State election submission

The Toowoomba Region is one of Queensland’s most vibrant and diverse regional communities. The area is experiencing unprecedented growth, with the current rate of development, testament to the region’s potential.

Our task, as a local government, is to provide the community’s essential services in an economically responsible manner and Council believes that further investment by the State Government is vital in allowing the community to seize the wealth of opportunity before us.

The priority projects included in this submission are initiatives that will enhance Toowoomba’s economic strength and improve the lifestyle of our residents as our community moves into an exciting new chapter.

  • Warrego Highway Flood Mitigation Program
    Upgrading of James Street Culverts on East and West Creeks
    (Toowoomba South; Toowoomba North)
  • Further funding for the next stage of the Toowoomba Railway Parklands
    Urban Renewal Project and PDA (Toowoomba North)
  • Highfields / Gowrie Growth Areas Connection Project (Toowoomba North)
  • Toowoomba Enterprise Hub Central Precinct Connection Project (Condamine)
    (O’Mara Road to Toowoomba-Cecil Plains Road – Business Case in development). Proceeding to next stage of consideration under State’s Maturing the Infrastructure Pipeline Program
  • Bowenville-Moola Rd, Dalby-Nungil Rd and Bowenville-Norwin Rd Upgrades Project

Toowoomba Regional Council looks forward to working with the 56th Parliament of Queensland to make the Toowoomba Region an even better place to live, work and play. 

- Paul Antonio, Mayor - Toowoomba Regional Council


Related document

State election submission 2017