local government

'Drunk KFC run' lands mayor in watch house: court

premium_icon 'Drunk KFC run' lands mayor in watch house: court

It is alleged Smith mounted a gutter and hit a car and a tree

‘No option’: Logan Council to be sacked

premium_icon ‘No option’: Logan Council to be sacked

Local Government minister will move to sack embattled council

Council candidate training, donation change in new state law

premium_icon Council candidate training, donation change in new state law

The reforms, revealed today, stem from the CCC's Belcarra probe

State Government stands firm on council election reforms

premium_icon State Government stands firm on council election reforms

Why council bid to block voting changes has failed

Gympie's council divisions are getting a shake-up

premium_icon Gympie's council divisions are getting a shake-up

City's growth prompts redraw of councillors' lines.

Council watchdog proposes changes to online code of conduct

premium_icon Council watchdog proposes changes to online code of conduct

It comes after multiple complaints to the OIA over social media use

Call to ‘dissolve’ Queensland council

premium_icon Call to ‘dissolve’ Queensland council

Disgruntled residents call for southeast Queensland council to go

Why council hasn't been forced into administration

premium_icon Why council hasn't been forced into administration

Office of Local Government said it is being "monitored carefully.”

Mayor's plea for increased federal grants

premium_icon Mayor's plea for increased federal grants

Mayor Mark Jamieson says councils need more federal assistance

Curran at odds with State plan for council voting

premium_icon Curran at odds with State plan for council voting

Mayor "strongly opposed” to changing election law.

Councils have bad name but the rot is at the top - the LGAQ

premium_icon Councils have bad name but the rot is at the top - the LGAQ

"The trouble with divisions is the quality of the elected person”

Mayor’s secret meeting over sacked CEO

premium_icon Mayor’s secret meeting over sacked CEO

The mayor invited councillors to his home to avoid a record of entry

Council boss’s sacking plotted in secret group chats

premium_icon Council boss’s sacking plotted in secret group chats

Sharon Kelsey is suing the mayor and several councillors

Rogue councillors’ worst nightmare has arrived

premium_icon Rogue councillors’ worst nightmare has arrived

"We will be moving to hold them to account"

Councillors question public care factor on voting system

premium_icon Councillors question public care factor on voting system

Is Gympie division debate matter of import or beat up?

Gympie CEO's spending power could soar 350%

premium_icon Gympie CEO's spending power could soar 350%

How much power should unelected officials get?

A fifth of Gympie's 82 timber bridges have had better days

premium_icon A fifth of Gympie's 82 timber bridges have had better days

Call for permanent funding in wake of new report.

Council orders widow to remove  husband’s tribute

premium_icon Council orders widow to remove husband’s tribute

The path was built in memory of her husband

Fallen mayor’s night of wine, whisky and song

premium_icon Fallen mayor’s night of wine, whisky and song

Smith has been suspended as Logan mayor

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