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

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, today slammed comments by the Chair of the Greater Sydney Commission that she wasn’t aware houses were being demolished in Haberfield.

August 16, 2016

Planning & development

Motion condemning the Government's distribution of propaganda materials to spruik plans for the Bays Precinct.

August 10, 2016

Planning & development

The Sydenham Station Creative Hub is an example of planning innovation at its very best—an approach that thinks outside the box to integrate established industrial properties with exciting new businesses, businesses such as Batch Brewing Company. 

August 04, 2016

Planning & development

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, today welcomed the announcement that a Foley Labor Government will deliver improved rail and bus services to Sydney Airport, to relieve the congestion nightmare around Australia’s busiest airport. 

June 23, 2016

Planning & development

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, today called on the Minister to reaffirm his commitment to funding the GreenWay after yesterday’s State Budget allocated only $200,000 to design of the project. 

June 22, 2016

Planning & development

Food trucks are an essential element in global cities like New York and Toronto and I’m glad we can add Marrickville to that list!

April 20, 2016

Planning & development

Six months of rail bus replacement services will cause chaos. Bus services in the inner west are already a mess, with services regularly cancelled.

April 14, 2016

Planning & development

NSW Labor is putting forward the idea of a model code to regulate food trucks making it easier for these entrepreneurial businesses to operate across Sydney.

April 13, 2016

Planning & development

Jo Haylen has called on the NSW Government to review boarding house regulations to protect the rights of residents. 

February 24, 2016

Planning & development

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, today slammed the Government’s decision to grant planning approval for the M4 East Westconnex project, ignoring strong and clear community opposition.

 

February 12, 2016