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.
Brendan McDonald from Laois will now be taking over the role of Regional Manager for this area from the 8th of May.
They want final clarification about the boundary issue.
Organisers are appealing to parents in Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford, Wexford and South Tipperary to attend a White Line Protest in Kilkenny city...
It means that in the future no county can seek to take a part of another county.
Senator Paudie Coffey is calling on Minister Coveney to transfer administrative control to Waterford.
It's being run by the organisers of the Immrama Festival of Writing in Lismore.
Bobby Aylward was speaking following Minister Simon Coveney's announcement last week