Housing

Community formulates ‘alternative’ masterplan

 

· Wednesday, March 8, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Waterloo Public Housing Action Group (WPHAG) is determined to see the Waterloo Estate remain in public hands. At a REDWatch meeting on February 2, Richard Weeks of…

Reducing carbon emissions and cost-of-living pressures

 

· Wednesday, March 8, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Friends of the Earth Sydney’s Bill Busters campaign is pushing to have energy efficiency standards for tenants’ homes introduced by the state government.

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.

Sydney a ‘playground of an elite’

 

· Wednesday, February 15, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

According to the review, when the public system was being developed in the 1950s and 1960s, the majority of tenants included family members who worked. Now Centrelink benefits…

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…

‘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.