Category Archives: Council

Fun slides into Redland City

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A 325 metre waterslide will deliver plenty of fun for locals with Council securing yet another community event for the city. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the City Slider coming to the Redlands on Saturday 17 October continued Council’s push for the city to become an ‘events hotspot.’ “The City Slider looks like great  Continue reading…

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Redlands in the games thanks to new liaison committee

Redland City Council has established a special liaison committee to identify and coordinate opportunities for the city from the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the Commonwealth Games Liaison Committee was made up Council officers with economic, cultural, sporting and tourism expertise to help the city benefit from the Commonwealth  Continue reading…

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Domestic violence support service gets a new home

Redland City’s domestic violence support service has a new home in Cleveland after Council today approved their application to set up in Bloomfield Street. Council’s City Planning and Assessment spokesperson Cr Julie Talty said Council had approved the application from the Working Against Violence Support Service (WAVSS) after considering community feedback and relevant planning legislation.  Continue reading…

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Sensational school holiday fun in the Redlands

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Robot bootcamps, never-ending fairytales, oriental textile art and our wonderful wildlife are all part of a jam-packed program of events on offer for kids across the Redlands these school holidays. Redland City Council’s Cultural and Environmental spokesperson Cr Lance Hewlett said Council was again offering an impressive line-up of events and activities over the next  Continue reading…

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Draft Redland City Plan 2015 – be part of your city’s future

The draft Redland City Plan 2015 was today released for public consultation, with Council encouraging the community to be part of the city’s future by having their say. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said today’s opening of the public consultation process was a milestone in developing a new blueprint for the city. “Council has been  Continue reading…

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Revised waste strategy open for comment

Residents are invited to have their say on the City’s revised waste strategy, open for public comment from 14 September until 9 October 2015. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the Waste Reduction and Recycling Plan 2015 – 2020 updated the existing strategy Sustainable Resources from Waste Plan, which was adopted in 2010. “State government  Continue reading…

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Planned burns from 10 September at Macleay Island

Council, in conjunction with the QFES Rural Fire Service, is planning to conduct a hazard reduction burn at bushland area at Aruma Street and Balaka Street, Macleay Island between the 10 September and 18 September 2015 (weather permitting). Planned burns reduce fire danger and provide conditions essential for native plant species regeneration.  Site preparations and limited  Continue reading…

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