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Vithoulkas splits with Living Sydney

EXCLUSIVE City of Sydney councillor Angela Vithoulkas has resigned from the Living Sydney political party citing its links to the liquor and gaming industry. “I have been advised that close relatives of the party’s founding member now have involvement in the liquor industry and I do not believe that it is appropriate for me to […]

ALP candidate unveils underground powerline plan

The Australian Labor Party (ALP) has proposed putting electricity cables throughout the City of Sydney underground as part of its local government election platform. ALP candidate Linda Scott pledged to conduct a feasibility study into ‘undergrounding’ the powerlines in tandem with the rollout of the National Broadband Network (NBN). Ms Scott said the NBN rollout was […]

Lord Mayor rejects Playhouse political football claims

The redevelopment of Darlinghurst’s Eternity Playhouse and the timing of an open day at the site has sparked claims the project is being used by Lord Mayor Clover Moore MP as a political football. Critics say the redevelopment of the theatre (formerly the City Tabernacle Church) has been subject to protracted delays and the timing of […]