New South Wales

'The 525 from Parramatta to Burwood in Sydney Olympic Park'

Competitive tender closes for Sydney's Inner West bus services

THE competitive tender for the operation of Region 6 bus services in Sydney's Inner West has closed, with the NSW Government to now evaluate proposals before the successful operator is selected in the first quarter of 2018.

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Artist's impression of Sydenham Station

John Holland and Laing O'Rourke win $240m Sydenham Metro Upgrade contract

A $240 million contract for major railway work at Sydenham as part of Sydney Metro – including the upgrade of Sydenham Station – has been awarded by the NSW Government to a partnership between John Holland Pty Ltd and Laing O'Rourke Australia Construction Pty Ltd.

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Gosford, NSW

NSW Government Architect to assist with Gosford CBD revitalisation

THE NSW Government last week said the much-anticipated revitalisation of Gosford's CBD and waterfront will be guided by the expertise of the NSW Government Architect in order to deliver improved infrastructure and fast-track housing supply as part of the Central Coast Regional Plan.

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Artist's impression of part of the WestConnex M5 project

NSW Government begins process to sell 51 per cent of Sydney Motorway Corporation

THE NSW Government has called for qualified parties to register their interest in the sale of 51 per cent of Sydney Motorway Corporation (SMC), a government-owned company that is responsible for the finance, delivery and operation of the approximate $17 billion, 33-kilometre WestConnex tollway project.

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Houses

Rezoning to deliver 1,700 new homes for Greater Macarthur area

A NEW land release in the Campbelltown local government area will deliver open space, a new village centre and a biodiversity corridor to protect vegetation and allow local wildlife to move through the site, the NSW Department of Planning and Environment announced last week.

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Rhodes East Priority Precinct Investigation Area - September 2017

Draft Priority Precinct Plan for Rhodes East released by NSW Government

NSW Planning and Housing Minister Anthony Roberts last week released the draft Priority Precinct Plan for Rhodes East, which has the potential to deliver up to 3,600 new homes, a new school, community facilities, shops, cafes and new pedestrian and cycling paths along the Parramatta River foreshore.

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Solar panels in Maules Creek, NSW

NSW Government approves 250 MW Limondale Solar Farm near Balranald

NSW Minister for Planning and Housing, Anthony Roberts, last week announced approval of the 250-megawatt Limondale Solar Farm, which is located to the south of Balranald in the Riverina region and could provide power for approximately 94,000 homes.

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