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Kristina’s column

 

· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Liberal/National O’Farrell Government is looking to scrap the Community Building Partnership Grants as part of cuts they intend to make in the upcoming Budget. These are the…

North Eveleigh developments

 

· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

High on a list of issues for local residents was the SMDA’s plan to allocate 12 per cent of the total floor space to affordable housing in accordance…

Talking with the Health Minister

 

· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Minerals Resource Rent Tax is set to aid small businesses and superannuation funds for Sydney residents. Superannuation will rise from 9 to 12 per cent for 61,500…

An international journey

 

· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

Edyta is not foreign to multicultural environments. She was born in Kraków, an historical city in southern Poland dating back to the 7th century, which escaped destruction during…

Pretty in pink at Purple Goanna

 

· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

Kira-Lea is the owner of BellaBoo Beauty Enterprise. She reports on beauty and fashion stories via social media and networking on twitter and Facebook. Kira-Lea tells of the…

Open discussion on drug use and misuse

 

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The community in Redfern-Waterloo, including the local area Police Commander, community groups and the City of Sydney’s Safe City unit, had been requesting a forum where harm minimisation…

Editorial – June 2012

 

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Drawing on Prime Minister Keating’s Redfern speech the congregation lamented that: “We took the traditional lands and smashed the traditional way of life. We brought the diseases, the…

Creative work with young homeless people

 

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Those involved leave no stone unturned in their efforts to communicate their message, stretching their services to numerous public events, advising government policy and reform, training programs, and…

SMDA releases affordable housing details

 

· Thursday, May 17, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

The SMDA strategy has dropped early RWA references to home ownership and concentrates exclusively on rental housing within the framework of the existing NSW Affordable Housing Guidelines. Similar…

New maintenance backlog reduction system?

 

· Thursday, May 17, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

An article in the Inner-West Courier, dated April 3, 2012, identifies a new approach to further reducing the public housing maintenance backlog in NSW. The approach identified in…