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TRIBUTE TO THE BULLOCKIES

I am keen to work with the local history groups in creating a recognition in Rafting Ground Park to acknowledge the role the bullockies played in delivering much needed timber for the development of our city. One idea put forward for consideration is a heritage trail through the park with supporting story boards outlining the

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2023/24 PULLENVALE WARD BUDGET

Council will undertake a number of key projects and works in the western suburbs during the next 12 months following the delivery of the city’s 2023/24 Budget by Lord Mayor, Adrian Schrinner today. In a budget where 87% of Council’s $4 billion plus spend will be allocated in the suburbs, a number of important local

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Booker Place Park – Community Consultation Small Dog Off-Leash Area

I have received requests from residents asking for Council to consider installing a small dog off-leash area into Booker Place Park.  I am therefore undertaking community consultation to hear the views of local residents before making a decision. Here is an example of how the small DOLA would fit within the existing Dog Park. Please

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NEW MT. CROSBY TRAFFIC BRIDGE UPDATE

Following the recent flood, SeqWater has announced it is planning to bring forward construction of the new vehicle bridge to replace the existing Mt. Crosby Weir Bridge. The contract for the new bridge was recently awarded to BMD Constructions, with work expected to begin in the coming months and completed before the end of 2023.

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NESTING BOXES IN LOCAL RESERVES

Our Habitat Brisbane officers are committed to protecting our unique flora and fauna across the city. We have large tracts of intact bushland within the Pullenvale Ward so I asked them recently to identify particular species in various locations that could benefit from the installation of nesting boxes. I’m advised locally there is an array

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