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Come On Down To Super Clinic: Mayor

Come On Down To Super Clinic: Mayor

Cherbourg Mayor Elvie Sandow is happy that more than 300 people received a COVID vaccination at the special “super clinic” set up on Tuesday, but she hopes even more will turn up today and tomorrow.

Pandemic Trims TRC Growth

Pandemic Trims TRC Growth

Toowoomba mayor Paul Antonio says the decade-long run of economic growth in the Toowoomba region has been “knocked off course” by the pandemic.

Council Gets $5.6m W4Q Grant

Council Gets $5.6m W4Q Grant

The South Burnett Regional Council will receive $5.63 million from Round 4 of the Queensland Government’s Works For Queensland program.

New Tourist Guides Released

New Tourist Guides Released

South Burnett Regional Council has released a new regional road map and tourist guides for Murgon, Wondai, Kingaroy, Nanango and Blackbutt.

Councils Crack Down On Dumpers

Councils Crack Down On Dumpers

The South Burnett and Cherbourg councils recently conducted a joint clean-up of illegally dumped rubbish as part of a project funded by the State Government.

Lighting Upgrade For Airport

Lighting Upgrade For Airport

Kingaroy Airport will be upgraded with state-of-the-art lighting thanks to $266,878 in Federal Government funding announced on Thursday by Member for Maranoa David Littleproud.

Grant To Tackle Gympie Bats

Grant To Tackle Gympie Bats

Gympie Regional Council will receive $47,507 from the State Government to help it manage flying fox issues at Commissioners Gully and an abandoned roost site at Widgee Crossing.

Council Looks At Road Safety Issues

Council Looks At Road Safety Issues

South Burnett Regional Council will write to the Department of Transport and Main Roads (DTMR) to request the extension of an existing 80km/h speed zone on the Bunya Highway north of Kingaroy.

Gympie Mayor To Do Q&As

Gympie Mayor To Do Q&As

Gympie residents will soon be able to ask Mayor Glen Hartwig about anything that’s on their minds and get an answer in less than 90 seconds.

TRC Plans Brighter Future

TRC Plans Brighter Future

Toowoomba’s CBD may take on a brighter, more inviting look in future after Toowoomba Regional Council voted to develop a lighting strategy to enhance the night-time experience.

New Bridge For Rail Trail

New Bridge For Rail Trail

Gympie Regional Council has announced it will start work on building a 12.5m concrete pedestrian and cycle bridge across Wide Bay Creek for rail trail users on Monday, July 26.

CCTV Costs May Fall To Ratepayers

CCTV Costs May Fall To Ratepayers

The ongoing costs of maintaining expensive CCTV security systems installed in Murgon, Wondai and Nanango through a Federal Government grants program may ultimately wind up being shouldered by ratepayers.

Biosecurity Alert For Glan Devon

Biosecurity Alert For Glan Devon

South Burnett Regional Council has issued a biosecurity alert after the Queensland Herbarium confirmed the invasive Harrisia cactus has been found at Glan Devon.

Feedback Sought On Stock Routes

Feedback Sought On Stock Routes

The State Government is seeking feedback from farmers, councils and industry groups about proposed changes to the use and management of Queensland stock routes.

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