NSW Government Must Stop Cuts To Aboriginal Child Protection

Labor has called on the Berejiklian Government to stop cuts to AbSec, the peak Aboriginal run organisation working to improve the care, support and diversion of Aboriginal children from the out of home care system.

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Good Will And Good Sense Needed To Avoid Covid-19 Public Transport Disaster

NSW Labor is appealing to the good will and good sense of Sydney parents to continue working from home once their kids return to school next Monday.

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Feedback - Haberfield, Ashfield, Leichhardt road improvements

While residents acknowledge the need to combat rat running and congestion around the inner west due to WestConnex, these proposals are clearly focused on moving people in and out of WestConnex tunnels rather than improving traffic and amenity for local communities. My submission to the proposed "road improvements" in Haberfield, Ashfield and Leichhardt.

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Principals Forced To Be Traffic Cops As Premier Fails To Hire Crossing Supervisors

Principals are being forced to manage traffic around their schools as students return to classes full-time, with the Government failing to deliver on its promise of hiring new crossing supervisors and demanding parents wait outside school gates at drop off and pick up times.

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Berejiklian Government Sydney CBD-Centric Covid-19 Public Transport Plan Raises More Questions Than Answers

Labor says the Berejiklian Government must do better than apps, goodwill and stickers, after announcing a Sydney CBD-centric transport ‘plan’ that fails to include any measures for Regional NSW and the Greater Sydney region.

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COVID-19 Renters Rights Speech

These are extraordinary times, demanding extraordinary leadership.

The Covid-19 pandemic has pushed us to our limits and people are understandably anxious and afraid for their health, wellbeing and livelihoods. 

In this time of uncertainty, people are looking to their governments to make tough decisions in the public interest; 

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Aged care residents and staff in NSW need urgent protections from Covid-19

NSW Labor has called for the Berejiklian Government to work urgently with the Morrison Government and implement strong measures to protect 61,000 aged care residents and essential staff.

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Half-baked rental rescue leaves Inner west renters and landlords in the lurch

Inner west tenants and landlords have been left in the lurch by the NSW Government’s rental package, with only 16% of landlords covered by land tax relief measures and tenants who have lost their livelihoods through Covid-19 lumped with potentially huge debt bombs through rent deferrals. 

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New Isolation Rules For Seniors Means Government Needs To Step Up And Reach Out

State government agencies like Service NSW should be conducting regular welfare checks on the elderly following tougher restrictions, advising people over 70 to stay home, according to NSW Labor.

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Vulnerable people must not be left behind

NSW Labor is calling for the NSW Government to urgently provide state stimulus to community organisations and charities so they can provide food, shelter and other support to the thousands of people flooding their services needing help.

 

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