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Community Representatives elected

Feb 17, 2022

Two community representatives were elected to the Drogheda Implementation Board at an online meeting held on Tuesday 15th February 2022. The meeting was also attended by Minister of Justice Helen McEntee TD, members of the Department of Justice team and Board representatives. The Minister reiterated her Department’s support for the delivery of the Plan and the importance of prioritising initiatives that respond to issues identified in the Scoping Report into Community Safety and Wellbeing in Drogheda. 

There was strong community sector engagement at the meeting with 14 community groups represented. Five nominees had been put forward and the election was held live at the event with Valerie Artherton and Louise Mahony the successful candidates.

Drogheda Implementation Board welcome the allocation of funding to progress Moneymore Townland Community Hub

Drogheda Implementation Board welcome the allocation of funding to progress Moneymore Townland Community Hub

Drogheda Implementation Board was set up in late 2021 after the publication of the Geiran Report on Community Safety and Wellbeing in Drogheda. The report included over 70 recommendations to improve community safety and wellbeing which were listed as actions in the...