Cllr Maurice Shortall

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Maurice Shortall, Cllr - Biography

Constituency:
Carlow / Kilkenny

Euro Electoral Region:
Ireland South

Electoral Status:
Maurice is currently a Councillor on Kilkenny County Council.

Home Address
42 Maryville
Castlecomer
Co Kilkenny

Tel
Home: 056 4441770
Mob : 087 7543906.

Email

Political Career:

  • Secretary Castlecomer Labour Party 1982 to Present.
  • First Elected to Kilkenny County Council June 2004.
  • Chairman of Kilkenny County Council 2005-06.
  • Re-Elected to Kilkenny County Council June 2009.
  • Appointed Chairman SPC 1 Forward Planning, June 2009.
  • Leas-Cathaoirleach Kilkenny County Council 2012
  • Re-Elected to Kilkenny County Council May 2014.
  • Appointed Chairman SPC 5 Environment, Water Services and Energy. July 2014.

Occupation:

  • Full time Public Representative

Memberships:

  • County Kilkenny Education Training Board.
  • Castlecomer Municipal District Committee,
  • SPC 5 ;
  • Gathering Steering 2013,
  • Dunmore Landfill ,
  • Comhairle Na nOg.
  • Joint Policing

Other Interests:

  • Membership of Voluntary/Community Groups include Castlecomer Development Association, Ballyragget Development Association,Castlecomer Tidy Towns,Castlecomer Community Alert ; BOM Castlecomer Community School, Scoil Aireagail, Ballyhale; Secretary Castlecomer CE Scheme, Deen Celtic AFC, Railyard GFC , Erins Own GAA Club and Vice-Chairman Colliery Christian Voluntary Housing Association.
  • Other Interests include: Hurling, Soccer, Basketball, Table Quizzes, Local History.
  • Local Correspondent for both Kilkenny People and Laoise Nationalist Newspaper for over 20 years
  • Independent Assessor Primary Schools Interview Board Diocese of Ossory

Family Background:

  • Married to Sharon with daughters Nicola & Emma, grandchildren Caoimhe,Oisin,Caoileann, and Aisling ; Son-in-Law David

Birth Details:

  • Aughamuckey, Castlecomer 29th September 1954

Education:

  • Intermediate & Leaving Certificate at Presentation Convent, Castlecomer
  • Community Development Module Waterford Institute of Technology


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Cllr Maurice Shortall

Home Address
42 Maryville
Castlecomer
Co Kilkenny
Tel
Home: 056 4441770
Mob : 087 7543906.
Email