A Caherciveen woman has been named Kerry’s Economic Development Officer.
The announcement was made by Chief Executive of Kerry County Council Moira Murrell as she presented the local authority’s budget for 2017.
The budget has a particular emphasis on the economic development of the county and part of this is the appointment of Bridget Fitzgerald.
The new Economic Development Officer worked with FEXCO over the past seven years and an accountant.
Moira Murrell also announced that as part of a national initiative Kerry is set to appoint a Broadband Officer.