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Better Bikeways for Brisbane

Posted on May 6, 2019

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk is helping to make the city more accessible for cyclists with a record commitment of $120 million over four years for the Better Bikeways 4 Brisbane program. Public and Active Transport Committee Chairman Peter Matic said the Lord Mayor’s commitment to provide more and better connected bikeways was about recognising the […]

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Local park upgrades

Posted on August 8, 2016

Local park upgrades. You can download the newsletter from the link above. Click here to view in PDF

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Legacy Way reduces traffic on Milton Rd by 16%

Posted on August 25, 2015

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk today released the city’s latest major traffic report showing that since the opening of Legacy Way has there has been a 16 per cent reduction in traffic along Milton Road. Cr Quirk said there was now 8,500 less vehicles travelling on Milton Road which was delivering travel time savings of more […]

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See the historic City Hall organ up close with new tours

Posted on August 21, 2015

Brisbane Lifestyle Chairman Cr Krista Adams has announced the start of a new dedicated tour of City Hall’s 120 year old Father Willis organ, with a behind the scenes look at the unique instrument and the chance learn more about its history.

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Meet Bruce the Brisbane Bus

Posted on July 27, 2015

Have you ever wondered what it is to be a Brisbane bus? Meet Bruce the Brisbane Bus who would love to show you how much fun it is helping people get to where they need to go. Bruce the Bus works for Brisbane City Council. He was built by a company called Volgren and delivered […]

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Footpath Upgrades

Posted on September 2, 2012

Over the past few weeks we have been working on upgrading some local footpaths within the ward. Footpaths are always a contentious issue with those who want one in their street and those who see it as not warranted. As with all issues which affect local residents consultation is a important part and often it […]

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Traffic Signals at Beckett Road and Darien Street now in service.

Posted on December 20, 2011

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has today officially opened the Bridgeman and Beckett Roads corridor, one of Brisbane’s biggest road upgrades in a decade. The Lord Mayor turned on the lights at the now completed Beckett Road and Darien Street intersection, which formed the final part of the $66 million project.

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Footpath upgrade for Aspley

Posted on December 12, 2011

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk is delivering another key suburban infrastructure upgrade in a bid to make Brisbane’s footpaths safer and more accessible. Local Councillor Norm Wyndham (McDowall Ward) said Council was about to start work on a footpath upgrade along the western side of Gympie Road at Aspley between Albany Creek Road and the Robinson […]

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Intersection Upgrade – Hamilton Road and Maundrell Terrace

Posted on December 5, 2011

Works are continuing on the upgrade of the Maundrell Terrace / Hamilton Road intersection and those travelling through it can see that substantial progress has been made. Inevitably, there has been some congestion at the works during peak hours, but I know that improvements to the intersection will be worth the current inconvenience. Weather permitting, […]

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Update on Bridgeman and Beckett Road Corridor upgrade.

Posted on November 30, 2011

Major northside upgrade nears completion Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has announced Bridgeman Downs motorists are set to save precious time as a $66.3 million northside corridor upgrade nears completion. Council has now switched on the traffic lights at the Graham, Bridgeman and Beckett Roads intersection, as part of stage two of the Bridgeman Road and […]

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