Free green waste drop-off weekends for the rest of September

Free Green Waste Disposal Brisbane residents are being encouraged to take advantage of free green waste disposal over the next three weekends to prepare their properties for the upcoming storm and bush fire seasons.   Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner said residents could head to any of Council’s resource recovery centres in Chandler, Nudgee, [...]

Free green waste drop-off weekends for the rest of September2021-09-08T23:05:42+00:00

Building Australia’s longest green bridge

KPGB - view of City approach and CBD - 03 (1)   Delivery of the fast-tracked Central Ward to Kangaroo Point Green Bridge is about to get underway, with hundreds of local workers to get started on piecing together the longest inner-city active travel bridge in any Australian capital city.   Lord Mayor [...]

Building Australia’s longest green bridge2021-09-03T04:16:21+00:00

FREE Native Plants

FREE Native Plants     Since being your Councillor I've planted hundreds of trees across our inner northern suburbs. We've big plans to create the largest new public park in 50 years right here in Central Ward at Victoria Park  - taking its current 10% tree coverage to a massive 60%. We've also [...]

FREE Native Plants2021-08-10T05:06:20+00:00

Council’s solar program enough to power nearly 700 homes

Solar panels reach 7000 Solar panels reach 7000  as the Schrinner Council leads the charge in creating a clean, green and sustainable city.  Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner said rooftop solar had been rolled out at more than 40 sites across Brisbane, including libraries, environment centres, cemeteries and works depots. “We are proud to be certified carbon [...]

Council’s solar program enough to power nearly 700 homes2021-08-10T01:28:03+00:00

More than 3000 local businesses helping run Brisbane as part of Schrinner Council’s Buy Local blitz

Local businesses run Brisbane More than 3000 local businesses help run Brisbane as part of Schrinner Council’s Buy Local blitz   MORE than 3000 local businesses across South East Queensland are benefitting from the Schrinner Council’s Buy Local procurement policy which has put nearly $950 million back into the economy.   Cr Schrinner said from Aspley Nursery supplying [...]

More than 3000 local businesses helping run Brisbane as part of Schrinner Council’s Buy Local blitz2021-07-28T00:26:44+00:00

SCHRINNER COUNCIL PLANNING SOUTH BANK 2.0 AS LEGACY OF BRISBANE 2032

SOUTH BANK 2.0 West End multi-use parkland    LORD Mayor Adrian Schrinner has revealed a new multi-use parkland precinct is being planned on the banks of the Brisbane River as part of his Council’s commitment to the Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games    Cr Schrinner said a major seven-hectare site on Montague [...]

SCHRINNER COUNCIL PLANNING SOUTH BANK 2.0 AS LEGACY OF BRISBANE 20322021-07-27T01:01:01+00:00

Brisbane powers e-bike evolution

Brisbane is a global leader in e-mobilityBrisbane powers e-bike evolution as electric bikes are the latest way to travel around Brisbane, with the Schrinner Council’s Public and Active Transport Chair Cr Ryan Murphy announcing 800 new e-bikes are now available across the city.      Cr Murphy said the introduction of shared e-bikes [...]

Brisbane powers e-bike evolution2021-07-26T02:52:25+00:00

Doggett and Chester Safety

Doggett and Chester Pedestrian Safety Improvements June 2021       PEDESTRIANS PRIORITISED AT BUSY INTERSECTION Upgrades are underway at a Newstead and Teneriffe to make it safer and easier for pedestrians to get across one the area’s busiest intersections. Central Ward Councillor Vicki Howard said the Schrinner Council was investing in the [...]

Doggett and Chester Safety2021-06-25T01:18:27+00:00

Electric expansion as e-bikes prepare to hit the streets

e-bikes prepare to hit the streets     Brisbane residents and visitors will be able to jump on one of 800 sharable electric bikes from next month as the Electric expansion of e-bikes prepares to hit the streets.   Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner announced Neuron Mobility and Beam Mobility had been awarded the [...]

Electric expansion as e-bikes prepare to hit the streets2021-06-09T05:56:10+00:00

Community callout to help pump life back in the CBD

As Chair of our City’s Community, Arts and Night time Economy Committee, and as your CBD representative, I am calling on residents and businesses to put forward fresh and innovative ideas to help write the next dynamic chapter of the Brisbane CBD’s evolution and economic recovery.   Following the extremely successful City Centre Master Plan [...]

Community callout to help pump life back in the CBD2021-04-01T07:16:46+00:00
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