Council appoints new CEO

Townsville City Council has endorsed the appointment of Mike Chiodo to the position of Chief Executive Officer – subject to contracts being executed.

New promenade to connect Townsville sports, culture and entertainment

Townsville’s waterfront is set to undergo a major facelift off the back of funding through Round 4 of the Palaszczuk Government’s successful $295 million Building our Regions (BoR) program.

Townsville lithium-ion battery plant charging ahead

Two Townsville-based firms have joined the project team to build the lithium-ion battery plant proposed for the city.

Riverway restoration underway

Townsville City Council is advising residents that work has begun to repair damage at the Riverway Lagoons and Arts Centre.

Council uses aerial surveying to progress CBD developments

Townsville City Council has used aerial surveying to map Central Park and the Stadium Precinct to help progress detailed designs for future developments.

Out of this world Joe Kirwan Park upgrade to create up to 10 local jobs

The upgrades to Joe Kirwan Park are well underway with the installation of new fitness equipment complete and a basketball court currently being constructed.

Shoalmarra Drive intersection upgrade to improve road safety

Townsville City Council is beginning work to upgrade a black spot intersection with a new roundabout on 18 March.

Community urged to have their say on Mount Louisa Masterplan

Over 100 residents had their say on Townsville City Council’s Mount Louisa Open Space Masterplan at community consultation at Willows Shopping Centre this weekend.

Council activating Mount Louisa

Townsville City Council is starting the transformation of Mount Louisa into an activity and recreation hub.

Council welcomes the help of good Samaritans

Not-for-profit organisation, Samaritan’s Purse, is working with recovery teams to help uninsured Townsville residents recover from the flood.

King tide expected early next week

Townsville City Council is asking residents to take precautions before the predicted king tide starting early next week.

Work continues on Townsville pipeline project

A crucial piece of specialised equipment is progressing work on the pipeline project.

Locals asked to help beaches bounce back after unprecedented floods

The Townsville Local Recovery and Resilience Group (TLRRG) and Townsville City Council are looking for assistance from the community to help Townsville’s beaches bounce back after the unprecedented floods.

Esplanade upgrade creates pathway for local jobs

Walkers, runners and cyclists will soon be enjoying a refurbished bike and footpath along the Esplanade at Pallarenda – with works underway to upgrade the path between Maskell St and Walter Nisbet Park.

Townsville Local Disaster Management Group moves to Stand Down

The Townsville Local Disaster Management Group (TLDMG) moved to Stand Down yesterday following the unprecedented flood.

Council striving to be simpler, faster, better

Townsville City Council continues striving to improve openness and transparency throughout the organisation.

Name our Northern Fringe Festival mascot!

Townsville City Council is calling all locals to have their say on what our Northern Fringe Festival mascot should be named.

CBD parking back to normal from Monday

Townsville City Council is reverting back to normal CBD parking arrangements from Monday 18 March.

Council working with flood-affected sports clubs

Townsville City Council is urging flood-affected sports clubs to reach out for help.

Mayor to lead insurance roundtable

Townsville Mayor Jenny Hill is convening a roundtable of insurance company representatives and local industry groups to discuss issues with the flood recovery.