It's been confirmed that he new Donegal County Manager will be Seamus Neely, the current Director of Environmental Services.
Previously, he served as a Director of Services on Cavan County Council, with responsibility at various stages for planning, transportation and corporate services. In the 1990s, he spent a period as Assistent Town Clerk in Letterkenny, as well as holding other positions in Donegal.
He has also served a term as Chairperson of the Local Government Directors Association.
Mr Neely takes up the position in a week's time, after Michael Mc Loone leaves his position on the 7th of July. Mr Neely will serve as temporary manager from July 8th, and will then be ratified in the position by the council at it's July meeting.