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Risky high-rise faces fast-track approval

By WENDY BACON St Peters’ residents fear that the NSW Minister for Planning, Rob Stokes, is fast-tracking a development proposal that is based on outdated and misleading information about contamination, aircraft noise, pollution and traffic risks. The development, known as Precinct 75, is currently a ‘creative hub’ of 70 small businesses housed in old industrial […]

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Bust The Budget On Sunday July 6, a protest was held to oppose the Abbott Government’s first federal budget. While organisations estimated an attendance of 15,000 Sydneysiders, police announced a more conservative estimate of 6,000. The protest began at Sydney Town Hall, with protestors then marching up George Street and Market Street. Social media platforms […]