Speeches

Blacon Street

COUNCIL SPEECH – NO LEFT-TURN SIGN

Thank you Chair. I rise to speak on Item C – the petition for a no-left hand turn from Moggill Road into Blacon Street, Kenmore during the morning peak hour period. This is something that should have had a successful outcome, but for some weird logic within the State Government’s Department of Transport and Main …

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COUNCIL SPEECH – BELLBOWRIE POOL

Thank you Chair. I rise to speak in support of Item E – the reappointment of Just Sports n Fitness as the operator of the Bellbowrie swimming pool for a further 15 years. This company’s record as pool operators not only at Bellbowrie but at other locations in Brisbane, Ipswich and regional towns in Queensland …

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COUNCIL SPEECH – SKATE PARK OPENING

Chair I rise to speak about two landmark occasions in my Ward over the weekend. First, our new skatepark at Booker Place Park, Bellbowrie is now open, ticking off another 2020 election commitment delivered by the Schrinner Council. And it was appropriate the Lord Mayor was on hand to officially open the new facility and …

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Gillian Duncan

COUNCIL SPEECH – GILLIAN’S CIRCUIT

Thank you Chair. I rise to speak briefly in support of Item D, requesting Council rename Gap Creek Circuit at Gap Creek Reserve in my Ward, to ‘Gillian’s Circuit’. As Cr. Davis indicated, this is a respectful and heartfelt opportunity to honour Gillian Duncan. A name change as proposed would pay tribute to Gillian’s legacy …

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