CITY NEWS

Greens want overhaul of FOI

An overhaul of the state’s freedom of information (FOI) laws would restore credibility and champion a new culture of openness and accountability, according to the … Read more

Businesses take charge in lead up to council elections

By Chris Dawson After 10 years as a councillor with the City of Sydney, Kathryn Greiner has implored businesses to make certain they are able … Read more

Encouraging history in schools

School students are being encouraged to enter the 2008 National History Challenge after the announcement of this year’s theme: Australia Meets the World. The Challenge … Read more

A look into the future: radical new designs for Town Hall

By Linda Daniele ‘The Sydney Town Hall has been demolished. How would you shape the heart of the city if you were to redesign the … Read more

Bronze honour for Indigenous diggers on public display

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders who served in war could soon be honoured with Sydney’s first indigenous war memorial. A draft model is now on … Read more

Study will reveal answers to Randle Street woes

By Mick Roberts Changing pedestrian flows by relocating a crossing near the Evening Star Hotel at Surry Hills would pre-empt a traffic study already underway, … Read more

Exploring funding for disabled housing

Funding from the private sector will be explored to improve and increase housing for the disabled. The Federal Government has established a Disability Investment Group … Read more

Sink your teeth into acting with some of Australia’s best

If the thought of being taught by award-winning actors, directors, and casting consultants sends shivers down your spine, then look no further. Screenwise provides specialist, … Read more

Labor’s leading ladies

By Roje Adaimy Two of the Australian Labor Party’s most prominent female members are this week pushing their campaign against Sydney Lord Mayor and state … Read more

Troubled Botany Road reopened

By Mick Roberts Controversy continues to surround troubled Botany Road at Waterloo with developers Baseline Constructions seeking damages against the NSW Government. The Supreme Court … Read more