Development

Focus shifts to Central and ‘Midtown’

 

· Wednesday, March 8, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Last December Minister Constance decided to “push Central through”. He defined this site as 20 hectares of the station building and airspace, with “real investment opportunities”.

Let’s map our cities differently

 

and · Saturday, March 4, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

South Sydney’s Poppy Burnett and Alex Grilanc collaborated on this work, which was selected as a finalist in a text-and-image competition hosted by the Overland literary journal, 2016

Future nostalgia – our brutalist heritage

 

· Wednesday, February 15, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

There is an observable time gap between the life of a building and the assessment of its architectural worth.

Light rail’s heavy impact on Devonshire Street

 

· Wednesday, February 15, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Many small businesses in Devonshire Street have been hit by falling trade because of the ALTRAC Light Rail project and 18 months of construction hasn’t started yet.

AHC seeks student housing change to fund Pemulwuy

 

· Tuesday, February 14, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Aboriginal Housing Company is seeking to revise its plans for student housing along the railway line to pay for the Pemulwuy Project.

Rachel Forster increase?

 

· Tuesday, February 14, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Developer wants to increase the number of units in its plans on former Rachel Forster site in Redfern.

Community called to action as master planning begins

 

· Monday, February 13, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

The extended timeframe allows residents some breathing space as community engagement takes place over the master plan. A community engagement framework developed by FACS promises to “work in…

Redfern – second class wait here

 

and · Monday, February 13, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Still “no upgrade works currently committed to or funded”.

‘Sing for Joy’ concert supports Millers Point campaign

 

· Friday, December 9, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Rocks: Featuring performances by Stairwell to Heaven and Choir Rocks, Saturday’s “Sing for Joy” concert was billed as a celebration of the Millers Point community. It was held in the Abraham Mott Community Hall and attracted upwards of 100 supporters.  

Vivid Memories 

 

· Friday, December 9, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

Late last year the NSW Government announced its intention to demolish and redevelop Waterloo’s high-rise towers and surrounding public housing. This decision involves displacing over 4,500 elderly, disabled and low-income people who live there.