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Toowoomba Chronicle
Turnbull promising $594m for Inland Rail projectvowed to spend $594 million on the Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail project fr
Turnbull promising $594m for Inland Rail project
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
vowed to spend $594 million on the Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail project from 2017 to 2020. The project was on top of Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio's wish list. Once built, each train that travels the freight line is expected... Read more
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Queensland Times
Turnbull promising $594m for Inland Rail projectvowed to spend $594 million on the Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail project fr
Turnbull promising $594m for Inland Rail project
Queensland Times / Posted 7 hours ago
vowed to spend $594 million on the Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail project from 2017 to 2020. The project was on top of Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio's wish list. Once built, each train that travels the freight line is expected... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Turnbull promising $594m for Inland Rail projectvowed to spend $594 million on the Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail project fr
Turnbull promising $594m for Inland Rail project
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 hours ago
vowed to spend $594 million on the Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail project from 2017 to 2020. The project was on top of Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio's wish list. Once built, each train that travels the freight line is expected... Read more
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News Mail
Turnbull promising $594m for Inland Rail projectvowed to spend $594 million on the Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail project fr
Turnbull promising $594m for Inland Rail project
News Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
vowed to spend $594 million on the Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail project from 2017 to 2020. The project was on top of Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio's wish list. Once built, each train that travels the freight line is expected... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Turnbull promising $594m for Inland Rail projectvowed to spend $594 million on the Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail project fr
Turnbull promising $594m for Inland Rail project
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 hours ago
vowed to spend $594 million on the Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail project from 2017 to 2020. The project was on top of Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio's wish list. Once built, each train that travels the freight line is expected... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
New service station coming to growing suburbTOOWOOMBA Regional Council has approved a new petrol station that will supply a
New service station coming to growing suburb
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
TOOWOOMBA Regional Council has approved a new petrol station that will supply an under-serviced entry to our city. To be built on a vacant lot at the intersection of Anzac Ave and Alderley St, the Freedom Fuel station will be developed by Knox... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Eyesores that blight city and embarrass touristsof Flowers visitors comment to me on how disgraceful this whole area looks, esp
Eyesores that blight city and embarrass tourists
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
of Flowers visitors comment to me on how disgraceful this whole area looks, especially being on the entry to Toowoomba city" Mr Walton questioned why Toowoomba Regional Council had not done something before to force the owners to clean up the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Boundary St Upgrade Project to connect to the bypassTOOWOOMBA Regional Council will upgrade a section of Boundary St to allow a dir
Boundary St Upgrade Project to connect to the bypass
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
TOOWOOMBA Regional Council will upgrade a section of Boundary St to allow a direct route to the new Toowoomba Second Range Crossing. Council has not released the cost of the project that will start in June and be completed in sections over the next... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Foodie markets set to be treat for tastebudshighly anticipated event was originally planned to be held on March 18 but was
Foodie markets set to be treat for tastebuds
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
highly anticipated event was originally planned to be held on March 18 but was cancelled just days out. It came after the Toowoomba Regional Council made the decision not to allow vehicles including food vans on the Civic Precinct grass. The... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld town faces fourth trip to ballot boxpreselection be successful. But a more likely scenario was that the best-place
Qld town faces fourth trip to ballot box
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
preselection be successful. But a more likely scenario was that the best-placed non-elected candidate at last month's Toowoomba Regional Council election would be appointed in Nancy Sommerfield's place. The people of Toowoomba could face four... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
First stage of Highfields housing estate almost readythe selected builders for stage one of the development." The first two stages
First stage of Highfields housing estate almost ready
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
the selected builders for stage one of the development." The first two stages of the 10 stage master-plan were approved by Toowoomba Regional Council in February. Stages one and two will see 104 lots being developed, starting July. The largest... Read more
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Queensland Times
Group lobbies State to open Rail Trail at Brassallshe said. "The trail goes through Ipswich City Council, Somerset Regional Coun
Group lobbies State to open Rail Trail at Brassall
Queensland Times / Posted 6 days ago
she said. "The trail goes through Ipswich City Council, Somerset Regional Council, South Burnett Regional Council and Toowoomba Regional Council. "There is another section which is yet to be completed and the Palaszczuk Government has... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
OUR SAY: Gas mining lights fire in regionnot only for farming communities but also for those living in towns and cities.
OUR SAY: Gas mining lights fire in region
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
not only for farming communities but also for those living in towns and cities. Think back to not so long ago when the Toowoomba Regional Council made the difficult decision to hook up the Wivenhoe Dam pipeline. It is a cost that still haunts... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Green light for major Toowoomba retail, lifestyle centreground into a lifestyle centre complete with tavern supermarket, gym and child
Green light for major Toowoomba retail, lifestyle centre
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
ground into a lifestyle centre complete with tavern supermarket, gym and child care has been given the green light. Toowoomba Regional Council planning officers have recommended the DGM Group development in Glenvale be approved. Council's... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Finding work a challenge in Toowoomba despite growthalmost two out of three people believe they don't get enough support. This tie
Finding work a challenge in Toowoomba despite growth
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
almost two out of three people believe they don't get enough support. This ties in with 63% of people agreeing that Toowoomba Regional Council supports the needs of big businesses more than it supports smaller communities in the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
JOBS, HEALTH, DRUGS: The issues that matter in Toowoombahe said. A focus on job creation, better health systems and more entertainment
JOBS, HEALTH, DRUGS: The issues that matter in Toowoomba
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
he said. A focus on job creation, better health systems and more entertainment is what residents want the new Toowoomba Regional Council to act on. According to the survey, residents have concerns about all topics, especially when it... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Mayor reveals Toowoomba region wishlist for federal budgetTOOWOOMBA Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio has announced his federal budget
Mayor reveals Toowoomba region wishlist for federal budget
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
TOOWOOMBA Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio has announced his federal budget wishlist for the region. It's no surprise funding for the Inland Rail project is the main driver for Cr Antonio's vision for the region. Other hopes include money for... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
It’s finally time to say goodbye to Toowoomba eyesorea fast food precinct. Construction on the project was due to start in October
It’s finally time to say goodbye to Toowoomba eyesore
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
a fast food precinct. Construction on the project was due to start in October 2014 after receiving final approval by the Toowoomba Regional Council. It was scheduled to be completed by early 2015 but works were stalled, with the site remaining... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Chamber chat: 2016 is certainly flying byof the region's key players in the continued development of the city and its su
Chamber chat: 2016 is certainly flying by
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
of the region's key players in the continued development of the city and its surrounds, including Grand Central and QIC, Toowoomba Regional Council and the Toowoomba Surat Basin Enterprise (to name a few). From these discussions and newly... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Toowoomba intersection to close for new roundaboutuntil completion in June. The area will also have reduced speed conditions as
Toowoomba intersection to close for new roundabout
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
until completion in June. The area will also have reduced speed conditions as a safety measure during construction. Toowoomba Regional Council Infrastructure Services General Manager Mike Brady said motorists should use alternative routes... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
St Vincent’s patients enjoy gorgeous new art exhibitionits entrance 2 foyer area throughout each year. Chief executive officer Kathry
St Vincent’s patients enjoy gorgeous new art exhibition
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
its entrance 2 foyer area throughout each year. Chief executive officer Kathryn McKeefry said she was pleased to welcome Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor, newly re-elected councillors and new councillors plus other distinguished guests to the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
LETTER: Dogs barkingI HAVE a complaint about the council; that is the Toowoomba Regional Council.
LETTER: Dogs barking
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
I HAVE a complaint about the council; that is the Toowoomba Regional Council. In the past we've received letters from the council, and yes I know it's not the elected members of the council, however, it's their officers. The complaint from council... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Region's 5 most dangerous black spots to be upgradedSpot Program funding will address: Intersection of Drayton Rd and West St, Too
Region's 5 most dangerous black spots to be upgraded
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
Spot Program funding will address: Intersection of Drayton Rd and West St, Toowoomba: $1.35m to install traffic signals. Toowoomba Regional Council will also contribute $250,000 to this $1.6 million project; 4.5km section of 4AK Road between... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Another sod bites the dust on Second Range Crossingand huts have been set up at Hermitage Rd for staff ahead of vegetation clearin
Another sod bites the dust on Second Range Crossing
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
and huts have been set up at Hermitage Rd for staff ahead of vegetation clearing and tree removal to begin this month. Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio is waiting in anticipation for the flow-on effects of the Toowoomba Second... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
BREAKING GROUND: Toowoomba bypass major works set to starthave now been set up with workers descending on the region ahead of the works b
BREAKING GROUND: Toowoomba bypass major works set to start
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
have now been set up with workers descending on the region ahead of the works beginning. Ministers, politicians and Toowoomba Regional Council members are all expected to don hard hats and hi-vis vests to attend the event, signifying the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
New deputy mayor calls for councillors to uniteand Cr Sommerfield were also pitched as frontrunners for the deputy position.
New deputy mayor calls for councillors to unite
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
and Cr Sommerfield were also pitched as frontrunners for the deputy position. This will be Cr Taylor's third term with the Toowoomba Regional Council. Mayor Paul Antonio thanked Cr Mike Williams for his stewardship in the role of deputy mayor for... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
5 things our new council needs to get right from day 1of the Toowoomba Enterprise Hub will drive growth and create jobs over the next
5 things our new council needs to get right from day 1
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
of the Toowoomba Enterprise Hub will drive growth and create jobs over the next four years. But what about beyond that? Toowoomba Regional Council must work hard over the next term to ensure that once the construction boom is over, the region's... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Quota Toowoomba sews to help cancer patientsQuota Cares pillow cases ready to be filled with fragrant lavender. Photo Contr
Quota Toowoomba sews to help cancer patients
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
Quota Cares pillow cases ready to be filled with fragrant lavender. Photo Contributed Past grants from Easternwell and the Toowoomba Regional Council, together with club fundraising, have helped offset rising costs, especially for lavender which... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Nowruz’s Toowoomba celebrations a hitthe free event hosted by MDA and supported by Toowoomba Refugee and Migrant Sup
Nowruz’s Toowoomba celebrations a hit
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
the free event hosted by MDA and supported by Toowoomba Refugee and Migrant Support, Mercy Community Services and Toowoomba Regional Council, a hungry crowd feasted on traditional Afghan cuisine cooked by MDA’s Gathering of Women project,... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Community gets say on important CBD park upgradeTHE opinions of Toowoomba residents could be the decisive factor on how council
Community gets say on important CBD park upgrade
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
THE opinions of Toowoomba residents could be the decisive factor on how council upgrades an important inner-city park. Toowoomba Regional Council wants the community to have its say on plans to upgrade Cathro Park and develop a design master plan... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
New council meets to plan road aheadTHERE were three new faces among some more familiar as the newly elected Toowoo
New council meets to plan road ahead
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
THERE were three new faces among some more familiar as the newly elected Toowoomba Regional Council team met for the first time. In a closed meeting today, Mayor Paul Antonio and his new team of 10 discussed some of the technical aspects of council... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
New council's first job to elect deputy mayorTHE region's deputy mayor will be elected at the first meeting of Toowoomba Reg
New council's first job to elect deputy mayor
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
THE region's deputy mayor will be elected at the first meeting of Toowoomba Regional Council next Tuesday. The councillors will also learn from Mayor Paul Antonio which portfolios they will be overseeing at the meeting. Council is still deciding... Read more
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News Mail
Muslims meet with community over plans to rebuild mosquethe participants were police officers, community leaders, church representative
Muslims meet with community over plans to rebuild mosque
News Mail / Posted 28 days ago
the participants were police officers, community leaders, church representatives, and closest neighbours of the mosque. It is hoped the new mosque will accommodate up to 300 Muslims. A development application is before Toowoomba Regional Co... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Muslims meet with community over plans to rebuild mosquethe participants were police officers, community leaders, church representative
Muslims meet with community over plans to rebuild mosque
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
the participants were police officers, community leaders, church representatives, and closest neighbours of the mosque. It is hoped the new mosque will accommodate up to 300 Muslims. A development application is before Toowoomba Regional Co... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
ELECTION: Meet the new-look councils neighbouring regionRETURNED Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio has pledged to work with
ELECTION: Meet the new-look councils neighbouring region
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
RETURNED Toowoomba Regional Council Mayor Paul Antonio has pledged to work with his new counterparts across the region. And he has some new personalities to deal with. The 2016 Local Government Quadrennial Elections saw some major shake-ups of... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
New councillors humbled by vote as counting endsTHE Electoral Commission Queensland has declared the winners of the Toowoomba R
New councillors humbled by vote as counting ends
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
THE Electoral Commission Queensland has declared the winners of the Toowoomba Regional Council councillor election. The city's 10 new councillors are: Carol Taylor, Nancy Sommerfield, Geoff McDonald, Megan O'Hara Sullivan, James O'Shea, Mike... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Terminally ill man wants to set world record for fastest on a bikeit hits you. "Live every day to the best of your ability because you never kno
Terminally ill man wants to set world record for fastest on a bike
Brisbane Times / Posted 1 months ago
it hits you. "Live every day to the best of your ability because you never know when it is going to change." Mr Lang is in discussions with Toowoomba Regional Council and the Transport and Main Roads Department to try to make his dream a re... Read more

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