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Upcoming public holiday closures 2017


Council offices, customer service centres and libraries Redland City Council offices and libraries and will be closed on upcoming public holidays Good Friday (14 April), Easter Monday (17 April), ANZAC Day (25 April) and Labour Day (1 May). Redland IndigiScapes Centre Redland IndigiScapes Centre will be closed on Good Friday 14 April and open from  Continue reading…

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2017 ANZAC Day services in Redland City


Redland City Council joins the community in paying respect to the men and women of the armed services and in remembrance of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the service of Australia. The following ANZAC day services are being held in Redland City:  Cleveland Event Time Location DAWN SERVICE Dawn parade departs 5.20am  Continue reading…

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Council crews working on park clean-ups


Redland City Council park maintenance crews and mowing contractors are working extended six-day weeks, as clean-up efforts continue after recent bad weather. Redland City Council Chief Executive Officer Bill Lyon said the weather from ex-tropical cyclone Debbie had caused some delays with park maintenance works and asked that residents be patient. “Following the weather, we  Continue reading…

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Coastal erosion in the Redlands: have your say


The first in a series of community events about the impact of coastal erosion in the Redlands will be held at Wellington Point Reserve on Saturday 22 April, from 8am to 12pm. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said 44 sites across the city had been identified as prone to erosion in the Draft Coastal Adaptation  Continue reading…

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Media release: Redland City Council services back


Redland City Council services are up and running again as the city cleans up after ex-Tropical cyclone Debbie. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said while the rain had cleared it was important people remained vigilant to potential dangers such as trees falling after the wet weather. “There is still a lot of water around, so  Continue reading…

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Council takes fight to mozzies


Redland City Council has deployed a team of pest management officers to inspect mosquito populations across the city and launch a plan to reduce numbers for residents following yesterday’s rain. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said Council officers would proactively inspect known breeding spots from today. “We have a team that works all year round  Continue reading…

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Media release: Redlands Severe weather update – ex-tropical Cyclone Debbie: 8:30pm Thursday March


More than 10,500 homes are without power as destructive winds and heavy rain is being experienced in the Redlands this evening. Major rainfall has passed and 150mm is expected overnight. However, strong winds over 100km/ hour will be problematic well into Friday. There remains potential for flash flooding on Redlands roads so please drive carefully  Continue reading…

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Live updates: Severe weather event Thursday 30 March


Severe weather update: 8:30pm Thursday 30 March More than 10,500 homes are without power as destructive winds and heavy rain is being experienced in the Redlands this evening. Major rainfall has passed and 150mm is expected overnight. However, strong winds over 100km/ hour will be problematic well into Friday. There remains potential for flash flooding  Continue reading…

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Redland City canal and lake charges change


Redland City Council will be opening a community conversation with residents about how it maintains and repairs revetment walls in residential canals. It follows a Council decision to temporarily end the special charges levied on canal and lake-front homeowners while it develops a new strategy and also to refund unspent money quarantined for canal maintenance  Continue reading…

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