New Toowoomba Region Heritage Advisory Committee members announced

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) this week (November 17) announced the new community members who will serve on Council’s Heritage Advisory Committee (HAC). The appointment of Dr Anthony Simmons, Ti...

Strategic plan review starts to service growing communities

A review of a key Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) strategic plan that forms part of the Planning Scheme will be progressed to more efficiently service the region’s growing communities with essentia...

TRC to prepare a new Planning Scheme to cater for future growth

Strategic planning is progressing to ensure the Toowoomba Region remains an attractive lifestyle destination that caters for employment and population growth that is forecast for the next 30 years. T...

Young achievers encouraged to apply for 2021 W. H. Groom scholarship

Young Toowoomba Region tertiary students with a passion for community, sporting or cultural pursuits are encouraged to apply for the 2021 W. H. Groom scholarship. The Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC)...

Preparation of new Planning Scheme to cater for future growth

Strategic planning is progressing to ensure the Toowoomba Region remains an attractive lifestyle destination that caters for employment and population growth that is forecast for the next 30 years. T...

Strategic plan review recommended to service growing communities

A review of a key Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) strategic plan that forms part of the Planning Scheme has been recommended to more efficiently service the region’s growing communities with essent...

Toowoomba Region kids needed to help create Healthy Towns

Toowoomba Region children and their parents or guardians have a unique chance to help the environment and make whole communities healthier by participating in a pilot project designed to highlight opp...

TRC offers workshops, digital marketing support to small business

Small and medium business owners and managers are invited to take advantage of subsidised training courses starting in December that are designed to improve business skills and digital marketing exper...

Have Your Say on the Yandilla Street pedestrian crossing

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is asking the Pittsworth community to have its say on a proposed pedestrian crossing for Yandilla Street. TRC Infrastructure Services portfolio leader Cr Melissa Tayl...

Toowoomba artist Maree Cameron shares Creative Interpretation of rural Queensland

Toowoomba artist Maree Cameron is preparing to unveil a new body of work, Creative Interpretation, which will be on display at the Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery from Saturday, November 7 to Sunday, D...

TRC mattress processing trial to divert 3000 items from landfill

A Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) mattress processing trial starting in November is expected to divert at least 3000 items from landfill per year when fully operational. TRC Water and Waste portfoli...

Tenders invited for Highfields library, community facility design and construction

Tenders have been invited for the design and construction of a Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) library, customer service centre and community meeting facility at 32 and 38 O’Brien Road in Highfield...

TRC to proceed with joint procurement for waste, recyclables collection contract

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) will continue to investigate cost savings that could be achieved by moving to a new procurement approach for the next waste collection service contract. TRC’s Octob...

Lend a hand to plan 2021 Australia Day community celebrations

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is keen to hear from residents who are happy to throw their hat in the ring and have a burl at planning 2021 TRC-run community Australia Day celebrations around the re...

Region’s first Tier 2 waste facility close to opening at Kleinton

Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) newest Waste Management Facility is moving closer to opening with the capping of the existing Kleinton landfill completed. Residents will be redirected through a ...

Bridge Street Quarry Development Advisory Committee members named

A community advisory committee that is charged with advising Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) on the future development of the Bridge Street Quarry, including funding options, is a step closer to star...

Joint procurement proposed with Western Downs for waste and recyclables collection contract

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is investigating cost savings that could be achieved by moving to a new procurement approach for the next waste collection service contract. TRC’s Water and Waste C...

Book a Friday appointment to meet Toowoomba Region Councillors

Toowoomba Region Councillors this month resume their schedule of Friday community visits to personally speak with residents across the region. Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Environment and Communi...

Development application lodged for new Highfields library and community facility

A development application has been lodged to construct a library, customer service centre and community meeting facility at 32 and 38 O’Brien Road, Highfields. Toowoomba Regional Council Environmen...

Nominate community achievers for a 2021 Toowoomba Region Australia Day award

Toowoomba Region residents are invited to recognise the good deeds performed by fellow citizens during a trying year by nominating them for Toowoomba Regional Council’s (TRC) 2021 Australia Day awar...