A Positive Voice Working for the Community in:

Knocknacarra
Salthill
Taylors Hill
Rahoon

Health and activity

I will continue to use the council to highlight the mental health needs of our community. Policy for an Age, Youth and Disability friendly city must be maintained through membership of the Healthy Cities initiative.

I stand by the Galway Hospice in its search for a new home.

Following my involvement in the previous Galway Alcohol Strategy, I fully support the new strategy which needs immediate implementation.

The outdoor exercise gyms I put in place in Toft Park, Cappagh Park and Kingston should be replicated across the city, and an outdoor bowls facility provided in Salthill.

The management of Knocknacarra Community centre to be operated by a community co-op to ensure the licensing of pitches be weighted in favour of local sports clubs. I am working with NUIG’s Insight Centre for an environmental survey of Cappagh Park.

I will continue to work on the development of an all-weather hockey pitch be delivered as per the City Development Plan. 

  • I support the Galway Hospice in its search for a new home.

  • I have and will continue to campaign and highlight Mental Health needs in our community.

  • The new Galway Alcohol Strategy needs to be fully supported in its roll out.


    Policy for an Age, Youth and Disability friendly city needs to be continued through membership of the Healthy Cities.

  • I will work to roll out outdoor exercise parks similar to what I put in place in Toft Park, in Cappagh Park and Kingston and an outdoor bowls facility in Salthill.

  • Ensure community Co-op manages Knocknacarra Community center.

  • I will deliver an all weather hockey pitch in Knocknacarra.