CITY NEWS

Botanic Gardens puts spuds on the menu

By Megan Palin Sydney is doing its part to promote the International Year of the Potato (IYP) as declared by the UN in 2008, with … Read more

Councils slam Sartor’s planning reforms

 By Mick Roberts With less then two weeks remaining for comment on proposed changes to the NSW planning laws, City of Sydney Council has joined … Read more

Local businesses seek better representation at council

By Roje Adaimy Business owners are being urged to register their details before August 18 in order to vote in this year’s City of Sydney … Read more

Ultimo residents launch Parkinson’s support group

 Two prominent inner-city locals have this week announced a new Parkinson’s disease support group especially for sufferers in Ultimo. Chris Davis, business development manager at … Read more

Community facilities overhaul given green light

By Mick Roberts  An upgrade of Kings Cross library for more space, additional child care places, a community performance space inside the Burton Street Tabernacle … Read more

Reg Murphy Centre given second chance

By Mick Roberts The Reg Murphy Activity Centre has been granted a stay of execution. The City of Sydney Council has requested a further report … Read more

Ultimo residents launch Parkinson’s support group

 Two prominent inner-city locals have this week announced a new Parkinson?s disease support group especially for sufferers in Ultimo. Chris Davis, business development manager at … Read more

Signs of life under the freeway

A bold new public art project intended to fill the dark space beneath the Western Distributor at Ultimo has this week been approved by the … Read more

Kings Cross youth project at risk of shutting down

By Linda Daniele A project aimed at keeping young people off Sydney streets is in danger of being shut down because of a lack of … Read more

Specialist team targets big events

A specialist team of police will target alcohol-related crimes at events like ANZAC Day and New Years Eve. Police Minister David Campbell said a team … Read more