Local Contractor Supports Local Jobs

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With works underway on Stage 1 of the Roma Saleyards Improvement Plan, local contractor Brett Pollock Constructions Pty Ltd is determined to keep it local. Considering the positive impact on Roma and therefore the wider Maranoa community, owner Brett Pollock says he speaks for the workforce … [Read more...]

Time to Think About Fido

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We all love our pets and now is the time to register them now with Maranoa Regional Council. As of Friday, 1 June, residents will begin to receive their annual dog registration renewals for the 2018/19 financial year and they’re due by 30 June 2018. The registration period runs from 1 July … [Read more...]

Sewer Manholes Under Inspection


Maranoa Regional Council will be undertaking regulatory maintenance inspections on sewer manholes next week in Roma to determine their condition. Councillor David Schefe, Portfolio Chair for Utilities says the inspections will help Council plan for a future renewal program. “These … [Read more...]

Surat Water Restriction Changes

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The Surat water restrictions have been amended by Maranoa Regional Council Council this week and it’s good news for green thumbs. Council says the watering schedule will now allow for Surat residents to water their garden during days when more water pressure is available. The new … [Read more...]

Maranoa Regional Council Meeting Snap Shot

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Maranoa Regional Council met Wednesday and here’s a quick rundown of key issues that came up for discussion. Local Emergency Coordination Committee Chair Appointments Chairpersons were today appointed to the Local Emergency Coordination Committees. Appointments are as follows: Cr. Newman – … [Read more...]

Council Meeting Snapshot


Here’s a quick look at the key issues discussed at yesterday’s Maranoa Council meeting: • Customer Request Policy With the implementation of a new Customer Request System about to occur, Council adopted the new Customer Request Policy, incorporating a new Customer Service Charter, with the aim … [Read more...]

Maranoa Council Meeting Snapshot


Here’s the key issues discussed at this week’s Council meeting in Roma. Heavy Vehicle Safety and Productivity Program: Funding Council resolved to apply for funding for two projects under the Australian Government’s Heavy Vehicle Safety and Productivity Program: -Roma Saleyards – … [Read more...]