August 2015

Voted in a poll 20th Aug 2015 3:50 PM

Commented on a story 20th Aug 2015 7:50 AM

ROCKHAMPTON Regional Mayor Margaret Strelow is not prepared to let flood mitigation drop off the agenda.

Flood mitigation still key issue for Rockhampton

"Levee around the airport, your kidding right? It gets closed for a few days once in a blue moon, big..."

Commented on a story 19th Aug 2015 8:00 AM

ROCKHAMPTON Regional Mayor Margaret Strelow is not prepared to let flood mitigation drop off the agenda.

Flood mitigation still key issue for Rockhampton

""The council's proposed $48 million levee bank in South Rockhampton to protect more than 1000 homes and..."

Commented on a story 19th Aug 2015 8:00 AM

ROCKHAMPTON Regional Mayor Margaret Strelow is not prepared to let flood mitigation drop off the agenda.

Flood mitigation still key issue for Rockhampton

"I'm confused. Complainers moan about flood mitigation for 1000 homes on the south side so those..."

Commented on a story 17th Aug 2015 6:54 AM

ROBERT Holmes’ satisfaction levels, of Rockhampton Regional Council’s performance, since de-amalgamation, are between moderate and high.

Ratepayer satisfied with the council’s performance

"It always amazes me how high the rates are in Rocky* and how those who happen to own an investment..."

Commented on a story 17th Aug 2015 6:54 AM

THE Parkhurst growth corridor is set to handle North Rockhampton’s residential needs beyond 2020 but there are no guarantees it will be enough.

Parkhurst growth corridor set to cater to residential needs

"Yeah because Rocky needs more houses....NOT. It already has an overbuilding problem, 500 available..."

July 2015

Commented on a story 22nd Jul 2015 1:11 PM

THE Capricorn Conservation Council has warned the Fitzroy River could suffer environmental catastrophe if a Rookwood weir was built and another raised.

Fears for ‘mighty Fitzroy’ if upstream weirs approved

"But will it mitigate the flooding issues Rockhampton currently experiences?"

Commented on a story 21st Jul 2015 10:18 AM

THE number of Rockhampton insolvencies has increased 24.5% between the months of December 2014 and March 2015.

Rockhampton insolvency rates up from the last quarter

"And who has the spare money to pay double or more from Australian producers or sellers Gedna? Just now..."

Commented on a story 16th Jul 2015 1:24 PM

THE Rockhampton Police Traffic Branch boss had just booked a speeding cab driver, who we tailed in an undercover police car along Queen Elizabeth Dve.

VIDEO: Cabbie speeds, pulls up in ambulance driveway

"Looks like the cop did a u-turn on a double line on that video."

Commented on a story 1st Jul 2015 10:01 AM

ROCKHAMPTON Regional Council has just handed down its rate rise for the 2015-2016 budget.

Rocky council hands down its rate rise - lowest this century

"A change of fee name does not make it legal Margaret and while RRC was not taken to court it was shown..."

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