Category Archives: Council

Have your say on the local laws that help govern our city


Residents can now have their say on important topics such as keeping animals, running events and parking infringements, with engagement currently open on draft new local laws for Redland City. These draft laws use the principles and framework of a set of model local laws developed by State Government and include updates to a range  Continue reading…

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Council endorses State and community role in coastal erosion responses


Redland City Council today endorsed the establishment of a senior level Coastal Adaptation Steering Committee to help respond to coastal erosion issues across the City, together with individual Reference Groups for specific coastal erosion sites. Mayor Karen Williams said the Hon Andrew Powell, Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection had already offered the support of  Continue reading…

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Public Notice


Redland City Council Part 1: Adoption of a minor amendment to the Redlands Planning Scheme Minor zone and overlay mapping amendments Notice is given under the Sustainable Planning Act 2009 that Redland City Council at its General Meeting held 30 July 2014 resolved to adopt minor zone and overlay mapping amendments to the Redlands Planning  Continue reading…

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Council commitment provides lifesaving services on Straddie


North Stradbroke Island beachgoers are in safe hands with Council today signing a contract with Surf Lifesaving Queensland to provide lifesaving services on Straddie beaches for the next three years. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said Council’s commitment meant professional lifesaving services would be provided year round at Main and Cylinder Beaches as well as  Continue reading…

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Council votes for revising war memorial concept and more engagement


Redland City Council will ensure the community is consulted on development of a new draft design for the proposed war memorial in Linear Park, Cleveland. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said Council’s decision to reaffirm its ‘in principle’ support for the RSL war memorial included conditions to address community concerns about the current concept. “Today’s  Continue reading…

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Public notice: Adoption of a minor amendment to the Redlands Planning Scheme


Public Notice, Redland City Council: Adoption of a minor amendment to the Redlands Planning Scheme Minor Amendment Package 01/2014 Notice is given under the Sustainable Planning Act 2009 that Redland City Council at its General Meeting held 25 June 2014 resolved to adopt Minor Amendment Package 01/2014 as a minor amendment to the Redlands Planning Scheme. The  Continue reading…

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Economic strategy to build on city strengths


Redland City Council has developed a draft Economic Development Strategy 2014-41 that charts a course for the city over the next 25 years driven by an increase in local employment, increased productivity and value-adding, along with tourism growth. The strategy will build on Redlands as a clear lifestyle choice for residents and Council’s successful Open  Continue reading…

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Budget 2014-15: Community grants and cultural funding


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Redland City Council’s 2014-15 Budget includes funding for local community groups and facilities such as our art galleries and performing arts centre. This funding includes: Community halls: $803,659 to maintain and operate the city’s community halls that are used by local community groups. Cultural Centres and Art galleries:  $2.74 million to operate our art galleries  Continue reading…

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