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Corruption in Our Councils
The following is the text of a talk given by Cllr Diarmaid Ó Cadhla on 19th February 2019 at a ...
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Morrison’s Island Objection
The SecretaryAn Bord Pleanála64 Marlborough StreetDublin 1D01 V90212th February 2019 Reference: 303247 Morrison’s Island, Cork city I wish to OBJECT ...
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Housing Protest outside City Hall, Cork
Housing Protest outside City Hall, Cork Thursday 31st January, 10am. Statement released today by Cork's Housing Actions Group The protest ...
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Local Elections – Cork City
Statement: In a statement today Cllr Diarmaid Ó Cadhla confirmed that he will be standing as an independent candidate in ...
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The Political Party Elite have Disgraced Cork County Council
This morning Council refused to nominate a candidate for the Presidential Election, yet there was only one proposed, Ms Gemma ...
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Councils, TDs & Senators fail the Citizens
Oireachtas Members Disgrace Themselves! The statement released tonight by independent members of the Oireachtas reveals the sorry state of our ...
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Presidential Election Must be Full Field
Citizens are looking for new politics, recent elections have proven this, and more change should be expected.  The next landmark ...
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Jobs for Disabled People?
The following is the text of a letter addressed to both the City and County Sheriff in Cork asking that ...
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The Politics of Private Member Clubs?
The foundation of any democratic system is that it should affirm and defend the rights of the people. Our own history has ...
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Sráid an Drinán le Dúnadh!
(English at end of report. These are  the flowers of hope) Tá an tAonad do Dhaoine gan Dídean, i Sráid ...
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Council Updates

Cork County Council & Cobh Municipal Council Meeting Updates

Tenants of Public Housing are Entitled to Privacy
In Ireland, tenants of Public Housing are treated as 2nd class citizens. The view is ...
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HPV Vaccine – Informed Consent Must be Facilitated
Informed consent? Last week Cork County Council refused to even discuss whether we should write ...
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Water Fluoridation Must Stop
There is continuing speculation that fluoride in public water is linked to cancer, osteoporosis and ...
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Council Budgets – but Don’t Express an Opinion!
I had the experience of being ejected from the Annual Budget meeting of Cork County ...
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Are some Questions too Sensitive to Ask?
We need an Independent Inspections Agency! Local Councils are responsible in law for the monitoring ...
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Housing Rights for the Disabled
Does your Household include someone with Disability? Since Government ratified the UN Convention on the ...
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Electoral Process for President of Ireland is Undemocratic
Cork County Council will facilitate the Nomination of an Independent Candidate in the Presidential Election ...
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Culture Night Cork County 2018
INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE Culture Night is the annual all of Ireland celebration of culture, creativity ...
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On the Rights of People with Disabilities
STATEMENT - Diarmaid Ó CADHLA Regarding Notice of Motion on Council's agenda 28th May 2018 ...
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Council needs a Members Oversight Group
Homeless Services are Sub-Standard The following comments are issues by Cllr Diarmaid Ó Cadhla in ...
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