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Upgrade dumped for WestConnex Tolls

BY ROYDON NG As the State Government pushes ahead with the controversial toll-road, despite community opposition, WestConnex is likely to become a lasting reminder of how good public transport was sidelined. With Western Sydney’s growing population there was no question that something had to be done to improve transport to and from the City. The […]

City of Sydney withholds Mayor’s guest list

By Kayla Canne   The City of Sydney refused to release city records containing information on a public event to the City Hub last week, claiming that the information was private in nature. On March 13 City Hub filed a formal application under the Government Information Public Access Act (GIPA) seeking the guest list of […]

News in brief

Neville Wran farewelled Former NSW Labor premier Neville Wran was remembered at a state funeral at Sydney Town Hall on May 1. “His brain was forever crackling with ideas,” said former prime minister Paul Keating at the service. Mr Wran's legacy included the introduction of random breath testing, creating the Land and Environment Court and […]