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Markets support to grow local businesses

4 March 2015

Sydney’s growing local market scene will get fresh support from the City of Sydney, thanks to a new policy and guidelines regime aimed at encouraging grassroots businesses. The City of Sydney’s draft markets policy will lead new operators through the … Read more

Body cameras to protect City rangers

4 March 2015

Ranger Phill McGill with a camera
City of Sydney rangers will wear video cameras on their work vests as part of a trial aimed at recording evidence and discouraging aggressive behaviour toward them. A team of volunteers will trial cameras in the next few months ahead … Read more

Free barbecues keep it local

3 March 2015

City Of Sydney Good neighbourhood BBQ at Foley Park Glebe - 2013
The City of Sydney is hosting a series of free community barbecues and information days during March and April that will offer fun activities for kids and provide residents with opportunities to provide feedback on Council activities and initiatives, including … Read more

Businesses back Sydney’s biggest bike challenge

2 March 2015

PwC David Kelly gearing up for Sydney Rides Business Challenge
People from more than 100 businesses are taking part in a four week Sydney-wide bike riding challenge. Nearly 1,000 employees have already pledged to get on their bikes for the Sydney Rides Business Challenge, which aims to get more Sydneysiders … Read more

Taking home a splash of living colour

2 March 2015

Living Colour Kings Cross
Free blooms from red petunia to purple sage can be taken home this weekend as the City of Sydney gives away thousands of pots of flowers from its summer floral displays. For the past seven weeks, the seasonal Living Colour … Read more

Last updated: Thursday, 8 January 2015