A healthy community relies on a healthy environment. Jo has defended our public parks and green spaces from developers and supports meaningful action on climate change, an end to CSG mining, and developing public and active transport infrastructure to get people out of their cars. She is a passionate defender of the Cooks River. 

Planning & Environment

Local MPs Sophie Cotsis, Jodi McKay and Jo Haylen, have condemned the Minister for the Environment’s roll-out of the Return and Earn container deposit scheme, with the Minister’s own figures showing there will be fewer than half the promised number of collection points up and running by the start of the scheme this Friday. 

November 28, 2017

Planning & Environment

Notice of Motion regarding No-Grounds Evictions.

November 23, 2017

Planning & Environment

The Environmental Planning and Assessment Amendment Bill 2017 amends the Act that underpins planning regulations in New South Wales. These measures aim to tidy and to streamline planning processes across the State. I will briefly address some of the elements of the bill that may have the greatest impact. 

November 15, 2017

Planning & Environment

November 14, 2017

Planning & Environment

As our city grows, it is increasingly critical that we expand transport services to meet growing demand and that we invest in infrastructure that will encourage more commuters to choose public transport options over private vehicles. 

November 08, 2017

Planning & Environment

Labor Deputy Leader Michael Daley has confirmed that the Labor Opposition would rip up plans for mass rezoning along the Sydenham to Bankstown Urban Renewal Corridor. 

October 23, 2017

Planning & Environment

Labor will put Anthony Roberts' Sydenham to Bansktown plans for mass rezoning in the shredder. 

October 20, 2017

Planning & Environment

Question on Notice to the Minister for Resources, Energy and Utilities and Minister for the Arts regarding the cost of dredging Hawthorne Canal.

October 19, 2017

Planning & Environment

Notice of Motion regarding Inner West Sydney Clearways.

October 18, 2017

Planning & Environment

Notice of Motion regarding trucks in residential streets.

October 17, 2017