Brisbane City Council
Kim Stephens The 2016 Brisbane local government election race has begun in earnest, with Lord Mayor Graham Quirk announcing the first three LNP candidates to contest Labor-held wards on Thursday.
Kim Stephens Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has refused to publicly commit to cutting 1.9 per cent of the city's rates that have been directly attributed to the carbon tax.
Tony Moore Brisbane City Council is set to defend a decision to sell a property built for $26 million two years ago to its own investment arm for less than half the cost, before leasing it back and sub leasing...
Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council has emphatically opposed slashing licensed venue trading hours in a bid to curb alcohol fuelled violence.
Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council will not resume any West End homes for parkland, its parks and environment chairman said on Tuesday.
Tony Moore A pay deal between Brisbane City Council and unions appears to have been reached, with average workers on $65,000 set to get an extra $55 a fortnight.
Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council will go it alone in funding a pedestrian bridge from Kangaroo Point to the CBD.
Kim Stephens Tensions between Brisbane councillor Nicole Johnston and council chair Margaret de Wit escalated at a second consecutive meeting on Tuesday.
Kim Stephens The rise and rise of the Newstead skyline looks set to continue, with Brisbane property entrepreneur David Devine unveiling grand plans for a new $400 million, five tower residential development.
Marissa Calligeros Long-serving South Bank restaurateurs, cafe owners and traders claim they are being “pushed out” of the riverside precinct.
Kim Stephens Developers eye off character suburb-turned-transit hub.
Tony Moore A well-preserved 1860s home built on the former ABC site at Toowong has been added to Queensland’s Heritage Register.
Marissa Calligeros One of the first police officers to attend the home of Gerard Baden-Clay on the morning he reported his wife missing two years ago immediately sensed something was not right.
Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council’s food hygiene rating system EatSafe has been adopted by other councils, a move that has been hailed as proof of the success of the often-maligned program.
Kim Stephens The Lord Mayor must guarantee a full cash refund to ratepayers following the abolition of the carbon tax, Brisbane City Council Opposition Leader Milton Dick said on Thursday.
Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council has had an unexpected windfall.
Kim Stephens Fortitude Valley production company Carbon Media replaces Di Bella Coffee as business of the year.
Kim Stephens Australia could be set to follow in New York’s footsteps by introducing eco-friendly, biodegradable cigarette filters.
Kim Stephens Brisbane ratepayers are in for a refund.
Kim Stephens Brisbane ratepayers will receive a one-off $36 refund in their October quarterly rates notices following the abolition of the Federal Government’s carbon tax.