Volunteers are our community champions

Last week I shared with you an update about Logan's first Local Government Disaster Management Group meeting for the year, and how volunteers were the champions after the Christmas storms. Today I want to te...

Community spirit shines in disaster review

As I sit down to write this, I’ve just wrapped up chairing Logan’s first Local Government Disaster Management Group meeting for the year. It brings together representatives from all the big acronym agencies ...

Open door policy for our community youth

Ordinary Council is the most formal meeting we hold each month. It's where councillors vote to endorse the recommendations from committees, and it is literally where the decisions are made. There is a lot of ...

NFL Flag schools tournament at Logan

Logan is the youngest, most diverse and fastest growing city in Queensland… and I believe the most talented too. Council has partnered with the National Football League of America for an amazing sporting opp...

Safe housing on top of priority list

I’ve just wrapped up a series of meetings with the council of Mayors of South East Queensland. We get more done by working together as a region (even though Logan is the best!). Topics that we covered inc...

Making society safer for women

May is Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Month - and at a recent candlelight vigil for survivors outside the Logan Entertainment Centre, I had a chance to reflect on what that means for our city. On av...

Grass galore: mowing mayhem across city

The rain, humidity and sunshine we’ve been experiencing over the past few months also happens to be the perfect weather for grass to grow quickly. I felt like every time I looked away for a minute my yard ne...

Council is getting down to business

Your new Logan council is getting straight to work. As part of that, we’ve just appointed some important roles. I’m pleased to announce Scott Bannan is your new Deputy Mayor and the Chair of the City Infr...

Eco-friendly upgrade

There’s a field of fresh green grass at Underwood Park in Priestdale where an incredible transformation is taking place. Council is trialling a new type of mulch and seed mixture that not only increases gras...

Flood inquiry and floodwater warning

I hope you have all been having safe and happy school holidays. Unfortunately for Logan families, we had to postpone the ImagiNation Children’s Festival until May, with heavy rain over the weekend. At the...