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Redlands Population and Planning Forum

Redland City is in a dilemma. Caught between the old economies of rural dominated wealth and the new economies where wealth is generated from the cities. Lying within the economic gravity of Brisbane but becoming increasingly difficult to identify and to commute, Redlands wrestles with increasing population pressure but without perceived social dividends from growth. […]

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RCC’s Waste Management Strategy

Redland City Council is seeking community feedback on its draft Waste Management Strategy, entitled Sustainable Resources Future (PDF, 1.1MB). The strategy represents a shift from thinking about the contents of our bins as ‘waste’ to considering the material as a ‘resource’. The strategy also considers how we, as a community, can best recover and use […]

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Debate on our urban sprawl

Redland Times – 7/7/2008 STRATEGIES for combating urban sprawl are among the issues to be discussed during a debate on ‘What is the Sustainable Population for the Redlands’ later this month when a leading QUT academic presents her views. Senior lecturer in urban design and architecture Dr Kathi Holt-Damant, who is currently involved in various […]

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