Our roadmap to a COVIDSafe Australia

I want to thank the entire Forde community for following the medical advice and adhering to the social distancing restrictions. Doing so has meant we have flattened the curve and are now in a position to safely ease restrictions and reopen the economy. The three stages will be implemented progressively by individual States and Territories. This is…

Upgrading Exit 41 and 49

  The Morrison Government has committed $96.3 million to fix Exit 41 in Yatala and Exit 49 in Pimpama to bust congestion and keep Australians in work. Construction on Exit 41 is due to begin in late 2020 with Exit 49 in the detailed design phase which is expected to complete by late 2021 with…

Logan COVID-19 Support

The Logan community is again uniting to support each other through the COVID-19 pandemic. Logan City Council will deliver its $200,000 Emergency Relief Fund in partnership with YFS, Lighthouse Care and the State Emergency Service (SES) to provide immediate assistance to people in significant hardship because of COVID-19 and don’t have the support of family…

Get the facts on Drug Testing Trial

Get the Facts! As an elected member whose constituents will be directly affected by the passing of the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Drug Testing Trial) Bill 2019, it is important that residents understand the truth of what we are proposing and the mistruths perpetuated by others in my community are addressed. Our proposal trials a…

First Look at $749 M1 Upgrade

SIGN UP NOW TO RECEIVE UPDATES Forde residents are set to benefit from a major congestion-busting road upgrade between Eight Mile Plains and Daisy Hill. The $749 million project will widen an 8 kilometre section of the M1 Motorway from six to eight lanes with upgrades to public and active transport being delivered as part…

$600,000 boost for Logan Street Doctor

The Liberal National Government will invest $600,000 to assist Street Doctor, a Logan City medical service provider help further support the homeless, sufferers of domestic violence, the vulnerable and disadvantaged. Operating for over four years, Street Doctor delivers after hours, bulk billed and accessible care in a secure environment to those living rough on the…