Fine Gael Councillor Noel McBride will today be elected the Mayor of Donegal when the County Council meets for its AGM in Lifford.
Fine Councillor Barry O'Neill will be elected Deputy Mayor.
Meanwhile, outgoing Mayor Cllr Cora Harvey says it's been a very challenging year. Her tenure in the chair was not within problems, with a number of contentious exchanges in the chamber leading her to claim she was being bullied.
However, Cllr Harvey says while she leaves the job with mixed emotions, she is glad and honoured to have had the experience.......