As our suburbs grow, we must fight to protect their unique heritage and character, as well as for the community infrastructure we rely on. Jo is fighting for a planning system that puts people before profit.

Planning & development

The proposal for residential towers as tall as 15 storeys next to Ashfield Park will change the character of this heritage neighbourhood forever.

January 30, 2018

Planning & development

Our community has serious concerns about how we are managing growing our suburbs while at the same time protecting the things we love about them.

December 15, 2017

Planning & development

December 13, 2017

Planning & development

The Building Products (Safety Bill) 2017 is a long overdue attempt to address the significant concerns of residents and construction experts surrounding the use of unsafe building products, in particular flammable aluminium cladding. 

November 22, 2017

Planning & development

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 & development

November 14, 2017

Planning & development

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 & development

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 & development

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

October 20, 2017

Planning & development

Notice of Motion regarding Inner West Sydney Clearways.

October 18, 2017