Media Releases

Alternative approach aims to rekindle love of learning

March 01, 2019

Eleven North Brisbane schools, led by Pine Rivers State High School, have secured funding to deliver an alternative educational program to help disengaged students rediscover their love of learning.

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Green light given for busy Strathpine roundabout removal

February 05, 2019

A complete overhaul will begin in coming weeks at the Dixon Street Intersection on Gympie Road, Strathpine replacing a busy roundabout and two signalised pedestrian lights with a single signalised intersection.

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Plan to reduce congestion at Bald Hills

December 11, 2018

People in Bald Hills will be consulted on plans to reduce congestion at the Strathpine Road and Gympie Arterial Road interchange. “This interchange averages two serious crashes a year and we urgently need a new approach to traffic management for the roughly 4000 vehicles that use the interchange during peak hour.”

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Boyd calls on Energex to protect local customers

November 02, 2018

Representatives of the Residents Committee at the complex, which is located in Price Court, initially contacted Energex with a request for the box to be shifted to a safer location as it is currently located dangerously close to a unit driveway, without any safety protections.

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Boyd calls for progress on Linkfield Rd

October 22, 2018

In the last state budget Member for Pine Rivers, Nikki Boyd MP, secured a funding commitment to a new traffic slip-lane on Linkfield Rd at Carseldine. “The slip-lane onramp extension will help ease congestion at a key choke point.” Ms Boyd said. “It is a good short-term solution however we need it sooner rather than later.”

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Peter Dutton: Out of touch on Infrastructure

October 19, 2018

“Peter Dutton has had 17 years to fix Youngs Crossing Road, to duplicate Linkfield Road, to create more parking at Ferny Grove Rail Station and to contribute to vital transport infrastructure projects in our community.”

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