Council set for inaugural broadcast

Elected members of Kerry County Council recently expressed their desire to bridge the business of elected representatives and the citizens they serve by broadcasting some Council proceedings online.

Consequently, a protocol has been agreed with the Councillors and a test streaming and playback service will commence at today’s Council meeting. This will be the very first broadcast of Kerry County Council business.

How to connect:

Clients can connect by going to the following link http://www.ustream.tv/channel/20562236

The Civic Reception to honour the achievements of three Kerry football clubs: Ardfert, Brosna, and Castleisland Desmonds who took glory in the Intermediate, Junior and Ladies Intermediate All Ireland Club finals respectively will be streamed online.

Service is scheduled to commence at 5pm today and a link to the stream will be available from the Council’s website www.kerrycoco.ie and from the Council’s twitter account @countykerry . The reception will also be recorded for later on-line playback.

The test service, utilizes the Audio-Visual equipment which was installed as part of the new Council Chambers fit-out.

Kerry County Council, Co. Buildings, Rathass, Tralee

Phone: (066) 718 3500     Email: info@kerrycoco.ie