Media Releases

Council to receive funds to fight illegal dumping

January 29, 2020

The Palaszczuk Government is providing $145,438 in funding to Moreton Bay Regional Council to help crack down on illegal dumping.

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Step-free access for Strathpine station

January 24, 2020

The Palaszczuk Government’s Strathpine train station upgrade has reached a major milestone, with the station’s new lifts now complete. Member for Pine Rivers Nikki Boyd said it was great to see the new footbridge now fully-functional and benefiting the local community, ahead of schedule.

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New U-turn on Gympie Road

December 15, 2019

Road users can look forward to improved safety and traffic flow at the intersection of Gympie Road and Buckby Street at Strathpine, near Pine Rivers State High School.

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Holy Spirit School to receive funding boost

December 07, 2019

Member for Pine Rivers, Nikki Boyd, has today announced over $386,000 in non-state school capital assistance funding for Holy Spirit School at Bray Park. The funding will provide for the demolition of three multipurpose areas and a prep room plus the construction of a prep room, storage area and covered area. The funding will also assist with site works, building services, furniture, equipment and professional fees.

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Life-saving traffic tech for Pine Rivers

December 06, 2019

Award-winning technology which automatically triggers green lights for specially equipped emergency vehicles has been rolled out at 31 intersections in Pine Rivers. Member for Pine Rivers Nikki Boyd said Emergency Vehicle Priority (EVP) technology had been progressively installed at intersections in Pine Rivers managed by Transport and Main Roads (TMR).

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Pine Rivers schools to be fully air conditioned

November 25, 2019

All state schools in the Pine Rives area will be now be cooler as the Palaszczuk Government supercharges its schools air-conditioning program.

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