Brisbane 2032 named “preferred host” for Games

Brisbane 2032   The International Olympic Committee has overnight named Brisbane as the preferred host for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The announcement comes just days before the SEQ Mayors mark six years since initiating the push to host the Games.   As part of its new fair and open process, the [...]

Brisbane 2032 named “preferred host” for Games2021-02-24T23:46:27+00:00

Wrongly binned batteries putting lives at risk

Wrongly binned batteries create fire hazards Bin batteries create fires so Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner is warning Brisbane residents to check their bins for ticking time bombs that may unknowingly create dangerous fire risks within the community. Cr Schrinner said 225 tonnes of batteries were wrongly sent to landfill last year, risking fire danger [...]

Wrongly binned batteries putting lives at risk2021-02-23T02:32:28+00:00

Tip shop donation surge hints at Brisbane hobbies gone lost – NEW Treasure Trove

BCC Treasure Trove Summer tip shop donation surge hints at Brisbane hobbies gone lost The remnants of discarded lockdown hobbies have taken over Brisbane tip shops, with an influx in hundreds of bikes, golf clubs and fishing rods in need of new homes. Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner said alongside the usual menagerie of [...]

Tip shop donation surge hints at Brisbane hobbies gone lost – NEW Treasure Trove2021-02-18T04:22:59+00:00

Brisbane’s pest plant black market

Buyer’s beware: Brisbane’s pest plant black market Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner is lifting the lid on Brisbane’s pest plant black market, cautioning residents not to get conned into buying dangerous weeds in disguise. Brisbane’s pest plant black market Dozens of Brisbane’s most invasive plant species are on the pest plant black market , [...]

Brisbane’s pest plant black market2021-02-16T01:07:49+00:00

E-mobility strategy draft

E-MOBILITY STRATEGY Draft E-MOBILITY STRATEGY Released as Brisbane City Council seeks input from the community and industry on Brisbane’s e-mobility strategy draft to ensure everyone has an opportunity to have their say on Brisbane’s transport future. Council has developed Brisbane’s e-mobility strategy draft to provide guidance to private and public enterprise and support the use [...]

E-mobility strategy draft2021-02-12T00:05:26+00:00

Data shows promising economic recovery in Brisbane

Data shows promising economic recovery in Brisbane Data shows promising economic recovery in Brisbane Brisbane’s economic recovery is in full swing with residents not only spending, but also returning to the CBD following the brutal hit the global coronavirus brought to our city in 2020. Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner said it was promising [...]

Data shows promising economic recovery in Brisbane2021-02-02T00:58:51+00:00

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

Fetching designer dog tags for registered pups

Fetching designer dog tags for registered pups Brisbane City Council is rolling out a range of fetching designer dog tags following a spike in dog ownership, to ensure pups can look fetching while owners keep them safe. City Standards, Community Health and Safety Chair Kim Marx Brisbane said nearly 40 per cent of Brisbane households now [...]

Fetching designer dog tags for registered pups2020-12-18T06:25:01+00:00

CITYLINK CYCLEWAY TRIAL

CITYLINK CYCLEWAY TRIAL underway because since January 2020, active travel has increased by 16% in Brisbane with more people choosing to walk and ride compared to the same period last year.  The number of people riding a bike to work in the city more than doubled between 2006 and 2016. Council's CityLink Cycleway trial will [...]

CITYLINK CYCLEWAY TRIAL2020-12-18T01:34:33+00:00
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