City waste team cleans up at green awards

City waste team cleans up at green awards

Friday, October 30th, 2015 | Community, Green spaces, Sustainability

The City of Sydney has taken out a top award for leadership and innovation in waste recycling at this year’s Green Globes for energy, water and waste efficiency. The NSW Government’s Green Globes are awarded annually for environmental leadership and … Continued

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City helps Salvos deliver low cost housing

City helps Salvos deliver low cost housing

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 | Community

The City of Sydney will give the Salvation Army $250,000 to help build more than 160 new central Sydney homes for lower income workers and people needing crisis accommodation. The Salvation Army wants to build the homes on a site … Continued

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Thirty great days of Christmas in Sydney

Thirty great days of Christmas in Sydney

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 | Events

The city will be alive with The Sound of Music, lights, concerts, carols and the biggest Christmas tree during 30 days of festivities celebrating Christmas in Sydney. Starting on 26 November with the City’s annual Martin Place Christmas Concert & … Continued

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New park, gardens and cliff-side walk for Forest Lodge

New park, gardens and cliff-side walk for Forest Lodge

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 | Budget, Community, Culture, Development, Green spaces

A new public park covering more than three hectares with gardens, open space and a cliff-edge walk will provide a welcome connection between Forest Lodge and the Glebe foreshore. Work will begin on the new park in November with the … Continued

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City seeks local heritage listing for Alexandria Hotel

City seeks local heritage listing for Alexandria Hotel

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 | Community, Culture

The City of Sydney last night recommended the 80-year-old Alexandria Hotel be permanently heritage-listed due to its historical, aesthetic and social significance. An independent heritage assessment report found the 1930s hotel on Henderson Road, Eveleigh, had sufficient heritage significance to … Continued

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Step inside Paddington’s new-look library

Step inside Paddington’s new-look library

Monday, October 26th, 2015 | Culture

Paddington Library is inviting everyone to step inside and explore its new-look facilities when it re-opens next week. Following a three-month refurbishment, the library is now a more inviting space for people of all ages and abilities. Facilities include a … Continued

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