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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

'Drunk KFC run' lands mayor in watch house: court

premium_icon 'Drunk KFC run' lands mayor in watch house: court

It is alleged Smith mounted a gutter and hit a car and a tree

‘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 plea for increased federal grants

premium_icon Mayor's plea for increased federal grants

Mayor Mark Jamieson says councils need more federal assistance

Noisy religious retreat has neighbours offside

premium_icon Noisy religious retreat has neighbours offside

Lismore Council meeting agenda revealed

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

Jetsetting mayor racks up big bill

premium_icon Jetsetting mayor racks up big bill

THe SEQ council spent close to $70K on overseas travel

‘Ridiculous’: Councils slam donor rules

premium_icon ‘Ridiculous’: Councils slam donor rules

Councillors concerned they can't even accept a cup of coffee

Veteran councillor fails to declare conflict

premium_icon Veteran councillor fails to declare conflict

Councillors fails to declare conflict in $750 million development

'Dental dark age': Experts slam fluoride removal on Coast

premium_icon 'Dental dark age': Experts slam fluoride removal on Coast

Councils across Queensland were given the choice to stop in 2012

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