Green Party members will be holding a leadership contest in the coming months.
The Green Party is facing into leadership contest, while negotiating a government formation plan.
A number of councillors have come out in support of Deputy Leader Catherine Martin to challenge Eamon Ryan.
The party's constitution says a leadership contest must be held within six months of a general election.
Westmeath councillor Hazel Smyth says it's early days in the race, but she is in favour of being involved in government formation talks and supports Eamon Ryan: