Cllr Fitzgerald is expected to be ratified as election candidate

FG is expected to ratify Cllr Seamus Cosai Fitzgerald as a candidate for the Udaras election in April at convention later tonight. Cllr Fitzgerald has been a member of the udaras since 1999. He’s also serving his second term as a member of Kerry county council after being re elected last year. He will not be opposed for the nomination.The Kerry Gaeltacht has two seats on the board they are held by Cllr Brendain Mac Gearrailt and Cllr Fitzgerald. So far no other candidate has emerged to challenge the two sitting members for a seat. The SF candidate Michael O Conochuir announced this week he is withdrawing from the race for personal reasons.