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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Welcome ‘facelift’ for heritage town hall

Welcome ‘facelift’ for heritage town hall

Thursday, March 16th, 2017 | Community, Development

Alexandria’s much-loved Town Hall will soon undergo a restoration aimed at restoring the 136-year-old building to its former glory. Proposed work on the heritage listed building on Garden Street includes restoring the façade, roof and interiors, to ensure it continues … Continued

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Business helps plan for a growing city

Business helps plan for a growing city

Thursday, March 16th, 2017 | Business, Development

Local businesses are encouraged to take part in a major citywide survey that will provide a snapshot of Sydney’s most popular industries, changing trends in employment and the number of jobs in the city. Over the next nine months, a … Continued

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Heatwaves are Sydney’s deadliest threat

Heatwaves are Sydney’s deadliest threat

Friday, February 10th, 2017 | Sustainability

Heatwaves pose a more deadly and destabilising threat to the Sydney metropolitan area than all other potential natural or unnatural disasters, with Sydney’s Chief Resilience Officer Beck Dawson calling for a greater level of planning and preparation to combat future … Continued

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