly
1995 – 1996W Frank Godfrey
1994 – 1995Nicholas McCabe
1993 – 1994Jim Cousins
1992 – 1993Peter Savage
1991 – 1992John McConville
1990 – 1991Miċéal O’Donnell
1989 – 1990Nicholas McCabe
1988 – 1989Peter Savage
1986 – 1988John McConville
1985 – 1986Peter Savage
1983 – 1985Nicholas McCabe
1982 – 1983Patrick Buckley
1981 – 1982Nicholas McCabe
1980 – 1981Tommy Elmore
1979 – 1980Nicholas McCabe
1976 – 1979Peter J Moore
1975 – 1976Patrick J O’Hare
1974 – 1975Nicholas McCabe
1973 – 1974Patrick J O’Hare
1967 – 1973Patrick S Donegan
1960 – 1967Bernard Rafferty
1958 – 1960William Woods
1957 – 1958Laurence Walsh
1955 – 1957William Woods
1925 – 1955James T McGee
1920 – 1925James Murphy
1918 – 1920Patrick McGee
1913 – 1918William A Doran
1899 – 1913Peter Hughes