2021 to deliver city-changing projects and jobs for residents

NEW Victoria Bridge METRO Job creating city projects go ahead despite the ongoing challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.  Brisbane City Council is firing ahead with major infrastructure projects that will support more than 3000 jobs and deliver city-changing projects.   Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner said he remained focused on delivering jobs and infrastructure [...]

2021 to deliver city-changing projects and jobs for residents2021-01-14T01:23:34+00:00

No room for complacency as Brisbane faces La Nina a decade on from 2011 floods

Securing Backflow Devices for New Farm Park after the 2011 floods No room for complacency as Brisbane faces La Nina a decade on from 2011 floods Ten years on from the catastrophic 2011 floods that brought Brisbane to its knees, we warning residents to not be complacent in their flood planning as another [...]

No room for complacency as Brisbane faces La Nina a decade on from 2011 floods2021-01-07T05:15:06+00:00

Budget 20/21 – Budget all about Brisbane’s recovery

Love Brisbane   Council backs Brisbane with First Rates freeze in 35 years Brisbane Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner has announced the first Council rates freeze in 35 years to help support residents, businesses and community groups in the wake of the coronavirus crisis. As part of this year’s $3.1 billion Budget, the Lord [...]

Budget 20/21 – Budget all about Brisbane’s recovery2020-06-17T01:50:56+00:00

Tenderer Named for Brisbane Metro – Jobs for Brisbane

  Major Milestone as Preferred Tenderer Named for Brisbane Metro In a significant milestone for the turn-up-and-go Brisbane Metro, Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner has announced Brisbane Move consortium as the preferred tenderer for construction of a major part of the project.   “This is an exciting milestone in the progress of the Brisbane Metro; we [...]

Tenderer Named for Brisbane Metro – Jobs for Brisbane2020-06-02T05:50:32+00:00

Great Australian Dream – First homeowners reap rewards

Great Australian Dream - Home Ownership   First homeowners reap rewards from Council rates rebate   Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner’s First Homeowners Rates Remission scheme has helped more than 2000 first-time buyers pockets the savings after purchasing their own piece of Brisbane.   A 50 per cent rates discount was introduced on October [...]

Great Australian Dream – First homeowners reap rewards2020-06-02T05:48:58+00:00

Journey to an ELECTRIC future

We've just announced that we are future-proofing Brisbane City Council’s bus fleet, calling for future bus build bidders to provide a long-term plan for transitioning to cleaner power sources.   Making the switch to electric was a natural evolution for Brisbane’s transport network and will ensure the current fleet, which is one of Australia’s largest, [...]

Journey to an ELECTRIC future2020-02-20T02:10:57+00:00

Activating Empty Shopfronts

Best New Cafe in Teneriffe - BARKO & Co   Emerging businesses are setting up in empty shopfronts and bringing new life to our suburbs as part of Brisbane City Council’s plan to fill unused spaces and provide more opportunities to shop locally.   Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner said the new Suburban Shopfront [...]

Activating Empty Shopfronts2020-02-21T00:40:56+00:00

Community Sustainability and Environmental Grants 2019-20

Environment and Sustainability Grants Open til 9 December 2019 Lord Mayor's Community Sustainability and Environmental Grants program 2019-20 I want to grow your Brisbane lifestyle and with the Lord Mayor's Community Sustainability and Environmental Grants program, we are supporting local community groups, non-profit organisations and registered native wildlife carers. Applications for the two [...]

Community Sustainability and Environmental Grants 2019-202019-10-30T05:00:47+00:00

Charge your phone on the bus

Deputy Mayor and Public and Active Transport Chairman Cr Adrian Schrinner has announced Council is increasing convenience for public transport users, with a pilot program offering USB charging points on Brisbane buses. Cr Schrinner said 10 buses in Council’s fleet would each be fitted with USB charging sockets, in a pilot program to determine their [...]

Charge your phone on the bus2017-02-08T06:23:55+00:00
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