Deirdre O'Donovan

Seanad Elections

I have been one of the few Independent County Councillors fortunate enough to secure a nomination on the Industrial and Commercial Panel in the upcoming Seanad Elections. We are so fortunate as public representatives to have such a rewarding job, but in the current climate, it is also extremely challenging. And having met so many […]

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Deirdre O'Donovan, General Election

One more step

It is said that every journey begins with a single step. I’m not sure which of my wonderful supporters took the first step canvassing, knocked on the first door, posted the first leaflet or climbed the first ladder to hang a poster. But I do know that despite storms, ice, rain and winds, they knocked […]

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Deirdre O'Donovan, SDCC, South Dublin County Council

Public Lighting Update

Update on delay in fixing public lighting units: Dear Councillors, South Dublin County Council is currently experiencing difficulties repairing faults on our public lighting network. Initially this was due to the continued period of adverse weather experienced in January. Several destructive weather systems caused significant damage to our public lighting stock. Health and safety concern […]

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