Politics

Govt accepts report into CCC activity

The state government has responded to a June report into the activities of the Queensland Crime and Corruption Commission. While the government accepted most of the committee's recommendations, it was made c...

Community Benefit fund becomes accessible

Changes have been made to Logan City Council’s Community Benefit Fund to make it more accessible. Governance Chair Councillor Natalie Willcocks said Council was committed to good governance and transparency ...

Report: CCC mishandled investigation

THERE are mounting calls for sacked Logan City councillors to receive compensation after a report found last week the investigation which led to their sacking had been mishandled. The report, handed down follo...

Call to sack CCC boss

A probe into the conduct of Queensland's powerful corruption watchdog has heard the Parliamentary Crime and Corruption Committee (PCCC) could recommend the sacking of the man largely responsible for managing ev...

Beenleigh library closed during November

Beenleigh Library is set for a cool facelift. The library will be closed during November to allow for air-conditioning units to be installed. During the closure, limited services will be provided at a tem...

New MP gets feet under the desk

James Martin has embarked on his second week running the seat of Stretton after succeeding the late Duncan Pegg in a by-election at the end of July. Mr Martin won a majority vote on July 24 to continue the L...

Watchdog power ‘a worry’

A former Logan councillor is worried about additional funding to boost the might of Queensland's local government watchdog. The state government announced $1.3 million over two years to support 8 positions i...