Jo is firmly opposed to Westconnex and stands shoulder to shoulder with the people of the Inner West. We must invest more in public transport, not private toll-roads.

Westconnex

Jo Haylen MP, Member for Summer Hill has called on the Baird Liberal Government to immediately stop plans for a tunnel exhaust stack close to schools, child care centres and nursing homes in Haberfield and Ashfield.

August 21, 2015

Westconnex

It is time to get real and expose WestConnex for what it is. It is an attempt by this Government to ram its obsession with big cars and private enterprise on an unsuspecting Sydney.

August 13, 2015

Westconnex

Duncan Gay, the Minister for Roads, admitted in parliament this week that he didn’t know the government’s process around acquisitions for the Westconnex project.

August 13, 2015

Westconnex

The Planning Minister, Rob Stokes, today contradicted the Minister for Roads saying he would consider a longer exhibition period for the Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) for the Westconnex project than the statutory thirty days.

August 06, 2015

Westconnex

With Clr Lucy McKenna, Mayor - Ashfield Council, Clr Darcy Byrne - Leichhardt Council, and Ashfield, Leichhardt and Marrickville Councillors.

July 09, 2015

Westconnex

In the golden age of the car, roads brought people together. They connected communities, stringing together suburbs and cities forming a vital means of travel and communication across the State. Despite what this Government would like to believe, the golden age of the car is behind us. 

June 23, 2015

Westconnex

Jo Haylen has called on the Government to support the establishment of a parliamentary inquiry into the WestConnex road project.

June 23, 2015

Westconnex

Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen has condemned the Baird Government’s refusal to filter the exhaust stacks for the M4 Tunnel in the face of reports of a $2.1 billion surplus in today’s budget.

June 22, 2015

Westconnex

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, is calling on Duncan Gay, Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight, to visit the Infants’ Home in Ashfield to hear locals’ views on Westconnex.

June 18, 2015

Westconnex

Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen today condemned the Baird Government for the M4 East tunnel plans announced today, which will make Haberfield the Westconnex “ground zero”.

June 04, 2015