John McDonagh is a new voice for Galway City Central. He is an active member of the community, has strong Galway roots, and has a vast knowledge of issues facing Galway people.
Main achievements spanning the past 20 years:
- Co-ordinated and managed social events for senior citizens.
- Chair of All Ireland Award Winning ‘Gathering’ Festival.
- Actively involved with resident associations and community employment schemes, boat building project.
- Pioneered one of the first neighbourhood watch community alert schemes in the city.
- Protection, retention, development of parks, green spaces, coastal amenities.
- Encourage economic growth and create an environment to help stimulate job creation.
- Ensure Galway receives its fair share of the €100m allocated for Social Housing.
- Work to alleviate Galway’s major traffic congestion through increased funding for transport infrastructure.
John is dedicated to representing and meeting the needs of the people of Galway