March 2020

Commented on a story 4th Mar 2020 9:52 AM

PLANS to turn a CBD hotel into pensioner accommodation could collapse because the developer says they have been slapped with “exorbitant” infrastructure fees.

'Exorbitant' fees threaten aged care living project

"If there is No new infrastructure and the services are already being paid by the high council..."

Commented on a story 4th Mar 2020 7:16 AM

PLANS to turn a CBD hotel into pensioner accommodation could collapse because the developer says they have been slapped with “exorbitant” infrastructure fees.

'Exorbitant' fees threaten aged care living project

"Empty commercial buildings don't employ anyone, Surely opening new businesses is good for..."

February 2020

Commented on a story 13th Feb 2020 12:08 PM

To build or not to build a coal fired power station, that is the question.

Pollies in coal fired power struggle

"It's Hypocritical to export coal and not let Australians have there own coal fired power..."

Commented on a story 12th Feb 2020 9:50 AM

A TASKFORCE could be created with the aim to ensure the community’s best interests are not forgotten if a new, major industry comes to Gladstone.

Taskforce to address council’s industry concerns

"Expensive Gladstone commercial council rates at $300 a week for a 700m building block is killing any..."

Commented on a story 8th Feb 2020 7:12 PM

Fresh off a reignited climate change debate, the Morrison Government has given its biggest hint about where it stands on coal-fired power stations.

PM’s incredible coal-fired power plant move for QLD

"Gladstone is the place for a New Coal fired Power Station. There's plenty of land to build it on and..."

Commented on a story 6th Feb 2020 10:12 AM

The business installed security cameras and calls on others to follow suit

Business owner’s warning after theft

"A building in Goondoon St CBD had all the copper removed including water pipes, air conditioner pipes..."

January 2020

Commented on a story 29th Jan 2020 5:59 PM

They’re a visual blight which deter would-be renters and leading businessman Sarosh Mehta says 'for lease' signs in shop windows must go.

‘For lease’ signs are bad for business, expert says

"The cost of commercial council rates in Gladstone is 1/3 of the rent in some cases, Gladstone..."

October 2019

Commented on a story 25th Oct 2019 7:04 AM

With rents on the rise and values increasing, this unit complex won’t be on the market long.

Property an ‘amazing opportunity’ for investors

"How much is the council rates per year????"

August 2019

Commented on a story 27th Aug 2019 10:50 AM

RESIDENTS could have more time to pay their rates and receive a discount, after thousands signed a petition dubbing this year's rates rise a "disgrace”.

Council considers changes as thousands sign rates petition

"Agree, no more free rate payer funded junkets. "

Commented on a story 27th Aug 2019 10:50 AM

RESIDENTS could have more time to pay their rates and receive a discount, after thousands signed a petition dubbing this year's rates rise a "disgrace”.

Council considers changes as thousands sign rates petition

"How many overseas free trips at rate payers expense have the peasants paid for?"

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