Flying foxes don’t know their local government boundaries. That’s one of the key messages driving a renewed push by councils in Queensland calling on the State to recognise that flying-foxes travel large distances across multiple local government jurisdictions.
The new MOU between the LGAQ and Trade and Investment Queensland comes at a time when local councils are receiving more and more attention from the top end of town regarding their key role in regional economic development.
Your LGAQ Policy Executive meets this week to set the agenda and discuss ongoing policy and legislative issues. Take a look at the papers and chat to your district representative about your local issues.