Where Dead Devices Need to Go To RIP

electronic-waste-recycling

Throughout August, Maranoa Regional Council has teamed up with Drop Zone E-cycle Solutions to provide a FREE drop off zone for the region’s unwanted computer equipment and television waste. Householders and small businesses in Roma, Injune and Surat can drop off items they no longer need at their … [Read more...]

Water, Water-Everywhere

water overflow

Yesterday (Monday, 30 July 2018), the new reservoir on the corner of Miscamble Street and Queen Street experienced a water overflow, which caused a release of excess water. Maranoa Regional Council attended the site yesterday morning to identify the cause of the overflow and it was identified … [Read more...]

BUDGET 2018/19 – OVERVIEW

Budget

After much “tooing and froing” between Mayor and Councillors, Maranoa Regional Council has handed down the Budget for the 2018/19 financial year. Totalling $139.2 million. Councillors say the budget provides a strong financial plan for the Maranoa, providing service delivery and asset … [Read more...]

Water and Sewerage Infrastructure get Top Billing

sewer

The 2018/2019 Maranoa Regional Council Budget brings with is a priority for water and sewerage treatment with Councillor David Schefe, Portfolio Chair for Utilities saying much critical work needs to be undertaken across the region. Council has committed to continuing its upgrade of water and … [Read more...]

Detour on Ashburn Road-Roma

Detour

Maranoa Regional Council is reminding residents that a temporary side track and detour on Ashburn Road (between Miscamble Street East and George Street East) in Roma is now in place. The detour is part of the Roma Flood Mitigation Project – Stage 2A and is expected to be in place for … [Read more...]

Rates Freeze Clash

Council Budget

Reaction across the region to the Maranoa Regional Councils’ Budget, delivered this week, continues to swell with the Mayors’ social media Facebook page receiving thousands of views and scores of comments. For the second year in a row Maranoa Regional Councillors have out-voted Mayor Tyson … [Read more...]

Council Begins animal Inspections Shortly

dog registration

Maranoa Regional Council will be undertaking this year’s annual door-to-door dog registration and regulated dog inspection program in August. Council’s Local Law Enforcement Officers will conduct the three-month Selective Inspection Program throughout the Maranoa region. Councillor Puddy … [Read more...]

Mayors’ Proposed Budget 2018/19

Tyson Golder Maranoa Regional Council

Maranoa City Council Mayor Tyson Golder has released details of his recommendations for the proposed 2018/2-019 Council Budget. Council will hold its Special Budget Meeting on Thursday, 26 July 2018 at 9.00am  at the Administration Centre in Roma. The Mayor says his proposed Budget has this … [Read more...]

Local Emergency Coordination Meetings

Disaster management

Maranoa Regional Council has staged a series of meetings with Local Emergency Coordination Committee (LECC)’s over the past few weeks. Council says it’s committed to building resilient and prepared communities when it comes to disasters and the meetings have been held to ensure that disaster … [Read more...]

Maranoa Council Meeting

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Maranoa Regional Council met this week and here’s a snapshot of the issues under discussion. In Situ Rock Crushing Council will engage a contractor to undertake rock crushing on sections of Blue Lagoon Road and Rockvale Road. The balance of the identified program of works will be developed to … [Read more...]