Eight items on Rockhampton and Livingstone council agendas

1. Palm Valley Rd petition

Livingstone Shire Council will be presented a petition from 25 signees requesting maintenance of Palm Valley Rd following council's recent decision to stop maintaining the full length of the road.

2. Pesticide and herbicide policy

A report will be presented to the council today to support the adoption of a new herbicide/pesticide policy.

3. Review of e-kindy

LSC will hear an officer's report in review of Marlborough's e-kindy programme.

So far, seven children have completed e-kindy since its introduction with nine enrolled last term.

4. Waterplay Park closed meeting

In a closed meeting today, the Livingstone Shire Council will hear a report to seek the approval for the implementation of technology and associated funding of the "zero depth" waterplay park.

The report said the park, which is to be located on the Yeppoon Foreshore, would provide an opportunity to implement a "discrete roll out" of smart technology to enhance community safety in and around the water park area.

5. Review of meetings

Rockhampton Regional Council will review the minutes of all previous committee meetings in November, including Communities, Health and Compliance, Parks and Recreation, Business Enterprise, Water and Infrastructure.

6. Fees for 2016 River Festival

Rockhampton Regional Council will discuss the fees and finance for the 2016 Rockhampton River Festival, after the success of the inaugural event held in July this year.

7. Art gallery acquisitions

In a closed session, Rockhampton Regional Council will hear a report on art acquisitions for the art gallery, which is currently closed for repair.

8. Organisation deputation

Council will hear a deputation from Andrew Wills from PHN Country To Coast, an organisation coordinating health care services for Central Queensland.

GALLERY: Rain can't stop riders at Rocky Rumble

GALLERY: Rain can't stop riders at Rocky Rumble

Dozens of riders captured in hotly contested races

Young Rocky-based apprentice jockey hospitalised after fall

Young Rocky-based apprentice jockey hospitalised after fall

He was several hundred metres into trial when the incident happened

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