Premier Gives Public Road to Barangaroo Development

The NSW Greens are opposing the decision by the State Government to transfer the management of the highly polluted old AGL Gasworks site of Hickson Rd, Sydney, from the City of Sydney to the Barangaroo Delivery Authority (BDA). The City of Sydney does not have an...

Gentrader inquiry saved in a good end to the year

Premier Keneally this week tried to shut down NSW Parliament in a blatant attempt to stifle a Parliamentary Inquiry in the recent sell-off of the NSW electricity industry by Treasurer Eric Roozendaal. Despite the best efforts of the Premier, the Treasurer and the...

Huntlee development decision contrary to all recommendations

Completely contrary to the recommendations made by ICAC last week regarding Part 3A, Tony Kelly has approved a development application for 7,500 residential units at Huntlee in the Hunter Valley. This decision is being snuck through before Christmas to avoid public...

Keneally’s pre-Christmas giveaway: Barangaroo approved

In response to today’s pre-Christmas announcement of the approval of over 500,000 square metres of inappropriate development for Lend Lease at Barangaroo, Greens MP David Shoebridge said: “This decision is a con-job, a disgraceful act in the dying stages...

Keneally must ensure ICAC followed on Barangaroo

The Greens are calling on the Premier to intervene and direct the Planning Minister to follow the Independent Commission Against Corruption’s (ICAC) recommendations and hand his decision making power over the State’s single biggest private Part 3A development,...

Not a single public housing unit for Barangaroo

As Greens NSW Spokesperson on Housing, David has spoken out against the Keneally Government’s failure to include any public housing units in the controversial Barangaroo development at East Darling Harbour. The $6 billion dollar, 22 hectare development on public...