Category Archives: Budget 2015-16

Council’s 2015-16 Budget provides residents with cost-of-living reprieve


Redland City Council’s 2015-16 Budget will provide a cost-of-living reprieve for residents, with an average rates increase of just 0.5per cent for a typical household, including all water and utilities charges. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said under this year’s $275 million Budget a typical Redlands’ household with a property value of $280,000 would see  Continue reading…

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Rates reprieve, new projects for Southern Moreton Bay Islands


Redland City Council’s 2015-16 Budget will deliver a rates reprieve for Southern Moreton Bay Island residents in addition to more than $9 million in capital projects. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said this year’s Budget would see the rates for a typical SMBI property with a land valuation of $44,000, with average water consumption and  Continue reading…

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Council 2015-16 Budget helps to green the Redlands


The Redlands’ natural environment will be enhanced by more than $30 million in spending in today’s Council budget. The allocations include a total of $11.65 million for a variety of ongoing environmental operations, as well as $20 million in water, waste water and waste upgrades which will help boost the quality of water which flows  Continue reading…

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$21 million for Redlands congestion-busting transport projects


Redland City Council will spend more than $21 million to upgrade roads, transport and pedestrian paths, making it easier, safer and faster for residents to get around the city. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the Council’s 2015-16 Budget included more than $8 million to resurface local streets. “Getting around the city safely and quickly  Continue reading…

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Budget 2015-16: What does it mean for you?


Council’s 2015-16 Budget delivers residents with a cost of living reprieve, with Council absorbing millions of dollars in external costs rather than passing them on to residents. View the 2015-16 Budget Highlights video Read the Budget 2015-16 media releases

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