Future flash flooding in Ipswich CBD reduced by new detention basin

12 February 2019

Low lying parts of Ipswich CBD downstream of Limestone Park are now better protected from flash flooding after localised heavy rainfall with the completion of a new detention basin adjacent to the helipad.

Ipswich Libraries takes celebration of Indigenous culture to the suburbs

08 February 2019

CELEBRATING Indigenous language and culture will be the order of the day when Ipswich Libraries takes a popular children’s program out to the community this February and March.

2020 council elections: what is the future of local divisions

31 January 2019

Almost six months into administration, Ipswich City Council is about to tackle one of the most vexing issues for the Ipswich community: the councillor electoral model for the March 2020 local government elections.

Ipswich priorities included in 47 projects that will unlock SEQ transport congestion

24 January 2019

The Council of Mayors’ (SEQ) People Mass Movement Study, with a comprehensive road map of 47 priority projects aimed at reducing gridlock in the region, has identified several key points to address population growth and transport demand in Ipswich.

City celebrations prove to be massive crowd-pleasers

18 January 2019

The premiere of Ipswich City Council’s Christmas Wonderland and the annual New Year’s Eve event both scored bumper crowds.

Ipswich residents satisfied with council services, but room for improvement

24 December 2018

Ipswich City Council is working to provide the community with more ways to be heard in response to a major community satisfaction survey.

Limited number of free Enviroplan calendars available now

21 December 2018

A selection of incredible entries from the 2018 Enviroplan Photo Competition have been printed as part of the annual Ipswich Enviroplan Calendar.

Ipswich Central Community Office to close from 2019

20 December 2018

Ipswich City Council’s Community Office, currently operating at South Street, Ipswich Central (previously the Division 7 office), is closing until further consideration by the State Government on divisional boundary assessments.

Ipswich City Council announces new CEO

20 December 2018

Ipswich City Council today announced its new CEO will be David Farmer.

Youth Council members show caring nature at Christmas

20 December 2018

Members of the Ipswich Youth Advisory Council are delivering Christmas hampers to five young women residing at local women’s shelter Hannah’s House.