Limerick City Council

Limerick City Council (Irish: Comhairle Cathrach Luimnigh) was the authority responsible for local government in the city of Limerick in Ireland. The council had 17 elected members. The head of the council had the title of Mayor. Limerick City Council was the smallest local council in Ireland by area (20.35 km²) and 30th (out of 34 authorities) in terms of population. It was abolished in 2014 when the Local Government Reform Act 2014 was implemented.[1] It was succeeded by Limerick City and County Council.

Limerick City Council

Comhairle Cathrach Luimnigh
Type
Type
History
Established1898
Disbanded2014
Preceded byGrand Jury
Succeeded byLimerick City and County Council
Seats17
Elections
Last election
5 June 2009
Meeting place
City Hall, Merchants Quay, Limerick
The area that was governed by the council
Old Limerick Town Hall 1847–1990
Plaque marking old Limerick Town Hall