To mark the disbandment of Mountmellick Town Council, Chairman Paddy Bracken presented clocks and engraved medallions to current members.
He also presented medallions to past Councillors. These included Brian Lynch, Eamon Hughes, David Conroy, P J Payne, Oliver Conroy, John Moloney, Charles Flanagan, Carmel Hibbits, Helen Hanson, Margaret Bradford, Tony Kirwan, Ger Doody, Ger Dunne and Joe Melia.
Further presentations went to ex-Town Clerks Pat Fitzpatrick and Ashling Ryan, to former Managers Louis Brennan and Declan Byrne, to engineers Brenda Cuddy, Dermot Leonard and Ger O’Mahoney, to current Town Manager Ian McCormack and to County Manager Peter Carey.
To Mountmellick’s present and last ever Town Clerk Pamela Tynan went a bouquet and she was the subject of many words of praise for her great work and dedication to duty