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Adjustable  hours introduced for Lang Park Traffic Area

Adjustable hours introduced for Lang Park Traffic Area

Brisbane City Council will upgrade signage for the Lang Park Traffic area, in a move to introduce adjustable Suncorp Stadium event-day parking hours, and encourage more people to shop and dine locally. Infrastructure Chairman Cr Amanda Cooper said Council had received overwhelming support from residents and businesses for two proposed changes to the Lang Park…

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Budget Highlights for Paddington Ward 2018-2019

Budget Highlights for Paddington Ward 2018-2019

While the budget has delivered funds for many projects in Paddington Ward over the coming year, I’ve provided some further highlights below.   If you’re interested, the full 18/19 Budget book is available here. Completion of outdoor cinema in E.E. McCaskie Park Funding for community festivals and events, including Tartan Day, the Royal Queensland Art…

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Field Services Committee Report

Field Services Committee Report

Thank you, Madam Chairman. I thought it was appropriate that I provide a presentation to the Committee on what obviously was, and still continues to be, a very important issue in our city, and that was the announcement by Ipswich City Council where they intended to end their recycling program.

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Speech – Bardon Lions Place

Speech – Bardon Lions Place

The Bardon Lions have made an enormous contribution to local community, Madam Chairman, within their area and the work they’ve done as far as the planting and the maintenance of that particular park has been so for many, many years.

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Question without Notice – Coffee Cup Recycling

Question without Notice – Coffee Cup Recycling

I thank Councillor TOOMEY for the question and for the opportunity to talk about this really exciting and practical program that we’re rolling out, working with our cafes and with their customers about our commitment to a clean, green and sustainable Brisbane

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