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...

Council has Bold Ambitions for the Queensland Government's first four-year term

With a week to go before the State Election, Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has officially launched its advocacy plan for the Queensland Government's first four-year term. The State Election Submis...

Pandemic Response Investment Program update

Work has continued to progress on the Toowoomba Regional Council’s Pandemic Response Investment program with almost $3.2 million spent up to the end of September. As part of the $50 million program...

Toowoomba Regional Council adopts 2019/20 Annual Report

In a financial year containing drought, flash floods, fires and a global pandemic, prudent financial management from Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) has ensured essential services continue to be deli...

Oakey floodplain risk management

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is continuing to take steps to ensure all areas within the Region are more prepared for any future flood event. Following the 2011 flood event, TRC Infrastructure Com...

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 ...

Upgraded Crows Nest SES Headquarters builds on Region's resilience

Representatives of Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) and Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) have officially opened an upgraded SES Headquarters at Crows Nest. TRC Mayor Paul Antonio said th...

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...

Economic development for district townships

Toowoomba Regional Council’s Planning and Development Committee has this week made recommendations to grant almost $178,000 in infrastructure charges discounts to District Centre businesses througho...

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...

Mt Kynoch Water Treatment Plant Upgrade

Toowoomba Regional Council’s Water and Waste Committee has recommended the fast-tracking of a program to undertake enhancement works on the Mt Kynoch Water Treatment Plant. Water and Waste Committe...

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...

Garden Comp sees Waste Facilities getting into the spirit of Spring

With Spring in the air and the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers in full bloom, Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) Waste Management Facilities have been celebrating the season with the annual garden competi...

Toowoomba watercolour artist explores a new direction

Toowoomba artist Roslyn Hartwig in October unveils a new body of work, Art as Lifelong Journey, at the Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery. The exhibition is on display from Saturday, October 3 to Sunday,...

Have your say on Waste Management Strategy 2021

Toowoomba Regional Council is seeking feedback on its Waste Management Strategy. The community will be able to provide feedback through the Your Say website until 5.00 pm, Friday 6 November 2020. TRC...

Work to start soon on Krause Court and East Creek footpath upgrade

Toowoomba Regional Council will soon commence work on footpath and cycleway connectivity at Krause Court, adjacent to the East Creek channel. TRC Infrastructure Services Group Portfolio Leader Cr Mel...

TRC seeking nominees for Regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advisory Committee

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is calling for nominations to fill positions on the Toowoomba Region Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advisory Committee (ATSIAC). TRC Deputy Mayor and ATSIAC ch...