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Live: Brisbane under terror cloud as police raid homes

Early morning raids in Brisbane on Thursday have put the city on high alert. As information comes to hand, we'll tell the story as it unfolds.

Parking in Brisbane: Live blog with Deputy Mayor Adrian Schrinner

Adrian Schrinner

Kim Stephens Head of the recently formed Brisbane Parking Taskforce, Deputy Mayor Adrian Schrinner, will be taking your questions on city parking live from 12pm on Wednesday. Send questions to scoop@brisbanetimes.

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Brisbane Deputy Mayor Adrian Schrinner defends yellow line decision

The mother of Campbell Newman's chief-of-staff has had a yellow no-parking line painted in front of her house.

Kim Stephens Brisbane's deputy mayor is under fire over allegations he interfered with council process to favour an LNP staffer's mother.

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Detour trucks around Mater Hospital to save lives: scientist

Mater Hospital scientist Sagie Pillai.

Tony Moore and Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council and state government planning authorities will have blood on their hands if quick steps are not taken to remove heavy vehicles from Stanley Street near the Mater Hospital, a...

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Riverwalk opening under threat

A contractual dispute threatens to derail the reopening of Brisbane's Riverwalk this Sunday.

Kim Stephens UPDATE: Riverwalk remains on track to reopen on Sunday, Acting Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner said on Wednesday.

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Cofely and Thiess team up for Brisbane's green cooling system

Cold production unit. An example of the central cooling technology that could be bound for Brisbane.

Kim Stephens A trailblazing energy saving project that will dramatically slash Brisbane's carbon footprint is on its way to the CBD.

Trucks 'wheels of mass destruction' to cyclists

Three Brisbane cyclists have been killed in collisions with trucks in the past 18 months.

Kim Stephens Trucks on city streets are "wheels of mass destruction" for cyclists, an advocacy group has said, following the fourth fatal collision between a truck and a cyclist in Brisbane in just more than a...

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Brisbane commuters abandon buses, choose cars instead

Brisbane's bus fleet carried 2685 less passengers on average per day in 2013-14.

Kim Stephens Brisbane's bus patronage decreased last financial year, while traffic on the city's roads increased.

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Brisbane City Hall executives earning more than $200,000 reaches 70

Twenty-one council executives joined the $200,000-plus annual income club last year.

Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council's 2013/14 annual report, tabled at Tuesday's meeting, revealed ratepayers now fund 70 so-called "fat cats" in that income bracket and a further 102 who earn between $100,000 and...

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Historic engine room to become Teneriffe's latest cafe

A small, heritage listed building in Teneriffe will be converted into Brisbane's latest riverside restaurant.

Kim Stephens A small piece of Brisbane history is about to get a thoroughly modern makeover.

Brisbane CBD discount parking extended indefinitely

Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner.

Kim Stephens Brisbane City Council has indefinitely extended its off-peak $5 parking deal due to the overwhelming popularity of the offer.

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Brisbane's Riverwalk set for September opening

Brisbane's Riverwalk is on track for a September opening, Brisbane City Council says.

Kim Stephens But cyclists' off-road run to the CBD may be interrupted.

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It's time for a serious look at Brisbane parking

Cr Adrian Schrinner Debate over metered parking is often hijacked by claims of council "revenue raising" but it has proven benefits for businesses and motorists.

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Cedar Woods project won't be externally assessed

A new $900m development is touted for land near The Gap.

Kim Stephens Residents concerned by favourable comments made by Lord Mayor Graham Quirk.

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Brisbane's car park gold mines revealed

Brisbane City Council expects to receive $20.89 million from parking meters and $27.9 million from parking fines in 2014-15.

Tony Moore Figures reveal Brisbane's parking revenue hotspots, with the council set to rake in $48 million from parking meters and fines in the next year.

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New twist on car pooling could save $100 a week

CommuterXpress carpooler Mark Vaney with Brisbane's deputy mayor, Cr Adrian Schrinner.

Tony Moore Car pooling is back, but with a difference.

Brisbane CBD parking: find best deals through new web portal

Brisbane City has announced a new portal to help motorists find the best parking deals in Brisbane's CBD.

Kim Stephens Doing laps of inner city blocks to find a parking spot could be a thing of the past, thanks to a new online hub developed by Brisbane City Council in conjunction with private operators..

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Brisbane to trial potentially life-saving emergency vehicle technology

Fire trucks could get the power to change traffic lights.

Kim Stephens Revolutionary new Queensland technology that switches traffic lights from red to green to enable ambulances and fire trucks a clear passage to emergencies will be trialled in Brisbane.

Brisbane's first free outdoor gym opens

Abigail Heiser, Caitlin Laycock and Sarah Laycock at a new outdoor gym in Minnippi parklands in Brisbane.

Kim Stephens Long the home of the outdoor fitness regimen, Brisbane has upped the ante for fitness fanatics with the opening of the city’s first free outdoor gym.

Highrise plans cause parking concern

Inner south-east residents are concerned about the effect highrise development will have on parking.

Kim Stephens Inner south-east residents say suburbs already choked by parking congestion.

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