Section 6: Appendices / Aguisíní

Appendix I: Membership of Kerry County Development Board 2000/2002
Appendix II: Membership of the Work Groups of Kerry County Development Board
Appendix III: Membership of the Kerry County Community and Voluntary Forum.
Appendix IV: List of written submissions arising from the Public Consultation Process.
Appendix V: Local Government Act, 2001, Part 13 Section 129.


Appendix I: Membership of Kerry County Development Board 2000 - 2002 (April)

Aguisín I: Ballraíocht Bhord Forbartha Chontae Chiarraí 2000 - 2002


Local Government

Mr. Brian O'Leary, MCC (Chairman) (2001/2003)
Mr. Ned O'Sullivan, MCC, Kerry County Council
Mr. Michael Connor-Scarteen, MCC, Kerry County Council
Mr. Paul O'Donoghue, MCC, Kerry County Council
Mr. Terry O'Brien, UDC Tralee

Mr. Martin Nolan, County Manager
Mr. Michael Healy-Rae, MCC
Ms. Maeve Spring, MCC (Mr. Brendan Cronin, MCC)
Mr. Denis Stack, UDC Listowel
Mr. Michael Courtney, UDC Killarney

Cllr. Ted Fitzgerald Chaired the Board from February 2000 to June 2000 and Cllr. Tom Fleming Chaired the Board from June 2000 to June 2001.
Cllr. Brendan Cronin replaced Cllr. Maeve Spring from September - December 2001.


Local Development

Mr. Martin Collins, CEO, County Enterprise Board
Mr. John P. O'Connor, County Enterprise Board
Mr. Paddy O'Callaghan, South Kerry Development Partnership
Mr. Tom O'Donnell, Tuatha Chiarraí
Mr. Seamus O'Hara, Partnership Trá Lí
Ms. Marian Keane, Sliabh Luachra ADM lí
Mr. Antaine Ó Sé, MFG Teo
Mr. John Moynihan, IRD Duhallow
Mr. Robert Carey, North Kerry Together

Mr. Tommy O'Connor represented Partnership Tra from February 2002 to March 2002.


State Sector

Ms. Ann Doherty, Southern Health Board
Mr. Terry McCarthy, FÁS
Ms. Mary Buckley, IDA Ireland
Mr. Liam Kelly, Enterprise Ireland
Mr. John Herlihy, DSCFA
Mr. Seamus Fitzgerald, MCC, Údarás na Gaeltachta
Mr. Declan Murphy, South West Regional Tourism Authority
Chief Superintendent Fred Garvey, Garda Síochána
Mr. Bill O'Brien, Teagasc
Dr. Barney O'Reilly, Kerry Education Service
Mr. Ogie Moran, Shannon Development
Mr. Risteard MacGearailt, Údarás na Gaeltachta

Mr. Dónall MacGiolla Bhríde and Mr. Padraig Ó Scannláin also represented Údarás na Gaeltachta at various times during this term)


Social Partners

Ms. Kathleen O'Regan Sheppard Employers/Business
Mr. Andrew McCarthy Trade Union
Mr. Don MacNamara Agriculture/Farming
Ms. Helen Fitzgerald Community & Voluntary Sector
Mr. Joe Walsh Community & Voluntary Sector
(Mr. Tom Griffin represented the farming sector for a period during the year 2000)


Appendix II:  Membership of the Work Groups of Kerry County Development Board

Aguisín II: Ballraíocht Ghrúpaí Oibre Bhord Forbartha Chontae
Chiarraí


Work Group 1: Chair: Mr. Brian O'Leary, MCC, Kerry County Council
   
Issues Membership
  • Agriculture
  • Mr. Martin Nolan, County Manager, Kerry County Council
  • Fisheries
  • Mr. John O'Connor, County Enterprise Board
  • Food Production
  • Mr. John Moynihan IRD Dunhallow
    Mr. Bill O'Brien, Teagasc
    Mr. Seamus Fitzgerald, MCC, Údarás na Gaeltachta
    Mr. Tom Griffin, Farming Sector
    Mr. Don McNamara, IFA/A Taste of Kerry
    Mr. John O'Leary, ICMSA
    Mr. James Brosnan, ICOS
    Mrs. Margaret Casey, Ban Chara, Community & Voluntary Sector
    Mr. Denis C. Teahan, Fisheries Sector


    Work Group 2: Chair: Mr. Paddy O'Callaghan, Chairman, South Kerry Development Partnership
       
    Issues Membership
  • Disability Issues
  • Ms. Maeve Spring, MCC
  • Elderly
  • Mr. Terry O'Brien, UDC
  • Equality
  • Antaine Ó Sé Uasal, Meitheal Forbartha na Gaeltachta

  • Health Issues
  • Mr. John Herlihy, Dept. of Social, Community & Family Affairs
  • Travellers
  • Ms. Ann Doherty, Southern Health Board
  • Family Issues
  • Chief Superintendent Fred Garvey, Garda Síochána
  • Youth Issues
  • Mr. Joe Walsh, Community & Voluntary Sector
  • Sports/Recreation
  • Mr. Tony O'Keeffe, Kerry County Board, Community & Voluntary Sector
  • Rural Isolation
  • Ms. Michelle Gilligan, South Kerry Development Partnership Ltd.
    Mr. Donal Dowd, Cappanalea Centre/Kerry Education Service
    Mr. George Dineen, CPI, Disability Sector /Community & Voluntary Forum
    Mr. Jim O'Shea, Kerry Co. Board, Athletic Association of Ireland, Community & Voluntary Sector.


    Work Group 3: Chair: Dr. Barney O'Reilly, CEO, Kerry Education Service
       
    Issues Membership
  • Information Technology /Telecommunications
  • Mr. Ned O'Sullivan, MCC, Kerry County Council
    Mr. Robert Carey, North Kerry Together ADM
  • Research and Development
  • Mr. Tomás Hayes, County Enterprise Board
    Ms. Mary Buckley, IDA Ireland
  • Energy
  • Ms. Marian Keane, Sliabh Luachra ADM

  • Education/Training
  • Mr. Terry McCarthy, FÁS
  • Culture, Heritage and Irish Language
  • Ms. Helen Fitzgerald, Community & Voluntary Sector
    Ms. Mary Fenton, Institute of Technology, Tralee
    Ms. Kate Kennelly, Arts Officer, Kerry County Council
    Mr. Larry Long, Lyreacrompane Community Development Company and Sliabh Luachra Development, Community & Voluntary Sector
    Mr. Seamus MacGearailt Uasal, Roinn na Gaeltachta


    Work Group 4: Chair: Ms. Kathleen O'Regan Sheppard, Employer/Business Sector
       
    Issues Membership
  • Enterprise
  • Mr. Michael Connor-Scarteen, MCC, Kerry County Council
    Mr. Denis Stack, Listowel UDC
  • Infrastructure/ Transport
  • Mr. Michael Healy-Rae, MCC, Kerry County Council
    Mr. Tom O'Donnell, Tuatha Chiarraí
  • Spatial Strategy
  • Mr. Denis Cournane, County Enterprise Board
  • Tourism
  • Mr. Liam Kelly, Enterprise Ireland
    Dónall MacGiolla Bhríde Uasal, Údarás na Gaeltachta
    Mr. Ogie Moran, Shannon Development
    Mr. Declan Murphy, Cork/Kerry Tourism
    Mr. Andrew McCarthy, Trade Union Sector
    Ms. Caroline Toal, Partnership Trá Lí
    Mr. Robert Casey, Tralee Chamber of Commerce, Business Sector
    Mr. Bernie Goggin, An Taisce
    Mr. Tadhg O'Donoghue, Kilgarvan Community Council,
    Community & Voluntary Sector
    Mr. Derek Daly, Senior Executive Planner, Kerry County Council


    Environment Work Group: Chair: Mr. Declan Murphy, Cork/Kerry Tourism
       
    Issues Membership
    Environment &
    Sustainable Development
    Mr. Matt Hodd, Earthwatch
    Mr. Tom O'Donnell, Tuatha Chiarraí
    Mr. Flor McCarthy, Kerry IFA
    Mr. John Roche, Sliabh Luachra ADM
    Ms. Catherine McMullan, An Taisce
    Ms. Mary Tuohy, Cunamh Energy Action
    Mr. Bernie Goggin, An Taisce
    Mr. Tim Gleeson, Community & Voluntary Sector
    Mr. Oliver Ring, Kerry County Council
    Mr. Fergus Dillon, Kerry County Council
    Mr. John J. O'Connor, ICMSA
    Mr. Derry Dillon, North Kerry Together
    Ms. Kathleen O'Regan-Sheppard, Business Sector
    Ms. Barbara Eames, Partnership Trá Lí
    Ms. Linda Deady, IRD Duhallow
    Mr. Dermot Curran, Earthwatch
    Mr. Pat O'Riordan, Shannon Development


    Appendix III:  Membership of the Kerry County Community and Voluntary Forum

    Aguisín III  Ballraíocht Fóram Phobal Deonach Chontae Chiarraí

    Mr. Sean Quinlan, Chairman
    Ms. Helen Fitzgerald
    Mr. John O'Neill
    Mr. Antóin Ó Caoimh
    Mr. Joe Walsh
    Mr. Diarmuid Ó Sé
    Mrs Margaret Casey
    Ms. Eileen Mayse
    Mr. George Dineen, Snr.
    Ms. Margaret Carmody
    Mr. Jimmy Bambury
    Mr. Michael Dowling
    Mr. Tim Gleeson
    Ms. Ann O'Dwyer
    Mr. Larry Long
    Mr. Mike Dowd
    Mr. Jim O'Shea
    Mr. Tadhg O'Donoghue
    Ms. Karen Gearon
    Mr. Teddy Healy

    Ms. Christina Maguire and Ms. Aileen D'arcy were also members of the Forum until November 2001.


    Appendix IV: List of written submissions arising from the Public Consultation Process.

    Aguisín IV: Liosta aighneachtaí scríofa ag eascairt as an bPróiseas Comh-Chomhairle Phoiblí.

    • Mr. Alan Glenn,
    • An Taisce
    • Banchara Mid-Kerry/Sliabh Mish Women's Group
    • Bord Iascaigh Mhara(BIM)
    • Birdwatch Ireland
    • Ms. Caroline Sweeney and Mr.Conor Burke
    • Castlecove Women's Group
    • Children's Play Development Work shop
    • Comhchoiste Ghaeltachtaí Chiarraí Theas
    • Mr. Damien MacAodha
    • Mr. Daniel Kavanagh
    • Ms. Delia O'Brien
    • Ms. Denise Collins
    • Dingle Peninsula Tourism Group
    • Dochas, Dingle
    • Mr. Douglas Brennan
    • Earthwatch
    • Mr. Eric Purtage
    • Ms. Fiona Carroll
    • Mr. Francie O'Driscoll
    • Greater Kenmare Forum
    • Greater Kenmare Youth Development Project
    • Heritage Office, Kerry County Council
    • Irish Hotels Federation
    • Mr. Joe Forde
    • Mr. John Hunt
    • Mr. John Hurley
    • Mr. John Treacy
    • Ms. Kate O'Sullivan
    • Mr. Keith Cockburn
    • Kenmare Chamber of Commerce, A Vision for Kenmare
    • Kenmare Environment Group
    • Kerry Action Development Education (KADE)
    • Kerry Area Rapid Transit
    • Kerry County Council Roads Strategic Policy Committee (SPC)
    • Kerry County Library
    • Kerry Diocesan Youth Service (KDYS)
    • Killarney Chamber of Commerce
    • Killarney Town Council
    • Killorglin Traders Association
    • Ms. Mary O'Brien
    • Ms. Maureen Hartney-Cronin
    • Michael Hayes
    • Michael Healy Rae
    • Mr. Michael O'Connor
    • Mid Kerry Forum
    • National Disability Authority
    • North Kerry Arts and Culture Society
    • An tAithair Padraig Ó Fiannachta
    • Mr. Patrick Teahan
    • Public Consultation Meetings:
      - Caherciveen,
      - Castleisland,
      - Dingle,
      - Kilgarvan/Kenmare,
      - Killarney,
      - Killorglin.
      - Listowel,
      - Rathmore,
      - Tralee
    • Quills Cross Residents Group
    • Ms. Rose O' Connor
    • Mr. Seamus Ó Ceilleachair
    • Mr. Sean & Mrs. Mary Sweeney,
    • Ms. Sharon Roche
    • Single Parent Initiative in Community and Equality (SPICE)
    • South West Kerry Women's Association
    • South West Regional Fisheries Board
    • Mr. Tadhg O Donoghue
    • Teamworks
    • Mr. Tony Murphy
    • Vocational Training Opportunity Scheme (VTOS) Killarney
    • West Kerry Dairy Group
    • Women in Farming Group
    • Young Citizens in Action

    Appendix V: Local Government Act, 2001, Part 13 Section 129

    Aguisín V: An tAcht Rialtais Aitiúil,2001,Cuid 13, Alt 129



    1. There shall be established, by order of the Minister under this subsection, in each county and city a body to be known as the "…. County Development Board" or "…City Development Board" as the case may be (in this section referred to as the "Board") with the name of the appropriate county or city prefixed.


    2. A Board shall, in so far as is provided by this section, operate under the aegis of the relevant county council or city council but is otherwise independent in the performance of its functions.


    3. Subject to and in accordance with guidelines issued under sub-section (9), the membership of a Board comprises -


    (a) the members of the county council's corporate policy group or city council's corporate policy group (as the case may be) and the relevant county manager or city manager;
    (b) representatives of public authorities operating in the county or city concerned;
    (c) such representatives of social interests, to be known collectively in the context of a Board as the social partners, as may be provided for in such guidelines;
    (d) such representatives of publicly funded or supported local development bodies concerned with local enterprise, rural development or community development as may be provided for in such guidelines;
    (e) such other persons (if any) as may be provided for by such guidelines.

    4.
    (a) Subject to paragraph (b), the chairperson of a Board shall be appointed by the Board on nomination by the corporate policy group of the county council or city council concerned from among members of the group.
    (b) After the commencement of Chapter 3 of Part 5 the chairperson of the Board shall be the Cathaoirleach of the county council or city council concerned.

    5. The functions of a Board are -
    (a) To take such steps, as the Board may consider appropriate, to enable each of the
    bodies and interests, whose functions affect the economic, social or cultural development of the county or city or any part of the county or city and its people (in this section referred to as the "community") to provide the maximum benefit each of them can to such development, both individually and collectively;
    (b) To draw up a strategy (in this section referred to as the "strategy") for the economic, social and cultural development of the county or city and the community;
    (c) To seek to secure that the policies and operations of the bodies and interests represented on the Board and of others accord generally with the strategy;
    (d) To encourage and promote on an ongoing basis the co-ordination of the activities of the bodies and interests represented on the Board and co-operation generally between such bodies and interests so as to optimise resources and combined effort for the common good of the community.

    6.
    (a) A public authority, local authority, or other body which is represented on a Board, shall in so far as is not inconsistent with the performance of its functions-
    (i) co-operate with the Board in its work, and
    (ii) endeavor to comply with a request from the Board in respect of information of relevance to its functions.
    (b) A Board may make recommendations to any public authority, local authority or other person as to the way in which the policies and programmes of such body or person should develop or operate as regards the county or city concerned and the community.
    (c) Subject to the requirements of any other enactment, any public authority, local authority, or body referred to in paragraph (a), shall in the performance of its functions as regards a county or city, have regard to the strategy and to any recommendations made under paragraph (b).


    7. In performing its functions a Board shall have regard to Government policy and shall comply with any general policy directives as may be given to it by the Minister.


    8. The chief officer of a Board shall be an employee of the relevant county council or city council.


    9. The Minister may issue general guidelines for the purposes of this section as regards -
    (a) representation on a Board in accordance with subsection (3) and the selection and tenure of such representatives;
    (b) the involvement of other bodies and interests in the work of a Board;
    (c) the funding and administration of a Board;
    (d) the preparation of the strategy and its ratification by the county council or city council concerned;
    (e) Such other matters as he or she considers appropriate.


    10. A Board has all such powers as are necessary for or incidental to the performance of its functions under this section.


    11.
    (a) This section applies and has effect in relation to a county development board or a city development board constituted before the commencement of an order under sub-section (1).
    (b) Any guidelines relating to county development boards and city development boards which were issued by the Minister before the commencement of this section and current at such commencement apply and have effect as if issued under this section.
    (c) Guidelines issued under this section may be revised by the Minister from time to time as required, or withdrawn, and new guidelines issued.