Independent Cllr. Michael McBride has been elected in the Letterkenny Electoral Area on the eight count.
The out-going councillor made the decision to contest the Letterkenny Electoral Area rather than the Milford Electoral Area - and his gamble paid off.
Distribution of Kavanagh’s surplus.
Kevin Bradley (Independent) +53, 1347
Donal Coyle (Fianna Fáil) +41, 1389
Adrian Glackin (Sinn Féin) +12, 969
Manus Mandy Kelly (Fianna Fáil) +47, 1171
Michael McBride (Independent) +34, 1464
Gerry McMonagle (Sinn Féin), +8, 1003
Mary T Sweeney (Aontu) +16, 1057
Elected: McBride. Eliminated: Glackin.
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