Public or private, all apartment blocks have their social problems. Building design can help minimise problems, but it cannot stop them.
As NAIDOC Week (July 7-14) calls on us to work together for a better future, it is important to remind all community members and policymakers about the crucial need for Aboriginal people to remain physically in place during moments of critical urban change.
REDFERN: In late February, as the government went into caretaker mode, a $100 million accessibility upgrade for Redfern station was announced.
It has been a busy few weeks in Waterloo.
REDFERN: Tuesday March 26 saw the “turning of the soil” for the Aboriginal Housing Company’s (AHC) long-awaited Pemulwuy project.
Including the social housing in the metro there will only be 98 more social housing units than there are now. The overall increase in dwellings on the sites…
Nina Serova will work closely with residents and agencies to ensure that they have the tools and information they need to take their views on the Waterloo redevelopment to government.
Consultation regarding the three options for the Waterloo estate has now closed. Elton Consultants are finalising their report on the community feedback on the three options.
Excavation work continues across the whole of the station box area at the Waterloo station site.
Masterplan and concept development applications for the Waterloo Metro Quarter to sit above the approved metro station design are both are on exhibition for public comment by January 30, 2019.