TCC NAMED NORTH QUEENSLAND’S LARGE EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR

Townsville City Council has come out a winner at the Queensland Training Awards regional finals at the weekend. Council was named North Queensland’s Large Employer of the Year, while Council employee Holly Sherman was recognised with the Bob Marshman Trainee of the Year award. The…

FREE 15-MINUTE PARKING RETURNS TO TOWNSVILLE CBD

Townsville City Council will continue to support CBD traders by transitioning back to free 15-minute parking in the city from Monday July 18. Mayor Jenny Hill said everyone would be entitled to free 15-minute parking at all 2P parking spots in the city. “Fifteen-minute parking…

COUNCIL URGES DOG OWNERS TO PREVENT HEARTWORM

Townsville City Council’s Animal Care and Adoption Centre is seeing an alarming rise in heartworm cases and is urging residents to take preventative measures against the potentially deadly disease. The spaghetti-like worms can grow up to 30cm in length and live in the heart…

COUNCIL CALLS OUT CAT OWNERS

Townsville City Council is calling out cat owners in the city who either don’t care enough to claim their animals or are failing to desex their pets, leaving vulnerable litters of kittens to fend for themselves. Only 7 per cent of cats who wind…

FREE GRAFFITI REMOVAL KITS AVAILABLE NOW

Illegal graffiti has long been a blight on the Townsville community, but with the introduction of Council’s new graffiti removal kits residents can join in on the battle to keep Townsville looking its best.  Townsville City Council has made free graffiti removal kits available…

MUSIC IN THE CITY RETURNS FOR 2022 SEASON

Grab your lunch and get your groove on when Music in the City returns to Townsville CBD today. The free lunchtime concert series gives people in the city a vibrant way to pass their lunchtime each week. Council Community and Cultural Development Committee chairperson Ann-Maree…

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR COUNCIL’S GRADUATE PROGRAM

Townsville City Council will give graduates the tools to advance their careers as applications open for its 2023 Graduate Program. Council is providing 12 graduate opportunities for either recent graduates or final year university students to kick start their professional career in disciplines including…

GET READY TO MAKE YOUR MOVE IN MAY

It’s time to start planning how you’ll make your move in May with the active travel initiative offering up weekly prizes throughout the month. Whether it’s walking, running, cycling or skateboarding, Townsville City Council wants to see you incorporate active travel into your life…