The Baird Government’s 6 step plan for forced amalgamations

The Baird Government’s 6 step plan for forced amalgamations

This is a short guide to the Baird Government’s six-step plan to force council amalgamations in this State: Step 1: Come up with a plan to force council amalgamations across the State and give your so-called reform the misleading branding of “Fit for the...
Greens call for KPMG report to be immediately released

Greens call for KPMG report to be immediately released

Greens MP and Local Government Spokesperson David Shoebridge has called for the Baird govenrment to immediately release the key KPMG report that is being relied upon to force council amalgamations. It is a farce that the Baird government is pushing for public...
SNAP ACTION: Join the Call to Keep it Local

SNAP ACTION: Join the Call to Keep it Local

This Thursday you can join our campaign to keep it local. Even if you don’t have time to sign up through the survey, you can still be a part of the Call to Keep it Local: Contact details for who we’ll be ringing Premier Mike Baird...
More than three quarters of Sydney councils reject mergers

More than three quarters of Sydney councils reject mergers

The Baird government continues to fudge the numbers on council amalgamations, with reported claims that more than 20 Sydney councils are volunteering to amalgamate. The fact is that these figures just don’t add up, and that the overwhelming majority of Sydney councils...