Western Downs Wins Resilient Awards Accolade12 Jan
Western Downs Regional Council (WDRC) received a High Commendation through the Get Ready Queensland Resilient Australia Awards 2015, announced in December, for the Mercy Pedestrian Bridge in Dalby.
North Burnett Council Begins its 2015 Reconstruction Program03 Aug
North Burnett Regional Council has started its reconstruction effort to repair more than $10 million worth of damage suffered as a result of Tropical Cyclone Marcia in February this year.
Brisbane ferry terminal replacement program complete 23 Jun
The upgraded Holman Street ferry terminal at Kangaroo Point was officially opened today, marking the end of Brisbane City Council’s ferry terminal replacement program.
Somerset Regional Council bridges built back better thanks to Betterment. 10 Jun
Eleven bridges linking rural communities in Somerset have been reconstructed thanks to more than $10 million in funding from the Australian and Queensland governments, including more than $7 million in Betterment funding.
Deputy Premier visits Rockhampton and Yeppoon13 May
Deputy Premier and Minister for Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning Jackie Trad visited Rockhampton, Yeppoon and Emu Park today to inspect first-hand how the region was recovering from Tropical Cyclone Marcia.
QUT ferry terminal officially opened 14 Apr
Federal Member for Brisbane Teresa Gambaro, Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk, and Deputy Premier and Minister for Local Government Jackie Trad celebrate the opening of the new QUT ferry terminal.