The votes will be counted this afternoon
Voting took place at the Lord Bagenal in Leighlinbridge last night for the 12 hundred local members.
Social Protection Minister, Leo Varadkar, and Housing Minister Simon Coveney are the only two contesting
The 1,200 local members in Carlow and Kilkenny can vote in the Lord Bagenal in Leighlinbridge on Tuesday evening from 6pm.
Senator Paudie Coffey says ''he doesn't want to be causing rows'' but believes we need strong cities to have strong regions.
Simon Coveney says there is no need for worry over his plans to develop a new governance model.
Both Fine Gael Deputies for Carlow/Kilkenny have announced who they are backing
John Murphy was speaking ahead of Fine Gael's Parliamentary Party Meeting this evening
They want final clarification about the boundary issue.
It means that in the future no county can seek to take a part of another county.