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Protect houses and property on Charles and Morris Streets, Yeppoon from impacts of flooding

Eligibility - Electors of the Division of Keppel

Principal Petitioner:

Noel Brown
47 Morris Street

Total Signatures - 92

Sponsoring Member: Bruce Young MP

Posting Date: 14/09/2012

Tabled Date: 14/09/2012

Responded By: Hon David Crisafulli MP on 10/10/2012

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

The petition of electors of the Division of Keppel draws to the attention of the House the impacts of flooding to the residents and business adjacent to Fig Tree Cree, Yeppoon.


Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to:


(a) investigate the need to install levee banks on Charles and Morris Streets to protect houses and property; and

(b) carry out excavation of the main channel as per those carried out in 1993 after the devastating flood event of 1991.