Transport

Remembering the Great Strike of 1917

 

· Friday, June 9, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Do you or your family and stories or memorabilia of the 1917 strike?

Stop press! Farewell family business

 

and · Friday, June 9, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Bragg Printing is facing eviction this month.

Northcott residents stressed by tramway build, new security measures

 

· Friday, June 9, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Construction noise, loss of trees and garden space, constantly changing street access and poor consultation take a toll on Northcott public housing tenants

Stop WestConnex Euston Road widening

 

· Saturday, May 13, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

With seven lanes of traffic to run 180cm from homes, residents have been advised not to open their windows.

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”.

Heritage operator derailed

 

· Tuesday, March 7, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Heritage rail operator, 3801 Ltd, after two years of difficult dealings with Transport Heritage NSW, was locked out of Eveleigh’s Large Erecting Shop (LES) at the end of January 2017.

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

Euston-McEvoy-Lachlan: ‘connectivity’ carnage!

 

· Friday, March 3, 2017 · 1 Comment 

 

The first Alexandria to Moore Park Connectivity (Euston-McEvoy-Lachlan) upgrade community consultation was held at short notice at a back-street venue (far from public transport) in another suburb. Worse was the sense of spin and disingenuous objectives attendees were left with.

Upgrade to Platforms 6 & 7

 

· Wednesday, February 15, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

Over Christmas the Heritage Council of NSW advertised for submissions on a Sydney Trains proposal to replace platforms 6 and 7 at Redfern station.

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.