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Detailed design completed for Wynnum Road upgrade

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has revealed the detailed design for the $115 million Wynnum Road Stage 1 corridor upgrade, which will cut travel times by up to 50 per cent in peak periods and protect historic pine trees in Mowbray Park. Read more…

Brisbane joins International Yoga Day celebrations

Brisbane residents have come together to flex their love for Yoga, with Council hosting a free public class to celebrate International Yoga Day. Read more…

Origin fever hits Brisbane buses

Brisbane City Council bus drivers are spreading the origin fever ahead of game two tomorrow night as part of the annual State of Origin bus decorating competition. Read more…

Lord Mayor invests in a safer City with CCTV expansion

Brisbane City Council will invest more than $2.8 million into the safety of the CBD and the Valley, with an expansion of the CitySafe network. Read more…

LM delivers $3B budget to keep Brisbane on the right track

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk will today unveil a $3 billion Budget for 2016/17 that invests a record $781.7 million into real action on traffic congestion, $539 million for a sustainable city and a record $223.7 million into world-class public transport this year, to keep Brisbane on the right track. Read more…

Lord Mayor enhances Brisbane’s River City lifestyle

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk is investing $368 million in his 2016/17 Budget, to enhance our river city’s leisure and lifestyle over the coming year. Read more…

LM invests in world-class public transport and infrastructure

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has unveiled a comprehensive program to take real action on traffic congestion in his 2016/17 Budget, with a $1.3 billion four year roads package, as well as a record $223.7 million public transport investment for the coming year. Read more…

LM invests $539M for clean, green & carbon neutral city

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has committed more than $539 million in his 2016/17 Budget to deliver a clean, green and sustainable Brisbane, with a net zero carbon footprint this year. Read more…

LM invests in a smarter, prosperous New World City

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has lifted investment in economic development to $44.3 million this financial year, to create jobs, boost Brisbane’s tourism and economy as well as cement the city’s reputation as a New World City in his 2016/17 Budget. Read more…

Wheels turning on next stage of Telegraph Rd revamp

Motorists travelling on the Telegraph Road corridor will have their morning and afternoon travel times halved, with Council today unveiling concept designs for the final stage of the road upgrade. Read more…