Graham Quirk

New vision for South Brisbane includes two new parks, amphitheatre

Tony Moore The old Parmalat Milk Factory on the river at South Brisbane will become a park and an amphitheatre will be built nearby as part of Brisbane City Council’s new vision for South Brisbane.

No residents on parking taskforce: Lord Mayor Graham Quirk

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk says residents will not be allowed to join the parking taskforce.

Kim Stephens Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has ruled out residential representation on council’s recently announced Brisbane Parking Taskforce.

Graham Quirk welcomes rates decision

Lord Mayor hails move to protect 20 councils from $2b rates refund.

Graham Quirk unlikely to have lord mayoral rival within LNP

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk.

Kim Stephens Graham Quirk looks set be the sole LNP nominee for Brisbane lord mayor at the 2016 election, with other councillors declaring their support for the city's popular current leader.

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Greg Bowden to join Graham Quirk on $60,000 trip

Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk.

Kim Stephens Controversial lord mayoral advisor who became embroiled in ICAC will take part in ratepayer-funded overseas trip.

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Graham Quirk confirmed as LNP Lord Mayoral candidate

Graham Quirk has been endorsed as the LNP's lord mayoral candidate for the 2016 election.

Kim Stephens Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has been confirmed as the LNP's Lord Mayoralty candidate for the 2016 local government election.

Graham Quirk wants to emerge from Campbell Newman's shadow

Graham Quirk is putting his hand up for another term as Lord Mayor.

Kim Stephens Lord Mayor focuses on economy for another term in city's top job.

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Homes will be built on flood plains: Lord Mayor Graham Quirk

Areas of Brisbane flooded in 2011 will be used for housing under Brisbane's City Plan.

Kim Stephens Flood-hit areas will be used for housing in the next 20 years, says Lord Mayor Graham Quirk.

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Graham Quirk pressed on carbon tax reprieve

Brisbane City Hall.

Kim Stephens Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has refused to say whether the council would reverse a rates hike blamed on the carbon tax should the tax be repealed.

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Developers to learn today of lucrative riverfront land plans

The section of land set to be sold to developers.

Tony Moore A masterplan which outlines how almost a billion dollars worth of Brisbane's lucrative riverfront land can be developed is to be explained in detail to developers at a $150-a-head lunch today.

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Brisbane Lord Mayor rejects jobs for the boys claim

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk says he will not change the process for making key council advisory role appointments.

Kim Stephens Brisbane's Lord Mayor has fended off Labor allegations he has taken a "jobs for the boys" approach to key council advisory role appointments by handing them to LNP donors.

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Di Bella puts his money where his mouth is

Phillip Di Bella has donated $5000 to the Brisbane Pride Festival.

Kim Stephens Brisbane's LGBTI community has an unlikely new champion.

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An independent future for young adults with disabilties

Kerry Browne CEO of Help Enterprises, Lady Mayoress Anne Quirk, FoundationH Executive Manager Laura Chown and Lord Mayor Graham Quirk.

Kim Stephens For parents of children and young adults with disabilities, one worry trumps all.

Team Brisbane looks to recruit...you

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Cameron Atfield Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has set his sights on a high-profile target to help sell Brisbane to the world.

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Bus drivers launch anti-privatisation petition

Brisbane's most used bus service, the CityGlider.

Kim Stephens Brisbane’s rail and bus union has called on Lord Mayor Graham Quirk to “stop dancing like a puppet to Campbell Newman” and publicly rebuff the State Government’s transport...

Coffee king Phillip Di Bella slammed in slogan trademark stoush

Phil Di Bella has been accused of falling short of

Kim Stephens Controversial Brisbane coffee king Phillip Di Bella's business practices have suffered a blistering attack in his failed bid to trademark the marketing tagline “we know coffee”.

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Privatisation of bus services out of council's hands: Lord Mayor

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk says the state government will decide if the council continues to operate the city's bus services.

Kim Stephens The potential privatisation of Brisbane's bus network is out of City Hall's hands, according to the Lord Mayor.

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Arts college set to be approved without parking

Warrnambool 2014 Fun4Kids festival. Day 2. Pictured is Victorian College of the Arts Secondary school performers in the Lighthouse theatre, Dancers Shardae Matthews, Jordan Jacobs and Lachlan Heyes. 140630DW32 Picture: DAMIAN WHITE

Kim Stephens Purpose-built private arts college in South Brisbane backed by City Hall.

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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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Brisbane's Eternal Flame moved to Anzac Square

Brisbane’s Eternal Flame has been temporarily moved from the Ann Street site it has occupied since 1930.

Kristian Silva Lord Mayor Graham Quirk says he is confident Brisbane’s Eternal Flame will be safe from vandals during its temporary relocation while the CBD cenotaph is renovated.

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