Since the release of the M4-M4 Environmental Impact Statement, I have been contacted by countless inner west residents – particularly residents of Haberfield and Ashfield whom I represent in the NSW Legislative Assembly – concerned about the ever-expansion of WestConnex and the extension of intolerable impacts for local communities.Read more
Question on Notice to the Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight regarding the cost of securing the Muirs Holden site as a WestConnex site.Read more
Question on Notice to the Minister of Family and Community Services (FACS), Minister for Social Housing and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault regarding FACS tenants affected by WestConnex.Read more
That this House:
- Notes that the Government has released its Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed M4-M5 link of WestConnex.
Communities along the proposed WestConnex route continue to be ignored when it comes to the basic mitigation measures that might make their lives more bearable. The Sydney Motorway Corporation has confirmed it will build a solid five-metre noise wall between the Wattle Street construction site and adjacent houses on Walker Avenue, Haberfield.Read more
Labor representatives have come out swinging against plans to introduce weekend clearways on major arterial roads in busy inner west streets including King Street Newtown, Parramatta Road Stanmore and Sydenham Road, Marrickville.Read more