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Westconnex bulldozes communities

BY TOMMY BOUTROS The Dennis family have been living in Concord West for 24 years. Nicholas, the eldest in the family has lived in the house for his whole life, 21 years. Now, Nicholas and his family are being forced to say goodbye - forever. Their home is the next casualty of compulsory aquisitions of […]

WestConnex protestors cop the full force of the law

By Wendy Bacon NSW riot police formed a human barrier around a section of Sydney Park early on Wednesday morning and violently pushed residents off the edge of the park which was then fenced off by Westconnex contractors. The land fenced off  includes both NSW Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) 1950s road reservation, land that […]

Federal funding for WestCONnex

COMMENT BY PAULINE LOCKIE Many people are confused about whether WestCONnex’s Federal funding has been paid, and whether it can be stopped. So we put together this quick guide as to what’s been paid, what the pollies have said, and what can be done to halt what’s left. What’s the situation right now? The Australian […]

Ratepayers to fund WestConnex protests

By Alexander Lewis   City of Sydney ratepayers will fund a community campaign coordinator to muster opposition to WestConnex. In its latest act of defiance to the NSW government’s plans for the new motorway, the Council approved the payment of $15,000 to the community action group No WestConnex (NoW) for the role. A NoW spokesperson […]