New South Wales

Artist's impression of proposed Campsie Station as part of Sydney Metro City & Southwest project

NSW Budget delivers $10.5bn for public transport

NSW Transport and Infrastructure Minister Andrew Constance last week announced the 2016-17 NSW Budget includes a record $10.5 billion for public transport, including $2.7 billion to continue delivering the Sydney Metro project.

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New House

Simplified housing code placed on exhibition by NSW Government

NSW Planning Minister Rob Stokes last week announced the public exhibition of a proposed new Housing Code that sets out clear and simple rules for works that can be carried out as complying development, allowing them to be fast-tracked.

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Buses lined up on York Street in Sydney's CBD

NSW Government to invest $108m in new buses

DOUBLE decker buses will serve some of Sydney's busiest routes, and around 3,800 extra weekly services will be added as part of a $108 million investment in new buses in the 2016-17 NSW Budget, the NSW Government announced last week.

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City of Sydney finalises its Development Contributions Plan 2015

IMPORTANT new community facilities for Sydney's growing population, such as green open space, recreation areas, childcare centres and transport, will be part-funded by new developer contributions, the City of Sydney announced last week.

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NSW Parliament

19 new councils begin operating in NSW

NSW Premier Mike Baird and Minister for Local Government Paul Toole last week said that 19 new councils will work harder for residents and deliver better services and community facilities throughout the state.

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