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, Member for Summer Hill, joined Haberfield residents in condemning Government plans to install three 7 metre signs along the local residential street.

August 07, 2017

Westconnex

On Saturday 22 July I joined other local Labor Party members to participate in the Stop WestConnex Lantern procession, which was organised by the many community resident action groups that are opposed to the project. 

August 03, 2017

Westconnex

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, today slammed the hypocrisy of the Education Minister, who has vowed to protect north shore kids from toxic fumes from motorway exhaust stacks while giving planning approval for stacks next to schools in the Inner West.

July 21, 2017

Westconnex

The Budget ignores key community infrastructure in the inner west, with only one local school receiving badly-needed classrooms and little support for residents on housing affordability, transport, or child-care. 

June 20, 2017

Westconnex

The Berekjiklian Government today released another glossy brochure with details on its M4-M5 link, with sites on Wattle St, Walker Ave and Northcote Street used for construction until 2022. 

May 12, 2017

Westconnex

A Labor government led by Luke Foley will hand back valuable land to the community after it is discarded by the monolithic WestConnex roads project. More than 18 hectares- a little over the size of Hyde Park- is up for grabs and Labor has committed that the land along the M4 East corridor will not be sold to developers.

May 01, 2017

Westconnex

Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen, has called plans to conduct geotechnical drilling in the driveway of sick and elderly Haberfield residents “callous, cruel and utterly unnecessary.”

May 01, 2017

Westconnex

The Berejiklian Government has refused to rule out building a dangerous dive site next to an Inner West school, as part of its plans for Westconnex.

March 29, 2017

Westconnex

I would like to raise a number of objections to proposals for the exhaust stack depicted in the recently released Draft addendum to the M4 East Urban Design and Landscape Plan. 

March 22, 2017

Westconnex

A six-year old boy was struck by a vehicle outside Haberfield Public School.

March 07, 2017