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Taylors Hill

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Welcome to Niall McNelis Website

I engage in an extensive range of activities to insure that those living in Knocknacarra, Salthill, Taylor’s Hill and Rahoon have their voices heard and that their interests/concerns are communicated effectively to local and national government.

I actively contribute to key policy and stakeholder bodies in Galway and the region, by participating on numerous committees, steering groups & boards.

  • Member of the Labour Party
  • Labour Party Spokesperson on Tourism
  • Elected to Galway City Council in 2009 & 2013
  • Mayor of Galway City 2018/19
  • Deputy Mayor 2016/17
  • Peace Commissioner
  • Member of Economic and Cultural, Housing and Planning SPCs
  • Deputy Chairperson Galway City Joint Policing Committee – JPC
  • Member of the West Regional Health Forum
  • Member of North Western Regional Authority – NWRA
  • Member of European Union Committee of Regions – COR
  • Member of Galway Roscommon Educational Training Board – GRETB
  • Chairperson of Galway Technical Institute – GTI
  • Governing Body Member of Galway Mayo Institute of Technology – GMIT
  • Chairperson Galway City Tidy Towns
  • Board Member of Let’s Get Galway Talking.
  • Member of ONE Organisation of Ex-Service Personnel
  • Member of Galway Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Latin Quarter.
  • Proud Supporter of PIETA House, Galway Volunteer Centre, Knocknacarra Community Games, Galway Scouts.

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4 months ago

Thanks to this amazing team out again tonight

4 months ago

As some of you may be aware, I have been an advocate for mental health awareness for many years. As a Board Member of Let's Get Talking Galway, I met with their CEO Cyril Hyland to discuss funding ... See more

4 months ago

Great to show PJ King around Galway and highlight why the city has such great potential for start ups and as a landing pad for new IT businesses coming to Ireland.

Thanks to PorterShed for ... See more

4 months ago

Great to meet Irish Boxer Adam Hession yesterday at Athenry Clarin College Colour Run, also good to catch up with Ciaran Folan and fellow ETB board member Moggie Maher.

4 months ago

I am delighted to see Blackrock diving tower being painted today and over last few weeks the shelters along the prom too.

It is very important that we maintain all public owned facitities as best ... See more

4 months ago

Early start this morning as we have a special council meeting on Affordable Housing Scheme, discuss our draft climate change adaptation strategy and our annual City Council report.

Our ordinary May ... See more

4 months ago

It is beyond time for Galway City and County Councils to bring forward a strategy to tackle dog fouling on public walkways and green spaces. As part of the Labour Local Manifesto we have committed to ... See more

4 months ago

Great to see this new addittion to The Village Salthill, its on a trial basis and if it works will be possibly permanent for summer.

It will work if supported by community.
Best of luck to traders

4 months ago
Photos from Niall McNelis Mayor of Galway City's post

6am this morning and so many amazing people were still volunteering their time for Darkness Into Light Galway

4 months ago

A massive thank you to everyone who helped make Darkness Into Light Galway 2019 a massive success

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