Outrage as Parramatta Road motorway plans progress

Greens MPs have spoken out against plans for a Parramatta Rd motorway, outlined in Infrastructure NSW’s 20-year plan released this month. The report identifies plans … Read more

$650,000 revenue could be lost for free parking

Half an hour free parking in parts of the Leichhardt municipality could cost Council $650,000 in lost revenue each year, based on figures from the … Read more

Last minute mess at Leichhardt Council

With equal representation in all three parties, the Greens, the Liberal and the Labor parties scurried to broker deals only minutes prior to the September … Read more

Darcy Byrne elected as Mayor

At just 31-years-old, Labor’s Darcy Byrne is among the youngest Mayor Leichhardt Council has ever had. The Leichhardt resident attended Balmain Primary School and later … Read more

Labor wins big at unorthodox Mayoral elections

While the results of the Leichhardt Council Mayoral elections saw the appointment of both a Labor Mayor and Deputy Mayor, the course of proceedings was … Read more

Liberals move into the Inner West

The Liberal Party is basking in its new-found popularity in the inner west amid a state-wide swing towards the right. Marrickville Council is welcoming the … Read more

Community aghast over Green Paper

With the public submission phase now complete, residents in the Inner West are apprehensive about the State Government’s strategy to change local planning powers outlined … Read more

Leichhardt Council in election deadlock

Conjecture and innuendo surrounds the final formation of Leichhardt Council, after a three-way tie arose when the voting count finished last week. Labor, the Liberals … Read more

Labor alarmed by Liberal dominance

The Labor Party have voiced their consternation over the swing towards the Liberals in last Saturday’s Waverley Council elections. Current Mayor John Wakefield said the … Read more