October 2017

31
Oct

Sandgate Foreshore Park Outdoor Gym

Park users will be able to add a gym circuit to their routine while using the Sandgate Foreshore from next year. Councillor for Deagon Ward Jared Cassidy said the new outdoor gym would be installed near Arthur Davis Park on the Sandgate Foreshore. “We were able to secure funding in this year’s budget for this outdoor gym and after assessing

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31
Oct

Cycling Infrastructure in Brisbane

Thanks, Madam Chair; I just rise to talk on clause A of the presentation about Queen’s Wharf Brisbane. We also in Committee did express our concerns about the reduction of dedicated cycling facilities along the Bicentennial Bikeway there, and certainly share some of those concerns. In terms of the drawbacks of shared zones, where cyclists are frequenting an area, we

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17
Oct

Carbon Neutral Council Emissions Management Plan

Oh thanks, Madam Chair. I just want to speak briefly on item B, the Carbon Neutral Council Emissions Management Plan. We do support Council being a carbon neutral organisation of course and we do need a management plan to get there, but there are some serious shortfalls in this document. On page 4 here we know that in black in

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