Environment & Community major projects

These projects will be delivered by the Environment & Community group of Council. This group includes Library & cultural, Tourism & events, Parks & recreation, Community development & facilities, Environmental health and Council property.

Empire Theatre bar
This project involves the refurbishment of the Empire Theatre box office, amenities, bars, main auditorium and foyers including seating and carpet replacement, as well as a back-of-house refresh. $4 million has been allocated in the 2018/19 budget to complete this activity. These ...
Highfields Cultural Centre
As the owner of a large number of civic buildings around the Toowoomba Region, thorough renewal and upgrade programs are necessary to ensure these assets remain up to standard in accordance with our building assessment program. In the 2018/19 budget ...
The Highfields Library Project is an initiative to construct a library, customer service centre and community meeting facility in Highfields. The new facility will replace the existing temporary library which supports around 52,600 visitors each year. It will be located on the corner of ...
Highfields Sport and Recreation Park is a district level recreation and sports park in at 220 Barracks Road, Highfields. It provides new sporting facilities for the high growth community in and around Highfields. The vision for the Highfields Sport and Recreation ...
This is a multi-year project that has the goal of ensuring that Picnic Point continues to be a major attraction to the region. Current activities are based around concept planning and forming strategies for the success of the park for generations ...
To ensure the preservation of museum collections in the Pioneer Village, roof repairs and partial replacement as well as some internal repairs are scheduled for 2018/19. Read more about the Village. Stakeholders of the Village will be notified of planned work when ...
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