INNER WEST INDEPENDENT

Community ‘misled’ on White Bay development

Leichhardt Council has unanimously backed a resolution calling on Planning Minister Kristina Keneally to delay the Bailey’s Marine development at White Bay until the release … Read more

Meeting set to roar on Tigers club sale

An extraordinary general meeting of the Balmain Leagues Club on Thursday, August 27, is to put forward a resolution to sell the property in an … Read more

Residents face eviction to house homeless

It reads almost like a Yes, Minister script – the Department of Housing evicting its own tenants, in order to build a facility for…homeless people. … Read more

Inner west icon hits 80

“If it’s in the paper, it might be true.” Here goes then – Max Watts, Annandale resident, journalist, academic, activist and enigma, spent last Sunday … Read more

Green space goes begging

A quick look at a street directory of the Leichhardt Municipality reveals the unequal distribution of parks across its six suburbs. Some suburbs have a … Read more

Coming up in September

• The Sydney College of the Arts is holding its 2009 Open Day on Saturday, August 29. The day will feature information on undergraduate and … Read more

Hear all about it – Glebe stages a historical show-and-tell

“Everyone has their story to tell” – so goes the underlying premise of ‘Glebe Bytes’, a new project aimed at recording the unique and compelling … Read more

Planning system dismantled – Hale

State government has used its powers to undercut and override the wishes of local communities by drastically reducing levels of transparency and consultation – that … Read more

Fate of Callan Park ‘in limbo’

Last October, the State Government admitted defeat in its attempt to hand over Callan Park to developers, and instead announced that control and management of … Read more

Police continue to investigate Leichhardt rape

It is not too late for anyone who has information about the rape of a teenager in Leichhardt to come forward, police say. Detectives from … Read more