New Leitrim Cathaoirleach hopes to facilitate co-operation to help resolve key county issues

The new Cathaoirleach of Leitrim County Council Enda McGloin says he sees his role as trying to facilitate co-operation between various groups to resolve issues like once-off housing and afforestation.

The Fine Gael Councillor who has worked full time with the party for the past number of years has just be re-elected onto Leitrim council having lost his seat in 2014.

Enda Mc Gloin was elected as Cathaoirleach of the council at its Annual General Meeting earlier today as part of a power-sharing agreement with Fianna Fail.

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He says that having spent the past several weeks on the doorsteps, all of the councillors members are very aware that once-off housing and forestry are two of the main issues of concern people who live the county.

The new Cathaoirleach says he sees his role as trying to make sure that various agencies and groups can work together on these issues to make real progress…