Council Awards Twin Tenders

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Goondiwindi Mayor Graeme Scheu today announced that the tenders for the kerbside collection and the Goondiwindi landfill were awarded to E & E Waste and Proterra Group respectively.   Following the reassessment of financial workings, this proposal showed up as the best result for … [Read more...]

Council Repeals Waste Decision

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An independent consultant will now be appointed to review tenders for Goondiwindi Regional Council’s collection of kerbside waste and another for the management of the Goondiwindi landfill site. The decision follows Council’s moves to repeal its July 12 appointment of JJ Richards to the two … [Read more...]

Mayor Outlines Council’s Waste Tender Processes

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In the wake of community discussion concerning this weeks’ Council decision on awarding waste tenders to JJ Richards, Mayor Graeme Scheu outlines some of the key points to the process. Here’s the Mayors’ statement in its entirety. “In April this year, Goondiwindi Regional Council called for … [Read more...]

Council Talks Garbage

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Goodniwndi Regional Council has today awarded contracts for the collection of kerbside waste and the management of its Goondiwindi landfill. JJ Richards has won both tenders. The current Council contracts expire on 31 December 2017 and had to be re-designed to include a kerbside recycling … [Read more...]

Littering from Vehicles

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Council is urging locals to cover up…   Their rubbish loads that is. Councillor Rob Mackenzie says it’s important that dump visitors ensure they cover their loads when transporting waste to avoid materials being dislodged and inadvertently littering the area. “Not only is littering visually … [Read more...]

$ 5.48 million more Southern Border Region

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Southern Border councils have been delivered a major Budget windfall with an extra $5.48 million over two years allocated to the region through the Works for Queensland Program. Every council in the region will benefit with additional funds allocated to: • Goondiwindi Regional Council – $1.37 … [Read more...]