South Burnett Regional Council has released the work schedule for the next section of the $1.24 million upgrade of Murgon’s footpaths.
The Wide Bay Burnett Regional Organisation of Councils (WBBROC) has expressed concerns over proposed rises in irrigation water charges.
The Federal Government has announced disaster assistance is available to Toowoomba, Somerset and Western Downs councils in the wake of recent flash-flooding.
The State Government has announced new members for the Councillor Conduct Tribunal, the independent body responsible for handling complaints about misconduct by councillors.
The South Burnett Regional Council is in good financial shape, according to the latest report from the Queensland Audit Office (QAO).
The Wondai Business Networking Group will have to incorporate before it can join the South Burnett Regional Council’s Tourism Advisory Committee (TAC).
Would-be councillors and mayors will be able to officially nominate to stand at the 2020 Council elections from this Saturday (February 22)
Recent storms have caused an estimated $1 million damage to the South Burnett’s road network, Council’s meeting heard on Wednesday.
A proposal to name a section of the D’Aguilar Highway after tennis legend Roy Emerson may not have succeeded on its second attempt, but the game is still afoot.
Recent storms have eased the need to tighten South Burnett water restrictions.
Sunwater says the blue-green algae hazard level at Bjelke-Petersen Dam has decreased from high to moderate.
Toowoomba, Gympie and Somerset councils are among nine bushfire-affected regions which have missed out on $1 million Federal bushfire recovery grants, according to the State Government.
South Burnett Regional Council is seeking public input into plans to upgrade the Alford Street car park in Kingaroy (ie. the carpark behind the banks).
A fourth candidate has joined South Burnett Regional Council’s race for mayor … Durong resident Toni Ralph.
Gympie Mayor Mick Curran announced on Wednesday he will stand for re-election as Mayor at the March 28 local government elections.
The South Burnett Regional Council will spend $11.1 million on the transformation of Kingaroy’s CBD if its latest application to the Federal Government’s Building Better Regions fund succeeds.
The South Burnett’s Local Disaster Management Group met in Kingaroy on Tuesday morning to discuss the predicted weather conditions in the region.
Toowoomba Regional Council has activated its Local Disaster Management Group after recent heavy rain and predictions of more to come.
Toowoomba Regional Council’s Planning and Development Committee has recommended Council adopt a Planning Scheme amendment which could affect some property valuations in Yarraman and Cooyar, as well as five other “high-flood risk” towns in the region.
Toowoomba councillor Chris Tait has announced he will not be recontesting his position at the March local government elections.
The South Burnett is turning red this week for a very important cause … the health of our future generations.
The second – and final – round of the South Burnett Regional Council’s 2019-20 Community Grants Program opened this week.
South Burnett Regional Council is changing the way it will receive rates payments in future.
A series of public meetings and workshops will be held across the South Burnett over the next few weeks as part of the $2 million Burnett Water Feasibility Study.