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Inner West library services set to reopen next week

By EVA BAXTER Inner West library click and collect and home delivery services will be reopened on Monday September 20, or the week commencing. The library services were shut under the NSW government’s Public Health Order. Libraries are categorised separately from retail, for which click & collect and delivery has been permissible. An exemption to […]

More than just books: Community applauds Marrickville Library’s international award nomination

By TESSA PELLE The Inner West community is celebrating Marrickville Library’s nomination for the 2021 International Public Library of the Year Award. It is the only library in Australia shortlisted after the International Federation of Library Associations narrowed the list down from 32 to just 5. The finalists include competitors from Norway, Belgium, China, and […]

Marrickville Mayoral election sparks council controversy

By Jessica Yun Marrickville Council has elected Independent councillor Mark Gardiner to be their new mayor for 2015. Independents Mark Gardiner and Morris Hanna were elected mayor and deputy mayor respectively. Competing with Greens councillor Sylvie Ellsmore for the top job, Cr Gardiner won the votes of all councillors except the 4 Greens councillors. A […]