2016-17 Scenic Rim Regional Council Budget

Council's 2016-17 Budget was adopted at a Special Meeting held on Thursday 23 June. The key outcomes of the Budget are included in the Community Budget Report. A PDF copy of the report can be downloaded by CLICKING HERE 

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10 JUNE - LEAF THROUGH A BOOK AT STORY TIME IN THE PARK

Preschoolers and their parents and carers are invited to join the fun and games at Story Time in the Park at Beaudesert and Kooralbyn. With the focus on learning through fun and laughter, the free Story Time in the Park sessions are an initiative of Scenic Rim Regional Council libraries, the State Library's First 5 Forever Program and the Mununjali Housing Development Company.
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3 JUNE - $100,000 FOR SCENIC RIM TOURIST TRAIL GATEWAY PROJECTS

Two public art projects which will form way-finding gateways to a new Scenic Rim tourist trail have received a $100,000 boost from the State Government.
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31 MAY - RADF FUNDS BRING LOCAL ARTS PROJECTS TO LIFE

A Tamborine Mountain artist's project that uses an app to bring to life stories of the deceased while walking through cemeteries has been boosted with $13,000 through Round Two of the 2015-16 Scenic Rim RADF Program.
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30 MAY - COUNCIL ENCOURAGES OWNERS TO DE-SEX PETS

Council is partnering with RSPCA Queensland and participating veterinary clinics to encourage pet owners to de-sex their cats and dogs. From 1 June to 31 August 2016 selected local veterinary clinics are offering discounts to support pet owners in having their animals de-sexed as part of the Operation Wanted campaign.
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26 MAY - SPORT AND RECREATION GRANT APPLICATIONS OPEN

Applications for Council's 2016/17 Sport and Recreation Program opens Wednesday 1 June 2016 and members of the Scenic Rim sport and recreation community are invited to apply for funding assistance.
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24 MAY - COUNCIL MEETINGS MOVE TO MONDAYS FROM JULY

Council's monthly schedule of committee and ordinary meetings will move to Mondays from July. The Ordinary Meeting will now be held from 1pm on the fourth Monday of the month, while Council's three Standing Committees will meet on the preceding Monday, commencing with the Finance Committee at 1pm and followed by Corporate and Community Services and Planning and Development.
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24 MAY - COUNCIL PROGESSES FOUR MORE BRIDGE REPLACEMENTS

The replacement of four more timber bridges in Scenic Rim is progressing, with Council resolving to acquire parcels of surrounding land as road reserve at three sites to improve approaches to the new crossings. Council is replacing Churchbank Bridge, Adams Bridge, Tramway Bridge and Camp Creek Bridge with new concrete structures at a cost of more than $9.5 million.
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24 MAY - DEVELOPER AFFIRMS LONG-TERM PLANS FOR BEAUDESERT

Council has approved the subdivision of more than 200 additional housing blocks as part of the staged redevelopment of the former Boystown site into a residential community. Leading residential developer Peet Limited owns the 71-hectare site which located off Telemon Street in Beaudesert.
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24 MAY - NEW OUTLOOK FOR BEAUDESERT ESTATE

Council has approved minor layout changes to a new residential estate at Gleneagle, in addition endorsing the names of the first streets in the subdivision. The planned estate, located on the Mount Lindesay Highway opposite the Scenic Rise development, has also undergone a name change and will now be marketed as The Outlook.
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24 MAY - NAME CHANGE TO ADDRESS CROSSING CONFUSION

Murray Crossing East Road at Mount Walker is to be renamed Daley Rd to address confusion that it links to or forms part of Murray Crossing Rd. The two roads are separated by the Bremer River and there is no crossing linking the two.
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