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Notification Of Annual Meeting

The Annual meeting of Westmeath County Council will convene on Friday 7th June, 2019 at 2.30pm in Áras an Chontae, Mullingar at which the first business of the newly elected Council will be the election of its Cathaoirleach. This meeting is the first meeting of the newly elected Council following the local elections held on 24th May, 2019. Local authorities by virtue of their democratic mandate make appointments to the following bodies –

1. Strategic Policy Committees
    To appoint 4 Members to be Chairpersons designate of the 4 no. Strategic Policy
    Committees to be formed in accordance with the S.P.C. Scheme.

2. Westmeath Local Community Development Committee
    To nominate 3 Members to the Westmeath LCDC.

3. Finance Committee
    To resolve that the Council as a whole shall form itself into a Finance Committee.

4. County Westmeath Joint Policing Committee
    To appoint 13 Members to County Westmeath Joint Policing Committee.

5. Local Traveller Consultative Committee
    To appoint 2 Members to the Traveller Consultative Committee.

6. Westmeath Heritage Forum
    To appoint a Chairman to the Westmeath Heritage Forum.

7. Westmeath County Council Road Safety Working Together Committee
    To appoint 2 Members to Westmeath County Council Road Safety Committee

8. Midlands Region Joint Homelessness Consultative Forum
    To nominate one Member to the Midlands Region Joint Homelessness Consultative Forum.

9. Association of Irish Local Government
    To appoint 3 Members to the Association of Irish Local Government.

10. The Local Authority Members Association
    To appoint 1 Member to the Local Authority Members Association.

11. Irish Public Bodies Mutual Insurance Limited
    To appoint a representative to attend the Annual Meeting of the Irish Public Bodies
    Mutual Insurance Limited.

12. Eastern and Midland Regional Assembly
    To appoint 2 Members to the Eastern and Midland Regional Assembly.

13. Longford and Westmeath Education and Training Board
    To appoint 8 Members to Longford and Westmeath Education and Training Board

14. Dublin – Mid Leinster Regional Health Forum
    To appoint 3 Members to Dublin-Mid Leinster Regional Health Forum.

15. Mullingar Arts Centre CLG
    To appoint 4 Directors to Mullingar Arts Centre CLG

16. Belvedere House and Gardens Committee
    To appoint 3 Members to the Belvedere House and Gardens Committee.

17. Athlone Arts and Tourism Ltd
    To appoint 2 Directors to Athlone Arts and Tourism Ltd.

18. Athlone Regional Sports Centre Ltd
    To appoint 2 Directors to Athlone Regional Sports Centre Ltd

19. Dean Crowe Theatre Trust:
    To nominate 1 Member to the Dean Crowe Theatre Trust (Athlone).

20. Local Rural Water Monitoring Committee
    To appoint 3 Members to the Local Rural Water Monitoring Committee.

21. Midland Regional Drugs and Alcohol Taskforce
    To appoint 1 Member to Midland Regional Drugs and Alcohol Taskforce.

22. Longford Westmeath Community Transport CLG
    To nominate one Member to the Board of Longford Westmeath Community Transport CLG.

At this annual meeting the Council will consider the making of appointments to these bodies. It should be noted however that, appointments to some, under the relevant statutory or other provisions applicable or at the Council’s discretion, may fall to be considered and made at a later date to the Annual meeting.

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Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 31/05/2019