The final list of election candidates for the upcoming Town and County Council elections has been released. 52 candidates are set to battle it out on polling day on June 5th next for 27 seats on Kerry County Council.
- In the seven-seater Tralee, electoral area 13 candidates have been declared.
- Killarney electoral area, which is also a seven seater, has 12 candidates running.
- In both Killorglin and Listowel, which are five seaters, there are nine candidates running in each area.
- In Dingle 9 candidates are competing for just three seats in the Dingle Electoral Area.
Also the list of candidates for the three Town Councils in Kerry has been finalised.
- 23 candidates are have declared for Tralee Town Council which is a 12 seater.
- 15 candidates will contest Killarney Town Council’s nine seats.
- 16 candidates are in the running for Listowel Town Council’s nine seats.