Renaming Waste Street

This consultation has now closed and we are reviewing all feedback.
The content below is for information purposes only.
  • Description: Help Council choose a new name for Waste Street.
  • Status: Closed
  • Consultation period: 12:00am 17/07/2019 to 5:00pm 30/08/2019

Council is looking for a new name for Waste Street, near the Materials Recovery Facility, Portsmith.

Thank you to all those who voted on the new name.

The Portsmith MRF processes more than 15,000 Tonnes of Recycling each year and is also the hub for regional efforts towards waste reduction, landfill avoidance and recovery efforts.

The results of the poll will be shared via media in the coming months and will be officially unveiled at an opening ceremony during National Recycling Week November, 2019.

The proposed names were:

  • Recycling Street
  • Recovery Way
  • Rediscovery Street

For more information email feedback@cairns.qld.gov.au

Last updated: 02 September 2019