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TRC Joins Trucking Project

TRC Joins Trucking Project

Toowoomba Regional Council has been selected as one of the first councils in Australia to be involved in a project that will help improve heavy vehicle access on council roads.

Dark Sky Petition Goes To Council

Dark Sky Petition Goes To Council

A second petition supporting a push to have the Bunya Mountains declared a “Dark Sky Park” will be presented to the South Burnett Regional Council at their general meeting this week.

$2m Boost For TRC

$2m Boost For TRC

Toowoomba Regional Council will receive at least $2 million for “shovel-ready” projects under Stage 2 of the State Government’s “Unite and Recover For Queensland” plan.

TRC Rates, Charges Rise 2.95pc

TRC Rates, Charges Rise 2.95pc

Toowoomba Regional Council ratepayers will face an average 2.95 per cent increase in rates and charges after the Council handed down its 2020-21 Budget on Monday morning.

Pothole Costs Qld Council $304,000

Pothole Costs Qld Council $304,000

In a decision likely to have implications for councils everywhere, Goondiwindi Regional Council will have to pay $304,000 in damages to a 58-year-old motorcyclist after she hit a pothole and came off her bike in 2016, fracturing several vertebrae.

Murgon’s $1.59m Dream Comes True

Murgon’s $1.59m Dream Comes True

Murgon’s planned Cultural Centre – including an art gallery and fossil museum – will become a reality following a Federal Government grant of $1.596 million announced on Friday

TRC Campgrounds Reopen

TRC Campgrounds Reopen

Toowoomba Regional Council is reopening campgrounds from Friday (June 5) in line with the State Government’s Roadmap to Easing COVID-19 restrictions.

$11.3m Facelift Gets Green Light

$11.3m Facelift Gets Green Light

It was the case of third time lucky for Kingaroy’s much-discussed revitalisation with the announcement on Friday the Federal Government will be contributing $4.5 million towards the $11.3 million project.

Camping Still Banned At Dams

Camping Still Banned At Dams

Camping and cabin accommodation at the South Burnett’s two dams will remain closed, despite the easing of some COVID-19 restrictions by the State Government