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Media releases

Affordable housing remains a top priority

29 August 2016

Waterloo - 9 May 2015: Housing at the Green Square urban renewal area.
The City of Sydney hopes to deliver around 450 affordable and diverse housing units to support key workers such as teachers, police, nurses and cleaners. The proposed new homes will be located in Green Square and Redfern on the City’s … Read more

Live music takes centre stage at Sydney Fringe

26 August 2016

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 31:  The Basics play at Dawes Point on New Year's Eve on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Cole BennettsCity of Sydney/Getty Images)
A world music festival in one of Sydney’s best-loved harbourside parks and a live music ‘crawl’ through Newtown are just some of more than 300 events, performances and artworks to feature at this year’s Sydney Fringe Festival. Now in its … Read more

Green light for Green Square library and plaza

26 August 2016

Green Square library + plaza from Paul Street
A new town centre for Green Square is one step closer after the City of Sydney signed a contract with engineering and infrastructure firm John Holland for construction of the Green Square Library and Plaza. The ambitious $47 million project … Read more

Apartment rating tool a win for high-rise residents

24 August 2016

Zetland - 9 May 2015: Green Square urban renewal project, 2015. New apartment building pictured on Rothschild Avenue and Cressy Street, Zetland.
Sydneysiders will save on household bills and benefit from more energy and water efficient buildings thanks to a new apartment rating tool. The National Australian Built Environment Rating System (NABERS) apartment buildings rating tool will help developers, buyers, owners and … Read more

Green apartments program: lower bills and emissions

24 August 2016

5 Potter Street, Waterloo - 7th August 2016. Aria Apartment management Peter Ilott and Jeff Beere. (Model release: ER20160808-Aria Apartments -00273, ER20160808-Aria Apartments -00272)
The City of Sydney is inviting 20 high-rise apartment buildings to join a free program that will reduce emissions and slash utility bills. This follows a successful pilot of the Smart Green Apartments Program that produced average savings of $25,000 … Read more

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Last updated: Sunday, 3 February 2013