Exciting park upgrades take shape in Doboy Ward

Exciting park upgrades take shape in Doboy Ward

The 2018-2019 Lord Mayor's Budget allocated a total of $352,000 towards park upgrades throughout Doboy with a further $321,000 from the Doboy Ward's Footpath & Parks Trust Fund allocated towards upgrades in Thurston Street Park (Tingalpa), Pinnibar Place Park (Hemmant) and Saltburn Place Park (Wakerley). 

Read More

Budget 'brings home the bacon' for Doboy Ward

Budget 'brings home the bacon' for Doboy Ward

This budget, like those handed down previously, retains our 'Strong' credit rating and delivers an operating surplus to Council.

It's only through strong financial management that Council can continue to deliver more than ever before for our suburbs.

It includes a number of local initiatives that will continue to improve Doboy Ward for all residents, including;

Read More

Inland Rail proposal "diabolical" for Eastern suburbs

Inland Rail proposal "diabolical" for Eastern suburbs

Over ten thousand Doboy Ward residents are in the firing line of the Federal Government's proposal to build a new dual gauge rail freight line up the Gateway Motorway.

On 11 September 2015, the Federal Government (via their wholly owned subsidiary Australian Rail Track Corporation, ARTC) released a delivery plan to the start the design and construction of a continuous inland railway link between Melbourne and Brisbane. 

Read More

State to review draft Hemmant Lytton Neighbourhood Plan

State to review draft Hemmant Lytton Neighbourhood Plan

Brisbane City Council is set to submit the draft Hemmant Lytton Neighbourhood Plan to the Queensland Government for review.

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk said the plan would support the area’s continued commercial growth while taking into account its natural environment and the community’s needs.

Read More