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Social Distancing At Toowoomba Swearing-In

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will follow strict limits on public gatherings when the new Council is sworn-in during a two-hour ceremony from 11.00 am, Thursday, 16th April 2020. TRC Chief Executive Officer, Mr Brian Pidgeon said the rich tradition would continue with a swearing-in ceremony adapted to the current health directives in response to the […]

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TRC Election Result Firming As Count Continues

With the Electoral Commissiuon of Queensland having reached 73.20% of counting of votes in the Toowomba Regional Council poll the outcome is becoming evident. With 10 Councillors required, the Top Ten candidates and their vote  tally is as follows: Rebecca Vonhoff 51, 167 Geoff McDonald* 48,797 Megan O’Hara Sullivan* 46, 998 Carol Taylor* 46,522 James […]

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Council Announces Closures

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will temporarily close all Library facilities, Art Galleries, Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre, Highfields Fitness and Recreation Centre and Toowoomba City Community Rooms from the close of business Monday 23rd March, 2020 until further notice. Toowoomba Regional Council CEO Brian Pidgeon said the decision to close these facilities is based […]

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Toowoomba Region Australia Day Awards

Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio said the national day was a time to reflect on recent challenges, including the bushfires in our region and the more recent fires around the country, while also celebrating the best aspects of living in Australia. “We have a lot to be thankful for when you consider our good fortune […]

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1.3km Section Of Perseverance Water Main Replaced

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is completing the latest stage of vital renewal works on the Perseverance raw water main north of Toowoomba. TRC Water and Waste Committee chair Cr Nancy Sommerfield said Council was finalising work on replacing a 1.3km section of the Perseverance raw water main near Geham. “Council has contributed $8 million in […]

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Former Attorney-General To Run

Kerry Shine announces candidacy for Toowoomba Regional Council with pledge to stop rising water costs. Former Toowoomba North MP, Kerry Shine has announced he’s running for Toowoomba Regional Council at the 2020 Local Government elections (but not for mayoralty). Mr Shine said he has the experience and proven track record to deliver for the Toowoomba […]

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Water Restrictions For Toowoomba Regional Centres

Council is taking action to commence medium-level water restrictions from Tuesday September 18 for several regional communities across the Toowoomba Regional Council area. This decision has been made due to signs of stress on local groundwater sources. Mayor Paul Antonio said the earlier predictions by the Bureau of Meteorology that things would get worse before […]

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Finding The Tastiest Water In Queensland

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is aiming to be crowned as having the tastiest water in Queensland next month when it enters the state finals of the Ixom Best of the Best Queensland Water Taste Test. Earlier this month TRC was named as the 2018 South West Queensland winner and will now compete at the Queensland […]

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