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Fraser Coast gets climate change funding

Local governments work together to identify practical solutions that will help coastal communities prepare for storm tide flooding, coastal erosion and sea level rise.

Taking stock of a big year

As we head towards the LGAQ’s 121st annual conference, it’s time for some reflection about how we go about representing the State’s local government sector as its peak body. We tend to move at the speed of light, jumping from one big initiative to the other...

Cross-border waste under microscope

The LGAQ is seeking input into a submission and encourages all councils in line for potential impacts to have their say. The investigation would examine incentives for movement of waste and consider the case for reform.

How best to fund libraries

The LGAQ is calling for grants to public libraries to be calculated using information from the Australian Bureau of Statistics rather than Census data - ABS estimate of Queensland’s resident population is 140,000 more than the figure recorded by the Census.
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