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‘He was poached’: Mayor says she will miss outgoing CEO

Premium Content ‘He was poached’: Mayor says she will miss outgoing CEO

CEO David Farmer will move on next month after resigning from Ipswich City...

Council CEO announces resignation

Premium Content Council CEO announces resignation

David Farmer’s departure as CEO comes on the back of recent scrutiny over council’s...

Upgrade of Orion shopping centre delayed by COVID-19

Premium Content Upgrade of Orion shopping centre delayed by COVID-19

A planned upgrade of Orion shopping centre in Springfield has been delayed due to...

‘A joke’: Tully slams irregular land valuations

Premium Content ‘A joke’: Tully slams irregular land valuations

The veteran councillor slammed the State Government for not providing the city with...

Smokers’ Alley renamed as part of CBD redevelopment

Premium Content Smokers’ Alley renamed as part of CBD redevelopment

The Ipswich mall laneway known widely as Smokers’ Alley has been renamed as part of...

Council says ‘significant progress’ made on mowing backlog

Premium Content Council says ‘significant progress’ made on mowing backlog

The council is exploring ways to make its system more efficient with residents...

Plans to build ‘retro’ car, dog wash submitted to council

Premium Content Plans to build ‘retro’ car, dog wash submitted to council

Plans for a new car wash facility complete with a ‘pooch pit’ have been submitted...

When cinema, food outlets are set to open in CBD precinct

Premium Content When cinema, food outlets are set to open in CBD precinct

The Nicholas Street Precinct is taking shape and new details have been revealed...

$1.8 million extension to reserve playground underway

Premium Content $1.8 million extension to reserve playground underway

Works have started on an extension of the children’s playground at the Redbank...

’Once in a lifetime’: How city can benefit from Olympics

Premium Content ’Once in a lifetime’: How city can benefit from Olympics

Ipswich will ‘undoubtedly benefit’ from south east Queensland hosting the Olympic...

New mental health, rehab unit for private hospital planned

Premium Content New mental health, rehab unit for private hospital planned

Plans to build a new mental health facility to support Ipswich’s private hospital...

Rail corridor recognised as national priority project

Premium Content Rail corridor recognised as national priority project

The Ipswich to Springfield rail corridor has been recognised by the Federal...

Construction of $80m solar farm tipped to create 100 jobs

Premium Content Construction of $80m solar farm tipped to create 100 jobs

The project in rural Ipswich was approved by Ipswich City Council last year. Here’s...

Fire crews to recieve improved access to at-risk bushland

Premium Content Fire crews to recieve improved access to at-risk bushland

Two major projects are set to improve the city’s resilience when bushfires hit

How Marburg playgroup is helping kids prepare for school

Premium Content How Marburg playgroup is helping kids prepare for school

A local playgroup has been successful in getting its first grant, which goes...

Proposed defence development to create 15 new jobs

Premium Content Proposed defence development to create 15 new jobs

Plans are in place to construct two huge warehouses for a major Australian Defence...

Cost of councillor support staff to top $1 million

Premium Content Cost of councillor support staff to top $1 million

Ipswich councillors are paid $122,400 a year on top of super and a car allowance.

Council settles legal battle with waste company

Premium Content Council settles legal battle with waste company

The council has settled a legal matter with a waste company, saving at least...

Woollen Mills unused six years after council purchase

Premium Content Woollen Mills unused six years after council purchase

There were grand plans to transform the heritage-listed property into a cultural...

Mass migration causes health fears for tourist attraction

Premium Content Mass migration causes health fears for tourist attraction

The Ipswich Nature Centre has been closed due to bats moving in

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