The first meeting of the Castlebar Municipal District was held this afternoon.
Seven Councillors were elected in Castlebar in last month's local elections - with three seats for Fianna Fail, 3 Fine Gael and one Independent - Michael Kilcoyne.
Councillor Kilcoyne, the outgoing Cathaoirleach of the Castlebar Municipal District, was returned to the position at today's meeting.
He was nominated by Fianna Fail's Blackie Gavin and seconded by Martin McLoughlin.
Councillor Blackie Gavin was elected leas-Cathaoirleach.