INNER WEST INDEPENDENT

Acoustica politicisation claims ‘rubbish’, say Greens

Organisers have hit back at claims that the axing of Leichhardt Council’s Acoustica Festival was “secretive” and politically motivated. Liberal Councillor Vera-Ann Hannaford and Labor … Read more

White Bay consultation process in tatters

The state government’s public consultation process for White Bay has suffered another blow, with three Community Representatives on the Bays Precinct Community Reference Group tendering … Read more

Council supports current rates system against ‘Robin Hood in reverse’

Leichhardt Council has moved to reaffirm its support for the existing rates system, in a pre-emptive move against “expectations” of a cut for wealthy landowners … Read more

Keneally rolls out transport blueprint – minus Metro

The CBD Metro is dead – for now. The Keneally Government’s long-awaited transport blueprint has received a cautiously optimistic response, albeit with significant caveats regarding … Read more

Malaysian man murdered in Leichhardt

Police from the Leichhardt Local Area Command have appealed for public assistance following the stabbing of a man shortly before midnight on Sunday, February 21.… Read more

Metro gone – but what now for Tigers?

With the CBD Metro now officially axed, Balmain football icon Benny Elias says the future of the Balmain Leagues Club depends on the proposed multi-million-dollar … Read more

Locals unhappy over Harold Park plans

The City of Sydney’s consultation process for Harold Park Paceway descended into disunity at the secondary presentation of a draft urban design study in February, … Read more

Goodwill ambassador

For a man who has worn dozens of hats in his lifetime, Warren Mundine’s role as an official Australia Day Ambassador for Ashfield Council may, … Read more

Confusion reigns over inner west transport plans

The recent surprise announcement by NSW Premier Kristina Keneally that property acquisitions for the CBD Metro in Rozelle had been put on hold has people … Read more

Laneways relocates to Rozelle

An inherent trait that adds to the bohemian charm of Melbourne is the way in which you find yourself suddenly tucked into one of its … Read more