Mayors have backed Noosa Mayor Clare Stewart to join the Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games Organising Committee, following a vote at today’s Council of Mayors (SEQ) Board meeting.
Noosa Council’s 2022-23 budget centres on boosting the local economy, protecting our environment and maintaining levels of service for the shire.
Council’s $160 million budget includes an ambitious $42 million capital works program.
Ensuring Noosa has a strong, diverse business community into the future is a key part of the Noosa Council 2022-23 budget.
Noosa Council has deferred the introduction of annual fees for short-stay property owners until after a review of Noosa’s new Short-Stay Local Law.
Noosa Mayor Clare Stewart says Council staff and the hinterland community are now anxiously awaiting the final decision of the Planning and Environment Court, relating to the Kin Kin Quarry case.
The community is being asked for their views on a draft Housing Strategy, council hopes will help address the challenging housing crisis in Noosa
Council has also awarded seven Environment Project Grants and 10 Environment Organisation Alliance Grants, this round, worth a combined $211,751.
Noosa Council and Noosa Biosphere Reserve Foundation have welcomed Sunshine Coast Council to UNESCO’s Man and the Biosphere Program.
Six local artists and arts community groups have shared in more than $25,000 worth of funding in the latest Noosa Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) grant round.