A flyer from Independent candidate for Athlone John McNamara who is running for a seat on Westmeath County Council.
Many thanks to the candidate for sending it on, he notes…
I am a retired Army Officer and Chartered Engineer.
I was expelled from Sinn Fein in January 2013, at the time of my expulsion I was the Chairman of the Constituency organisation. However I have been campaigning on many issues since I became active in Politics in 2008.
I am the Engineer Representing the Residents of the Glenn Riada Estate in Longford and lead their campaign for remedial works. In 2011 & 2012 I completed an extensive review of un-finished housing developments in Longford & Westmeath,
I formed an alliance of like minded Community Activists.