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Council’s ‘buy local’ policy strengthened


It will now be even easier for local suppliers to do business with Redland City Council, following Council’s decision to strengthen its ‘buy local’ procurement policy today. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said the changes strengthened the existing policy and showed Council’s ongoing commitment to supporting local businesses and economic prosperity. “The existing procurement policy,  Continue reading…

Local businesses gain stronger Council support


Redland City Council is expected to ratify a newly revised purchasing policy this week to provide stronger support for local businesses. It follows the request in October by Redland City Mayor Karen Williams for a review of the policy by the end of the year to maximise local businesses support. Mayor Karen Williams said Council’s  Continue reading…

Mayor wants more support for local businesses


Redland City Mayor Karen Williams has asked Council to review its purchasing policy to strengthen support for local businesses. Councillor Williams said she had asked for an immediate review of the policy, with an end of year deadline. “We need to continually review our local purchasing policy and processes to ensure we give maximum support  Continue reading…