local government

Batt’s attack on Belcarra double-standard

premium_icon Batt’s attack on Belcarra double-standard

Bundaberg MP David Batt said there needs to measures to take on corruption on local...

Councillor refutes ‘pecuniary interest’ claim

premium_icon Councillor refutes ‘pecuniary interest’ claim

COUNCILLOR: ‘It’s desperate and dirty politics’.

Paul Pisasale extortion trial: Jury considers verdict

premium_icon Paul Pisasale extortion trial: Jury considers verdict

The jurors in former Ipswich mayor Paul Pisasale’s extortion trial have been given...

EMERGENCY DECLARED: Council says 2000 homes under threat

premium_icon EMERGENCY DECLARED: Council says 2000 homes under threat

The report said the wet season is expected to get much wetter

Woman’s finger ‘ripped off’ by ferocious dog

premium_icon Woman’s finger ‘ripped off’ by ferocious dog

Pet owners could be paying the largest fines in Queensland

Councillor urges Sawtell ratepayers to look at draft budget

premium_icon Councillor urges Sawtell ratepayers to look at draft budget

Cr Rhoades urges Sawtell ratepayers to have their say.

‘No option’: Logan Council to be sacked

premium_icon ‘No option’: Logan Council to be sacked

Local Government minister will move to sack embattled council

Council candidate training, donation change in new state law

premium_icon Council candidate training, donation change in new state law

The reforms, revealed today, stem from the CCC's Belcarra probe

Council watchdog proposes changes to online code of conduct

premium_icon Council watchdog proposes changes to online code of conduct

It comes after multiple complaints to the OIA over social media use

Call to ‘dissolve’ Queensland council

premium_icon Call to ‘dissolve’ Queensland council

Disgruntled residents call for southeast Queensland council to go

Why council hasn't been forced into administration

premium_icon Why council hasn't been forced into administration

Office of Local Government said it is being "monitored carefully.”

Mayor’s secret meeting over sacked CEO

premium_icon Mayor’s secret meeting over sacked CEO

The mayor invited councillors to his home to avoid a record of entry

Most complained about councils outed

premium_icon Most complained about councils outed

A list of most complained about councils has been released.

Rogue councillors’ worst nightmare has arrived

premium_icon Rogue councillors’ worst nightmare has arrived

"We will be moving to hold them to account"

Gympie CEO's spending power could soar 350%

premium_icon Gympie CEO's spending power could soar 350%

How much power should unelected officials get?

Council orders widow to remove  husband’s tribute

premium_icon Council orders widow to remove husband’s tribute

The path was built in memory of her husband

Fallen mayor’s night of wine, whisky and song

premium_icon Fallen mayor’s night of wine, whisky and song

Smith has been suspended as Logan mayor

Five councillors shoulder the burden on some weighty issues

premium_icon Five councillors shoulder the burden on some weighty issues

Only five councillors sat to debate a number of important issues.

Properties flogged after rates not paid

Properties flogged after rates not paid

A QLD council is selling off 8 properties

Ex-mayor's call for council royal commission

premium_icon Ex-mayor's call for council royal commission

Posts from his Facebook page have taken aim at the council and LGAQ

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