CITY NEWS

King Street upgrade and cycleway get the green light

By Linda Daniele Construction work on the King Street upgrade and cycleway is set to start this month with the City of Sydney Council’s approval … Read more

Old Sydney razor gangs come to life

By Megan Palin The 1920s and 30s saw some of Australia’s most terrifying criminals wage war with razor and gun. Surry Hills and Kings Cross … Read more

Small victory for residents in traffic battle

By Mick Roberts Surry Hills residents have had a partial victory in their battle to improve traffic safety around their suburb. The City News revealed … Read more

Vandals smashing spree reinforces concerns

By Mick Roberts Residents of usually sedate Elizabeth Bay Road are shocked by growing anti-social behaviour they say has spread from nearby troubled Kings Cross … Read more

A young man with big ideas

By Roje Adaimy Tom Dawkins is a self-confessed project junkie. One quick look at his list of achievements and you’ll find it hard to object: … Read more

Another bottle shop planned for Surry Hills

By Mick Roberts Another grog shop is planned for Bourke Street, and if approved, would mean at least six liquor outlets trading within 300 metres … Read more

Council grants deadline approaches

Those wanting financial help for a pet project from the City have until 6pm on April 21 to get their grant applications in. City of … Read more

Shoreside mansion to be bathed in heritage glory

The recently restored ‘Bellevue’ mansion on Blackwattle Bay has been entered into the National Heritage Awards in a bid to preserve Sydney’s past. Originally designed … Read more

Ward Park to become adventure playground

Construction of a new play area in Surry Hills’ Ward Park is set to begin later this year, following the approval of concept plans by … Read more

Council grants deadline approaches

Those wanting financial help for a pet project from the City have until 6pm on April 21 to get their grant applications in. City of … Read more