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De-amalgamation of the former Redcliffe City Council

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

Chris Clark
1 Swan Street
MARGATE QLD 4019

Total Signatures - 191

Sponsoring Member: Scott Driscoll MP

Posting Date: 20/07/2012

Closing Date: 22/08/2012

Tabled Date: 23/08/2012

Responded By: Hon David Crisafulli MP on 24/09/2012

TO: The Honourable the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House the forced amalgamation of the former Redcliffe City Council with other local government areas without consultation.

 

Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to note that we the undersigned members of the voting population and of voting age of the Redcliffe City Council area, hereby petition the Queensland Government to conduct a referendum on the proposal to de-amalgamate the former Redcliffe City Council from the current amalgamated local government area known as Moreton Bay Regional Council, on the understanding a newly reformed Redcliffe City Council would be responsible for the cost of the de-amalgamation as per the policy of the Queensland LNP Government.