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Metro draws criticism from transport group

BY KENJI SATO The NSW Government’s revised plans for a Sydney Metro have drawn criticism for being privately run and not integrated with existing transport. On November 16, the government announced a proposal to alter the plans for the Sydney Metro by extending it a further 17 kilometres into Liverpool. This would change the current […]

Community stresses ‘proper planning’ for Bays

By Leanne Elahmad   Locals, planners, council members and advocates gathered at Leichhardt Town Hall last Sunday May 7 to discuss UrbanGrowth NSW’s plans for the Bays Precinct and the impacts it will have on the community. The Bays Precinct has been the centre of controversy as UrbanGrowth has continually come under fire from the […]

A protest in support of extending the existing Metro Light Rail from Lilyfield to Dulwich Hill met Bob Carr when he launched the Museum of Sydney's exhibition Shooting Through on a tram. The EcoTransit Sydney community group made sure placards calling for "Light Rail Now" were always in view of the TV cameras there for […]