By Jessica Yun
Recently re-elected Independent councillor John Stamolis and Greens councillor Roochelle Porteous have raised concerns about changes to Leichhardt Council’s development procedures.
In … Read more
Resident groups and local politicians have criticised the NSW Government’s Bays Precinct development announcement on the grounds it favours private development with little community input.… Read more
The ongoing tension surrounding the sale of the Italian Forum Cultural Centre is just the latest installment in a long history of debate over the … Read more
The Italian Forum’s Business Management Committee (BMC) has begun a public campaign to put pressure on Leichhardt Council to stop its fight for the sale … Read more
A development application (DA) for an eight-building apartment complex to be built on the Balmain waterfront has been approved, despite vocal opposition from residents and … Read more
Leichhardt councillors will no longer have authority over any planning decisions, under a radical overhaul of the council’s development application process.
Rather than councillors deciding … Read more
The struggling Balmain Bowling Club is set to pin its hopes on a much younger crowd as talks progress to lease out part of its … Read more
Melinda Manikas has been remembered this week as a determined, courageous woman by her fellow Leichhardt councillors.
The 38-year-old Balmain ward councillor died on May … Read more
A mystery developer is said to be in talks with key players about buying out developer Rozelle Village and proceeding with a new plan for … Read more
Verity Firth says she will work to restore the Labor Party’s “moral core” after she was pre-selected on Saturday, May 3 as the party’s candidate … Read more