Plunkett Street Public School, Forbes Street, Woolloomoolo. Sydney - 19th May 2017.  The City is holding a small event for Plunkett Street Public School to celebrate Walk Safely to School Day. Councillor Jess Scully Walks with students from Plunkett Street Public School.

Kids put their best foot forward for Walk to School Day

Friday, May 19th, 2017 | Other

Primary school children from across Australia today made their way to school on-foot, to celebrate National Walk Safely to School Day. Events were organised at primary schools nationwide to raise awareness about the health benefits of walking and the importance … Continued

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Accelerating action on energy efficient buildings

Thursday, May 11th, 2017 | Sustainability

Mid-tier commercial buildings will be the focus of a City of Sydney-sponsored forum encouraging increased energy and water efficiency measures. The Australian Institute of Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating (AIRAH) will deliver the Sydney Forum for Mid-Tier Commercial Buildings on … Continued

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Sydne - August 21, 2015: Moore Park (photo by Jamie Williams/City of Sydney)

$8 million in new street trees to cool Sydney

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 | Sustainability

An extra $8 million will be spent over the next 10 years to increase Sydney’s street tree canopy and reduce the damaging heat island effect. The City of Sydney’s draft budget provides an additional $2.8 million to plant 100 more … Continued

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Sydney -July 30, 2016:  Hannah and Eliana at the East Sydney Early Learning Centre opening (photo by Jamie Williams/City of Sydney)

Glebe birthday celebrations open to all

Monday, May 8th, 2017 | Community, Culture, Events

One of Sydney’s most popular libraries will celebrate its 20th birthday with an open day with live music, workshops, dancing and storytelling. Glebe Library will host a free open day on Saturday 20 May with events and activities taking place … Continued

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