14
Oct

Foreshore Dog Offleash Update

Back in 2014 a Sharing Shorelines group was set up by Councillor Victoria Newton. This group comprised and consulted with a wide range of foreshore users including dog owners and the Queensland Wader Study Group, along with other local residents. This group was established following a petition calling for a dog off leash beach. The results of this work and

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23
Jun

Deagon Ward Budget Outcome 2018

The Lord Mayor’s 2018-19 Council Budget has continued to focus on projects that will have little benefit for residents of Deagon Ward like the upgrade of Kingsford Smith Drive and the Metro project at the expense of local projects like the Brighton Foreshore upgrade and fixing the Einbunpin Lagoon. The much needed upgrade of the Brighton Foreshore, previously funded and

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19
Mar

Deagon Ward Budget Submission 2018

Each year Local Councillors are asked by the Lord Mayor to put in a budget submission. Each year my submission is based on requests I receive from local residents who contact my office or me directly, visit me at my mobile offices or at local events. My Budget submission also includes items that have been identified by Council Officers. Accompanying

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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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8
Sep

Sandgate Pool DA Lodged

Councillor for Deagon Ward Jared Cassidy is thrilled that a new Development Application for the upgrade of the Sandgate Pool has now been lodged with Council. He said the long awaited upgrade to the Sandgate Pool is now one big step closer with plans with Council now. The previous DA, which had been subject to court action was withdrawn. “This

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15
Jun

Budget Outcome for Deagon Ward

Councillor for Deagon Ward Jared Cassidy has said the 2017 Brisbane City Council Budget has focussed on the upgrade of Kingsford Smith Drive and the metro project at the expense of local projects like the Brighton Foreshore upgrade. The upgrade of the Brighton Foreshore has now been put on hold for six years after funding was originally promised by the

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18
May

Dogs Day Out

Councillor Jared Cassidy invites you to a Dog’s Day Out on Sunday 28 May from 8-10am at Decker Park, Brighton. “Come along and enjoy a fun filled morning with your canine companions and enjoy a group walk with your dog along the Brighton Foreshore.  The walk will start at 8.30 and only costs a gold coin to participate, with all

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26
Mar

Bowser Parade and Brighton Road to receive makeover

After a long period of consultation and design the Brisbane City Council is ready to launch the refresh of the Sandgate Suburban Centre Improvement Project (SCIP). Councillor for Deagon Ward Jared Cassidy, has welcomed the upgrade which will see a significantly improved entrance to the main street of Sandgate for locals and visitors alike. “The main focus of the works

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6
Oct

Bilsen Road, Stanworth Road and Percy Street Resurfacing

Councillor for Deagon Ward, Jared Cassidy has welcomed the resurfacing of Bilsen Road in Geebung, Stanworth Road in Boondall and Percy Street in Zillmere. Bilsen Road will be resurfaced between Brickyard Road and the Railway Station. These works have been in progress since September 19 and are due to be wrapped up by October 19. Stanworth Road will be resurfaced

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