Chief Executive of Killlarney 250 steps down

Jerry O Grady is to step down as Chief Executive of Killarney 250 and the Chamber of Tourism and Commerce. In a statement Mr O Grady cites personal reasons for his decision to step down. He says he will continue to be involved in Killarney 250 projects as a committee volunteer and will be available to offer assistance to the new office holder. Mr O Grady will step down at the end of July. He says its now time for Killarney to actively acknowledge its heritage and history if it is to prosper as a community and as a visitor destination.