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EPA rejects WestConnex EIS

BY WENDY BACON The NSW Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has strongly criticised the Sydney Motorway Corporation's environmental assessment of the proposed Westconnex Stage 3 M4/M5 tunnels between St Peters and Rozelle. The EPA charges that the assessment is so lacking in detail that it is not possible to "determine whether mitigation measures proposed are appropriate." […]

Protestors thrown off WestConnex drilling site

BY RYAN QUINN Police were called to a WestConnex protestor site in Haberfield on Tuesday morning, September 29. The protestors, part of the WestConnex Action Group (WAG), were allegedly warned by police that they could be arrested for occupying a new M4 East project drilling site. The protestors followed workers as they entered the fenced […]