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Town Council

Town Council

The Town Council of Irishtown-Summerside consists of a Mayor and Councilors who are elected by the community as a whole.


  • Mayor: Peter Parsons

  • Deputy Mayor: Shannon Morgan

  • Councilors

    • Mark Taylor

    • Jeff Hackett

    • Peggy McAuley

    • Krystal Gushue

    • Clifford Bursey 


The mayor and councilors are elected to serve a 4 year term with the next election occurring in September 2025. 


In the event of an absence on council, a by-election will be held in accordance with the regulations set out by the Municipalities Act (1999) to fill the vacant position. 


Senior Town Clerk: Amanda Bennett

Assistant Town Clerk: Jenelle Bursey

Project and Grant Organizer: Kayla Cox

Maintenance/Laborer: Jeffrey Anderson and Tyler Compton 

Town office contact;

Phone: 709-783-2146

After hours emergency line: 709-783-2146


Fax: 709-783-3220

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