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The toxic threat confronting Inner West residents

Opinion by PETER HEHIR This Guardian article highlights the bleak future that faces all inner west residents who live within the fallout zone associated with any of the unfiltered WestConnex exhaust stacks. In concert with the aggressive position taken by the fossil fuel lobby, reminiscent of that last ditch stand by the cigarette companies, the […]

Eviction looms over Welfare Street tenants

By Joe Bourke A legal battle continues between property developers Centennial Property Group (CPG) and residents of Welfare Street, Homebush, who refuse to be evicted. In December CPG, under offshoot company HBW No 1 Pty Ltd, auctioned the 12 properties for $4.7 million. Letters of eviction were delivered on November 7 just two days after […]