Mary T Sweeney’s Priorities:
COMMUNITY HOSPITALS • MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES • RATES BASED ON PROFIT MARGIN • CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTION FOR TEACHERS & HEALTH PROFESSIONALS • PARENTS DECIDE SEX-ED IN PRIMARY SCHOOLS • TOLERANCE FOR FAITH IN SCHOOLS • TRAINING & APPRENTICESHIPS • HELP FOR YOUNG DRIVERS • PROPER MICA REDRESS • PRO-LIFE ACTIVIST
Mary T Sweeney is a native of Oldtown, Letterkenny. She was the first female auctioneer in Donegal and was well known at The Bonagee Auctions /Mart and beyond. She lectured for 18 years in Art & Design. Mary is married to John and they have three children. Mary T has an unparalleled record as a hardworking community activist and over the years has been known for fundraising for the Friends of Letterkenny Hospital, as a volunteer worker in the Adult Literacy Programme, a cofounder of the Letterkenny & Drumkeen Environment Group that opposed the Corravaddy Super Dump and promoted a recycling programme for Donegal County Council. She has also played a key role in Donegal Pro-Life in achieving the No vote in Donegal in the abortion referendum. Mary T has the know-how, the energy and the passion to serve the needs and concerns of the community, both Urban and Rural. With fresh thinking and enthusiasm, she will do her utmost to represent all the electorate in the Council Chamber.