Council

Watch Out For Weeds

Watch Out For Weeds

Landholders are being urged by Toowoomba Regional Council to remain vigilant for outbreaks of invasive weeds following recent widespread rain.

Mayor Slams COVID ‘Misinformation’

Mayor Slams COVID ‘Misinformation’

South Burnett Mayor Brett Otto has criticised people spreading misinformation about Council’s role in the COVID-19 public health directions which come into force on Friday.

Council Gifts Land For Housing

Council Gifts Land For Housing

South Burnett Regional Council will donate four Kingaroy building blocks to Regional Housing Limited to help build more social housing in the region.

Businesses Share Santa’s Magic

Businesses Share Santa’s Magic

The winners of the inaugural “Santa’s Workshop” – aimed at enticing businesses to fill their windows with Christmas magic – were announced by South Burnett Regional Council CEO Mark Pitt on Wednesday.

Council Angered By Grants Cut

Council Angered By Grants Cut

Local Government Minister Steven Miles should “get off his backside” and fix a funding cut which could force the South Burnett Regional Council to lift rates by 5 per cent next year.

2022 Awards At Blackbutt

2022 Awards At Blackbutt

South Burnett Regional Council’s 2022 Australia Day Awards will be held at Blackbutt Showgrounds on Sunday, January 23.

Mayor Slams Funding Cut

Mayor Slams Funding Cut

Toowoomba Mayor Paul Antonio has slammed a decision by the Queensland Local Government Grants Commission to cut the financial contribution to his council.

Council Supports Vax Roll-Out

Council Supports Vax Roll-Out

South Burnett Regional Council will write to the State Government on Monday to say it will continue to support the COVID vaccination roll-out across the region.

$1.6m Upgrade Gets Green Light

$1.6m Upgrade Gets Green Light

South Burnett Regional Council has given the green light for the $1.6 million upgrade to the Blackbutt CBD streetscape and footpath areas.

WDRC Appoints New CEO

WDRC Appoints New CEO

Western Downs Regional Council has appointed long-serving staff member Jodie Taylor as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Council Seeks Help On River

Council Seeks Help On River

Somerset Regional Council is “extremely disappointed” the State Government has not responded to its calls for help to protect the riverbeds and banks in the mid-Brisbane River.

Council Issues COVID Reminder

Council Issues COVID Reminder

South Burnett Regional Council has reminded businesses of the restrictions that are coming into effect on Friday, December 17.