Archive for posts tagged with 'Lord Mayor'

Lord Mayor urges residents to prepare for severe summer weather

Brisbane Extra

Lord Mayor urges residents to prepare for severe summer weather

Brisbane summer is a fantastic mix of storms and extreme heat, but with severe weather comes the need for preparation. S…

Milton Community Festival

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Milton Community Festival

Traditionally, set up as a cultural day, this year's Milton Community Festival will be including the Artisan Markets…

Council releases design for Kingsford Smith Drive upgrade

Brisbane Extra

Council releases design for Kingsford Smith Drive upgrade

Major changes to Kingsford Smith Drive aim to reduce congestion and improve road safety. It won’t surprise regular…

Council encourages safer school parking with new strategy

Brisbane's Voice

Council encourages safer school parking with new strategy

A new strategy is in place that will work toward safer school zones. The start of the school year has come around quickl…

Wish upon a star

Brisbane Extra

Wish upon a star

Stacey and Mark Doolan trusted their instincts when it came to seeking treatment for their daughter, Ella, when a lump…

Accelerating Brisbane’s growth in 2015

Brisbane's Voice

Accelerating Brisbane’s growth in 2015

We all have a vital role to play to help Brisbane reach its full economic potential. Welcome back for 2015! Over the pas…

The real cost of crime

Brisbane's Voice

The real cost of crime

Together we can eliminate the crimes of graffiti and vandalism, writes Lord Mayor Graham Quirk. Council is committed…

girl on laptop

Brisbane Extra

Young digital entrepreneurs to be given leg up by Lord Mayor

Got an innovative new tech idea, but need financial support? The next round of applications for the Lord Mayor’s…

The Brisbane City Plan evolution

Brisbane's Voice

The Brisbane City Plan evolution

Brisbane has an exciting plan for the future, writes Lord Mayor Graham Quirk. It’s an exciting time for Brisbane and…

Is your child a snap-happy shutterbug?

Parenting

Is your child a snap-happy shutterbug?

You don’t have to live your life through a lens or a filter to be a shutterbug. The increase of apps like Instagra…

Meet author Alice Pung

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Meet author Alice Pung

Alice Pung is the author of the bestselling memoir Unpolished Gem. Alice Pung is the author of the bestselling memoir…

Council bites into new park initiative

Brisbane's Voice

Council bites into new park initiative

Recently, we have seen a number of new park initiatives and facilities being introduced as part of my vision for a…

Lord Mayor’s Charitable Trust Gala Ball – Orient Express

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Lord Mayor’s Charitable Trust Gala Ball – Orient Express

Celebrate the closing of BrisAsia Festival in style by attending the annual Lord Mayor's Charitable Trust Gala Ball.…

Flood recovery systems making significant progress

Brisbane's Voice

Flood recovery systems making significant progress

Despite flood recovery efforts, three years on, I know some Brisbane residents are still experiencing emotional and…

Council is growing momentum in 2014

Brisbane's Voice

Council is growing momentum in 2014

Let’s get fired up and ready to kick some goals in 2014, writes Lord Mayor Graham Quirk on Council’s plans for…

Enjoy your break in Brisbane

Brisbane's Voice

Enjoy your break in Brisbane

For those of you who are going to be in Brisbane for part or all of the holiday break, there’s plenty of things to do…

Maria Catena Papa Russo turns 100

bSeen

Maria Catena Papa Russo turns 100

The Russo family celebrated the birthday of matriarch, Maria Catena Papa Russo.

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk fast-tracks the Brunswick Street Mall facelift

City Talk

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk fast-tracks the Brunswick Street Mall facelift

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk will fast-track his $4 million upgrade of the Brunswick Street Mall in an ambitious bid to…