has lived on the Northside of Cork all her life and is living in Gurranabraher
for the last 20 years.
She is married to Ed and they have five school-going children, aged from 18 years down to 4 years.
Jackie is a Republican Socialist and has been a community activist and representative for many years. She has helped
people with issues such as Social Welfare, Housing, Traffic Calming etc.
The issues on which Jackie is fighting
• Writing to the city council to release houses to possible tenants
by means of a new tenant signing agreement. Tenants should be allowed paint the inside of the home, do minor works to the
house, leave fitted kitchens etc.
• Meeting with city official to discuss ways to introduce the position
of a senior citizen housing officer to deal with all elderly tenants issues (rather than being passed from one department
• She attends community watch meetings and quarterly forums with
the Council, Garda and residents to address Anti-Social Behaviour.
• Chair of the Gurranabraher Residents Association.