CITY NEWS

Car share parking spaces expected to double

By Roje Adaimy More on-street and off-street parking spaces will soon be installed around the City of Sydney district for users of the one of … Read more

Sartor sidesteps peaceful protesters

By Roje Adaimy The NSW Minister for the Arts and Planning, Frank Sartor, avoided a group of protesters outside a Glebe bookstore last week, after … Read more

Bright alternative to fluorescent streetlights

By Emma Cleary The City of Sydney Council is investigating the possibility of replacing existing fluorescent streetlights around the city with eco-friendly LED lighting. Sydney … Read more

Homelessness in Newtown reaches new heights

By Linda Daniele An increase in the number of homeless people seeking help in Newtown has forced the establishment of a community forum to address … Read more

Chance to learn botanic illustrating

  Autumn is the perfect time to benefit from guidance by award-winning botanical illustrators holding a range of courses at Sydney’s Royal Botanic Gardens. Botanic Gardens … Read more

Bright alternative to fluorescent streetlights

By Emma Cleary The City of Sydney Council is investigating the possibility of replacing existing fluorescent streetlights around the city with eco-friendly LED lighting. Sydney … Read more

Hate crime and Mardi Gras will dominate City’s first gay forum

By Anne von Fehrn Community groups have this week welcomed the City of Sydney’s announcement to hold its first gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) … Read more

Surry Hills shooting footage released

A gang believed responsible for a Surry Hills shooting last year is wanted by police in connection with a similar incident at Yagoona three weeks … Read more

Glebe Point Road businesses dismiss claims of loss

By Linda Daniele Glebe’s Chamber of Commerce has dismissed reports that traders on Glebe Point Road have been forced to close due to loss of … Read more

HECS debts weigh down local students

By Ben Walker Hundreds of local university students have posed for photographs carrying balls and chains to highlight the increasing level of debt for graduates.… Read more