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Cllr Francis Timmons – Independent Voice

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Thank you for visiting my website.  If you would like to contact me, my contact details and social media links are:

Email: ftimmons@cllrs.sdublincoco.ie or info@francistimmons.com

Tel/Text: 087 286 9315

Social media:

Facebook: Francis Timmons – Independent Voice

Twitter: @Frantimmons

Background in South Dublin County Council:

I was first elected to South Dublin County Council in 2014 and re-elected in the next Local Election in 2019.  I intend offering myself again as an independent candidate in the upcoming Local Election to SDCC on 7th June 2024.

My work as an elected Representative on the County Council includes:

Past member, Arts, Culture, Gaeilge, Heritage and Libraries SPC , Current member, Environment SPC.

Twice nominated as Mayor of South Dublin County Council

Clondalkin Local Area Committee Chair 4 times (2015-2016 , 2018-2019 , 2021-2022 and 2023-2024).

Education and work background:

My education, training and work background is in the Disabilities, Homeless and Probation Services and so I have been effective over the past 34 years in helping to solve issues that impact families and communities. 

Past pupil, Clonburris National School and Moyle Park College

Further education: Qualified teacher and mentor in the Social Care and Community Care disciplines

Current involvement in local community groups:

Peace Commissioner for many years for the County of Dublin and Counties Meath, Kildare and Wicklow.

Founder and Chair, Clondalkin St Patrick’s Day Parade committee.

Founder and Chair, Clondalkin Helping Homeless.

Supporter, Clondalkin Fairtrade Town.

Board member, Global Garden Clondalkin.

Chair, Creative Clondalkin.

Chair, Dublin West branch, Multiple Sclerosis Ireland.

Chair, Four Districts Day Care Centre (based in Rathcoole).

Member, The Joe Williams Archive committee.

Member, Rathcoole Brigid’s committee.

Member, Lá Fhéile Bhríde/Brigid’s Day Festival Clondalkin organising committee.

Member of Clondalkin Global Garden Committee.

I am actively working with the Newcastle Community Secondary School committee.

Active member, Clondalkin Tidy Towns.

Attend the regular meetings of the ReNewcastle Group and Saggart Tidy Towns.