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Council To Discuss Scaled-Back Plans

Council To Discuss Scaled-Back Plans

The Kingaroy Transformation Project and significant changes to the region’s planning scheme may have put an end to a developer’s hopes of building a “big box” retail park on the outskirts of Kingaroy.

Council CEO To Address MPs

Council CEO To Address MPs

South Burnett Regional Council CEO Mark Pitt has been invited by State MPs to expand on a submission made by Council as part of a review of the Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC).

TRC Signs Small Business Charter

TRC Signs Small Business Charter

Mayor Paul Antonio has formalised Toowoomba Regional Council’s support for thousands of small businesses by signing the Small Business Friendly Councils charter.

Mayor Meets With State MPs

Mayor Meets With State MPs

South Burnett Mayor Brett Otto says meetings at State Parliament last week have “firmed up strategy to secure positive outcomes for the South Burnett”.

Council To Examine Bat Plague

Council To Examine Bat Plague

Possible remedies for a bat plague in Blackbutt will be presented to next month’s South Burnett Regional Council Community standing committee.

Court Bid Against Councillor ‘Will Fail’

Court Bid Against Councillor ‘Will Fail’

Wondai-based web designer Judy Schulz believes her application for a court order against South Burnett councillor Scott Henschen will fail.

Bicycles Offered To Community

Bicycles Offered To Community

The fate of 15 bicycles left over after a 2018 South Burnett Regional Council program to encourage more people to take up cycling may be finally known soon.

New Managers At Dam

New Managers At Dam

Yallakool Park managers Heath Sander and Rowena Wessling have also taken over management of the South Burnett’s other premier fishing recreation area, Lake Boondooma Caravan and Recreation Park.

‘We’re Going To Make A Great Team’

‘We’re Going To Make A Great Team’

South Burnett mayor Brett Otto and former mayor Keith Campbell donned high-vis vests and hard hats for the commissioning of the Kingaroy Transformation Project’s new ambassador on Monday morning.

Councillor To Defend Civil Complaint

Councillor To Defend Civil Complaint

A saga which has been played out for months across social media hit a Kingaroy courtroom for the first time on Friday morning.

Mayor Queries KTP Budget

Mayor Queries KTP Budget

South Burnett Mayor Brett Otto is seeking more information about the extra $2.8 million added to the Kingaroy Transformation Project’s budget late last year.

Ex-Mayor Named KTP ‘Ambassador’

Ex-Mayor Named KTP ‘Ambassador’

Former South Burnett mayor Keith Campbell has accepted an invitation from current mayor Brett Otto to become an “ambassador” for the Kingaroy Transformation Project.

Tender Awarded For Fuel Cell

Tender Awarded For Fuel Cell

A tender for the construction and operation of a long-awaited fuel cell at Durong has been awarded to heavy haulage business Corbet’s Group.

Dog Owners Risk Big Fines

Dog Owners Risk Big Fines

A recent dog attack in Nanango and complaints about dog poo on footpaths has prompted South Burnett Regional Council to remind dog owners about their responsibilities.