Padraig Boland elected Chairman of Offaly County Board

Outgoing Vice Chairman Padraig Boland has been voted in as the new Chairman of the Offaly County Board

Outgoing Vice Chairman Padraig Boland has been voted in as the new Chairman of the Offaly County Board

He defeated Martin Boland by 67 votes to 49 at the Annual Convention held in Kilocrmac. He replaces Pat Teehan whose tenure had come to an end after five years.

Teehan will remain on the executive as he was voted in as Leinster Council Delegate along with Martin Boland.

Former Chairman Tommy Byrne is the new Secretary while Mary Dunne is the new Assistant Secretary.

Joe O’Brien remains as Central Council delegate, Joe Higgins is the new Vice Chairman, Jimmy Hogan is the Treasurer, Andy Gallagher is the Assistant Treasurer while the position of PRO remains vacant until the January Meeting after Niall Murphy stepped down.