Public transport is a public right. Jo will always stand up for transport that is accessible, reliable and affordable, and for infrastructure to make cycling safer.

Transport & cycling

Projects delayed include sorely needed upgrades to Lewisham, Petersham and Dulwich Hill stations. Plans for commuter parking at Summer Hill and Marrickville stations are also delayed.

December 19, 2016

Transport & cycling

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, welcomed today’s decision by the Baird Government to backflip on its controversial decision to force cyclists to carry identification.

December 02, 2016

Transport & cycling

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, today raised concerns about the Greater Sydney Commission’s plans for the inner west.

The Commission released its draft plans for Sydney earlier today, indicating rapid increases in density across the South, West and Inner West of Sydney, with few details on community infrastructure including schools and open spaces.

The plans are open for community feedback until March 2017. 

November 21, 2016

Transport & cycling

The strategy relies on Westconnex taking cars off Parramatta Road but it’s only the Government that thinks Westconnex will work.

November 09, 2016

Transport & cycling

We have an absurd situation where travelling by bus is now more expensive, despite being less reliable. Public transport is a basic right and making it more expensive will hit vulnerable people hardest.

 

September 13, 2016

Transport & cycling

Inner West commuters have voiced their frustration and anger with the Baird Government’s management of the bus network with over 2,660 complaints lodged in the last financial year by Summer Hill residents.

September 05, 2016

Transport & cycling

The Premier was intent on making hardworking families who were losing their homes pay and, despite his apologies, he did absolutely nothing to help those inner west families who are being ripped off by a process that we now know was rigged from the start. 

August 24, 2016

Transport & cycling

We must do more to protect people caught in a debt spiral by the enforcement of fines.

August 03, 2016

Transport & cycling

Jo Haylen MP, Member for Summer Hill, today welcomed the Transport Minister’s decision to fund the GreenWay Project, only a week after leaving all but $200,000 for the project out of the NSW Budget.

July 01, 2016

Transport & cycling

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