Environment, Parks and Sustainability Committee | Brisbane City Council

Environment, Parks and Sustainability Committee

Committee membership

Chair Councillor Fiona Hammond
Deputy Chair Councillor Kate Richards
Shadow Chair Councillor Steve Griffiths
Members Councillor Nicole Johnston

Councillor Ian McKenzie

Councillor Julian Simmonds

The responsibilities of the Environment, Parks and Sustainability Committee are to:

  • protect and enhance Brisbane's environment including the Brisbane River, waterways, biodiversity, air quality and natural areas, and:
    • ensure Brisbane is a leading city in energy efficiency and integrated water management
    • foster Brisbane's development as a green and shady city with a focus on its parks and gardens and natural areas
    • partner with the community and business to enhance the environment
    • support volunteer organisations in their contribution to the protection and enhancement of Brisbane's environment
    • ensure environmental risks are minimised.
10 April 2019