Re: Re: cork docklands
Digressing from property slightly to prove my point
PJ Sheehans son wants to be appointed as a councillor
Michael McGraths brother Seamus apparently wants to be one and
one of Christy O Sullivans relatives is tipped
never heard of any of them, i think its an appaling rule that they can just get parachuted in
I can understand the reason for it. The response to a bye-election for a local authority seat is likely to be a very low turnout.
However, I think the system should be like the European elections in that your replacement should be nominated at the time you run. At least that way they have some kind of mandate.