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Mayor under fire over Inland Rail intervention

premium_icon Mayor under fire over Inland Rail intervention

He is facing a misconduct allegation over his Inland Rail dealings.

‘Only the wealthy can run for council now’

premium_icon ‘Only the wealthy can run for council now’

Political leaders slam developer donation ban for council candidates

Corrupt conduct uncovered among Toowoomba council officers

premium_icon Corrupt conduct uncovered among Toowoomba council officers

Corruption probes find evidence against five council officers

Sacked Fraser Coast Mayor

Sacked Fraser Coast Mayor

Chris Loft speaking outside court.

IPSWICH CRISIS: Councillors stunned by news of dismissal

premium_icon IPSWICH CRISIS: Councillors stunned by news of dismissal

Councillors and senior staff gathered around a television to watch

'Dismissal of council possible': Minister seeks legal advice

premium_icon 'Dismissal of council possible': Minister seeks legal advice

Hinchliffe considering government action against Ipswich council

Queensland’s most ridiculous council fines

premium_icon Queensland’s most ridiculous council fines

Releasing a helium balloon can cost $252 and you’d better think twice before...

Senior Ipswich council employee resigns

Senior Ipswich council employee resigns

The QT understands his contract was coming up for renewal

Stunning rates bungle: Judge tells council to pay up

Stunning rates bungle: Judge tells council to pay up

Three years of rates in disarray

Council mergers: Did they actually save us money?

Council mergers: Did they actually save us money?

A decade on from council mergers, was the pain worth it?

Minister dodges questions on Loft's appeal

Minister dodges questions on Loft's appeal

Mr Loft was yesterday due to appeal in the Supreme Court on Tuesday.

HISTORIC: Loft first mayor in Queensland to be sacked

premium_icon HISTORIC: Loft first mayor in Queensland to be sacked

Minister Hinchliffe made the decision 10am Friday.

Public survey to focus on Council's handling of RTI requests

Public survey to focus on Council's handling of RTI requests

Residents encouraged to provide feedback during consultation phase

Councils seek more control over Airbnb

Councils seek more control over Airbnb

Councillors felt strongly about this issue - voting 166 to 23.

A disgrace: Calls for double lane hwy from Gympie to Cairns

A disgrace: Calls for double lane hwy from Gympie to Cairns

LNP politician grilled on state of the Bruce Hwy

Flying foxes causing a fracas for councils

Flying foxes causing a fracas for councils

'There must be a way': Plan to deal with flying foxes

Paid parking expanded across Sunshine Coast

Paid parking expanded across Sunshine Coast

Warning new measures will hurt small businesses

Controversial development approved despite exceeding height limits

Controversial development approved despite exceeding height...

Development beyond height limits will go ahead

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