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Another incompetent effort from the Coalition struck down by the courts

The Coalition has faced another embarrassing blow in the Land and Environment Court with a decision setting aside the approval for the redevelopment of Walsh Bay. As reported by the Sydney Morning Herald: The proposed $210 million redevelopment of Sydney’s Walsh Bay has suffered a major blow after planning approval for the project was declared invalid […]

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Privatised rail and overdevelopment a toxic mix for suburbs from Sydenham to Bankstown

The Baird government has announced plans to bulldoze the historic centres of almost a dozen Sydney Suburbs to make way for rows of high-rise apartment and commercial buildings. The private-operated Sydney Metro project, which the NSW government has not justified or transparently planned, will facilitate the rezoning of every suburb along the Bankstown train line […]

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Tony Kelly’s Last Shout

Planning Minister Tony Kelly’s boast about the amount of developments rushed through in the past month shows a total lack of regard for the future of NSW, according to NSW Greens MP David Shoebridge. “If Mr Kelly is so proud of his achievements, why did he slip his statement out at half past two on […]

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