Jody Power

Green Party Councillor for Waterford City East

My vision for Waterford

Clean Air, Clean Land, Clean Oceans, Clean Living.

What I stand for

Health and Wealth, with Justice, Knowledge, Equality and Community.

My priorities

  • De-carbonise Energy by accelerating the sustainable Hydrogen, renewable age.
  • Reverse Biodiversity Loss and Habitat loss in Waterford and the Nation.
  • Stable, Green tinted Government to lead, lay the foundations for a better Ireland, – Single tier health system, Better funded Education and up-skilling for lifelong learning, Family orientated work schedules, Public services available 7 days. National Smokey coal ban.
  • Waterford and the regions for greater central funding and Local Authority autonomy – for 24/7 Regional Cardiac care, University for the South East, more and better housing, a green belted county, proper tree management, an underground metro system to sustain our Viking City.

My experience

I qualified as a Merchant Marine Engineer Officer serving world wide after leaving Cert. Served as an Engineer Surveyor with Lloyd’s, in UK. Lived 10 years in USA, running several small personal businesses. High Energy Engineer with Zurich Ireland before my current position as Marine Engineering Lecturer at National Maritime College. Former chair of Waterford City Voluntary Community Forum. Currently Councillor for Waterford City East.