My 6 Point Back to Basics Commitment as Mayor
- A cap on rates to the CPI or less
- General rate income increased by 0.69%. CPI 1.3%. Previous Council proposed general rate increases of 4.5%. This is the lowest rate increase in Sth East Qld. Council Budget Highlights
- Approved by Council 30 May 2012 (No tip fees as of 1 July 2012 - See full story here)
- Council approved setting up a Redtape Taskforce on 30 May 2012 (See story here)
Latest Blog & Media Articles
Last week marked one year since I was overwhelmingly elected as Mayor, by gaining almost 70% of the primary vote. There’s a long way to go, but the following newsletter outlines some of the achievements in my first 365 days.
06 May 2013 - (0) Comments - continue reading
Council is one step closer to seeing something happening at Toondah Harbour and Weinam Creek with the State Government to announce priority development areas soon.
02 May 2013 - (0) Comments - continue reading
Redlands will gain international exposure through a new tourism campaign that commenced on April 28.
30 Apr 2013 - (0) Comments - continue reading
I was recently featured in the Bayside Life Series about growing up in the Redlands. Read my story and what shaped me to become who I am.
08 Apr 2013 - (0) Comments - continue reading
The Bayside Bulletin today stated in one of their headlines that“Council defies Premier’s bat cull call”. Council’s response to that newpaper article is as follows.
02 Apr 2013 - (0) Comments - continue reading