Lifestyle and Community Services Committee

Find details for the Lifestyle and Community Services Committee, including members and their responsibilities.

Committee membership

Chairman Councillor Matthew Bourke
Deputy Chairman Councillor Steven Huang
Members Councillor Kate Richards
  Councillor Fiona King
  Councillor Jared Cassidy
  Councillor Jonathan Sri

The responsibilities of the Lifestyle and Community Services Committee will be to:

  • enhance the lifestyle of Brisbane and:
    • develop vibrant and caring local Brisbane communities
    • ensure a focus on the customer in the design and delivery of Council services
    • ensure contact with Council is made as easy as possible through the Contact Centre, Customer Service Centres, Regional Business Centres and other channels
    • promote and provide opportunities for Brisbane residents to have an active and healthy lifestyle
    • provide libraries as community hubs throughout the city
    • provide exciting, vibrant cultural activities for Brisbane residents
    • partner with community and business organisations to sponsor and deliver family and community services
    • ensure Brisbane is a safe city
    • minimise environmental health risks and safety hazards
    • ensure compliance with local laws and regulations
    • provide high quality community venues and recreation facilities
    • monitor the performance of Council businesses in the areas of on and off-street parking and cemeteries.
09 May 2016