Search:



Easy way to have your say about Moreton Bay Region projects

Posted: 11am 22 Feb 2021

It will be easier for residents to have their say about council projects with the launch of a new portal to keep them up to date.

Mayor Peter Flannery says using the new Your Say Moreton Bay website is as easy as entering your postcode, and the search engine will identify projects open for consultation nearby.

“We hope this new innovative, interactive, and intuitive platform attracts greater public participation in decisions that impact the community,” Mayor Flannery says.

Consultation comes to you

“In the past, people had to go online to see what consultation was open; now the consultation comes to you, tailored to the topics and areas you’re interested in.”

Mayor Flannery says Your Say Moreton Bay won’t replace face-to-face information sessions.

“In fact we’ve recruited a new community engagement team to ensure Council is out and active in your community to hear your feedback on the work we’re doing,” he says.

“This new way of working and gathering information will enrich our decision-making processes through survey data, polls, forum discussions and opportunities to share stories, pictures and ideas.

Guided by the community

“(We) want to ensure that, even when making the tough decisions, we are at all times guided by the values and expectations of our community.”

Mayor Flannery says the portal will allow residents to help shape future community precincts, parks and recreation facilities, main road upgrades, conservation projects and developments.

Consultations open for community feedback include the Albany Creek, Morayfield and Deception Bay skate park concept designs, streetscape improvements and road rehabilitation works concept plan at Elliott St, Caboolture, the Hills District Community Place and the Coastal Hazard Adaptions Strategy.

To find our more click here.

Read more local news here.

Share

Trending

After 30 years, Santo says 'it's right time to stop'

Santo Perna has played a vital, but often unseen, role at Redcliffe Little Athletics. However, the 73 year old has called time on his labour of love.…

Mayor-elect Peter Flannery has hit the ground running

The world, and indeed the Moreton Bay Region, is a different place since Peter Flannery launched his campaign to be mayor of our region.…

More you might like:

Trending

Local News   •   15-10-2021  •   Nick Crockford

Donations flood in for Redcliffe Hospital's Giving Day

The first Redcliffe Hospital Giving Day was a “roaring success” with the latest figure showing more than $158,000 had been raised.…

Local News   •   14-10-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Work starts on Newport Marketplace

Stage one of Newport Marketplace will take shape in the coming months with construction now underway and major tenants locked in. Take a virtual tour and see who's moving in...…

Local News   •   13-10-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Talks ‘progressing nicely’ with Bennett

The Dolphins have secured the 17th NRL licence, but the hard work starts now as they look to secure a coach and finalise their logo and colours. The club revealed it’s in talks with super coach Wayne Bennett during a press conference this afternoon. Here’s what you need to know.…

Local News   •   13-10-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Get ready for Christmas Carols in the Moreton Bay Region

‘Tis almost the season to be jolly, with the countdown now on to Christmas in the Moreton Bay Region. So, warm up your vocal cords and get ready for four big Christmas carols events.…

Local News   •   13-10-2021  •   Kylie Knight

NRL club 74 years in the making

From humble beginnings in 1947 at the Redcliffe Showgrounds to the rugby league powerhouse it is today, the Dolphins has been the club of champions, legends of the game who have gone on to represent their state and country.…

Local News   •   13-10-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Dolphins NRL bid: We did it!

It’s now official … the Dolphins will be the NRL’s 17th team. The ARL Commission has just announced the news following an exhaustive bid process and grassroots community campaign to bring a team to the Moreton Bay Region.…

Your free local community newspaper, home delivered fortnightly.

Read Latest Edition

Close