Laois County Council.
Laois County Council offices close to the public as a mark of respect to the late Portlaoise councillor Jerry Lodge for part of Friday.
The council said all its offices close to the public from 2 pm onwards on Friday, April 6 as a mark of respect to the late Cllr Lodge.
A book of condolences is open at county hall in Portlaoise for the public representative who has served as a councillor since 1967.
The councillor's remains will repose on Friday afternoon and he will be laid to rest in his native Portlaoise on Saturday.