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For Queensland traffic and travel information, please call 131 940, visit the website www.131940.qld.gov.au or view the flyer.

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NEWS NEWS

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST CONTRACT WILD DOG TRAPPER

Council is seeking the services of an experienced contract wild dog trapper for a period of three (3) months. The successful applicant will work in the Jericho/Alpha area and is required to have all necessary equipment and licences. Remuneration will be by way of a retainer plus a bonus per scalp.

WATER AND SEWERAGE CUSTOMER SERVICE STANDARDS

As required under recent legislation, Council has established a customer service standard for its water supply and sewerage services which sets targets for a number of key performance indicators. The customer service standard also includes the process for service connections, billing, metering, accounting, customer consultation, complaints and dispute resolution.

GET READY QLD...AND STAY SAFE - DISASTER MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SESSIONS

Barcaldine Regional Council is holding community information sessions about disaster management and emergency preparation. We will show you how to like us on Facebook and find our wesbite, and how to obtain the latest updates for our region. We have invited the key people included in our Disaster Management Plan and will have copies of the Get Ready Fact Sheet.

PUBLIC NOTICE - 2015 BARCALDINE AUSTRALIA DAY CELEBRATIONS EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

Barcaldine Administration Office is seeking Expressions of Interest from Barcaldine community groups to host the 2015 Australia Day celebrations. In previous years there has been:- Mercantile Relay Triathlon Breakfast at the Pool Social Bowls Mixed Netball Competition

2015 AUSTRALIA DAY AWARDS

Nominations now open for the 2015 Barcaldine Regional Council Australia Day Awards. Categories * Citizen of the Year * Young Citizen of the Year * Community Event of the Year * Cultural Award * Sports Award * Volunteer of the Year

BRC SYSTEMATIC INSPECTION PROGRAM

Barcaldine Regional Council will, pursuant to section 134 of the Local Government Act 2009, be conducting a systematic inspection program of all properties within the Designated Town Areas of Alpha, Aramac, Barcaldine, Jericho and Muttaburra for the purpose of:

WILD DOG BAITING

Increase your baiting effectiveness Landholders must take reasonable steps to control wild dogs on their land and it must be done in accordance with poisons legislation. To optimise the uptake of poison baits, it is important to ensure that baits are placed strategically for effective control of Wild Dogs.

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT & EVENTS MANAGEMENT SERVICES

Barcaldine Regional Council would like to hear your thoughts, opinions and ideas on what we are doing right and how we can improve. As part of this process we will be conducting surveys with members of the community and look forward to your feedback. Council would really appreciate it if you could take a moment to complete the below survey.

REGIONAL ARTS DEVELOPMENT FUND

RADF is a partnership between local Councils and the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland to support local arts and culture. The successful long-running RADF program gives communities the flexibility to shape their own arts and cultural priorities.

GVK HANCOCK COAL PROJECT UPDATE

Inside this Issue: Extensive groundwater assessments, Land Court endorses assessments, Galilee Basin State Development Area, Alpha mine planning refinement, Geology & Coal Quality Key to the Galilee.