Conna Community Council

A voluntary, democratically elected organisation whose aim is to promote community development in the Conna area. Affiliated to Muintir na Tíre, a national community self-help movement. Primarily working through a variety of committees and subcommittees.

Elections take place every two years. The next election is due to take place September 2018. Extra people who are interested can be co-opted onto the Council through nomination by local clubs.

Elected Officers (2016-2018)
Chairperson:                         Mick Hurley
Vice Chair:                             Pat Lee
Secretary:                               Chris Dineen
Assistant Secretary:             Elaine Goss
Treasurer:                              Pa Barry
Assistant Treasurers:          Patrick Hickey & Frances Twomey
PRO:                                       Lorna Dunlop
Assistant PRO:                     Carol O’Leary


Bingo:                                      Frances Twomey
Childcare Facility:                Catherine Clancy
Community Care:                 Chris Dinneen
Drama:                                    John Leahy
Finance:                                  Pat Lee
History:                                   Tom Finn
Horticulture Show:               Carol O’Leary
Housing for the Elderly:      Michael Joyce

Lottery:                                     Gary Dunlop
Management:                          Catherine Clancy, John Kelleher & Paddy O’Leary
Newsletter:                               Tom Finn
Tidy Towns:                             Gary Dunlop
Sports Field:                             James Spillane
Web site:                                   Lorna Dunlop
Youth Club:                              James Spillane


Community Council Members 2016-2018
Billy Barry, Pa Barry, Catherine Clancy, Lorraine Dillon, Chris Dineen, Gary Dunlop, Lorna Dunlop, Laura Fickweiler, John Finn, Tom Finn, Elaine Goss, Noreen Hamilton, Pat Hickey, Patrick Hickey, Eugene Hurley, Mick Hurley, Michael Joyce, William Kearney, John Kelleher, Sinead Kelleher, John Leahy, Pat Lee, Mike Mangan, Marilyne Monpellier, Dympna Moroney, Kaye Moroney, Jody Morrisson, Marion Morrisson, Michael Mulcahy, Marie Noonan, Michael O’Brien, Aisling O’Keeffe, Audrey O’Keeffe, Gerard O’Mahony, Carol O’Leary, Paddy O’Leary, Sheila O’Leary, James Spillane, Noeleen Tanner, Frances Twomey, Margaret Walsh, Viola Zajac.


There are nine constituencies:

  1. Curraglass and Shanakill (6 seats)
  2. Carrigeen, Castleview, Glenatore, Belvedere and Kilcoran (3 seats)
  3. Modeligo, Clashagannive, Coolbawn and Currabeha (3 seats)
  4. Aghern, Ballybride and Ballymurphy (5 seats)
  5. Kilclare Lower, Bridepark and Carrigmore (4 seats)
  6. Kilclare Upper, Knocknagopple and Kilavorilla (5 seats)
  7. Curraheen and Monagown (3 seats)
  8. Conna (8 seats)
  9. Conna Hill and Castlebrook (4 seats)