Monthly Archives: May 2016

A resident’s submission on the Sydney Metro

As you probably know by now, the State Government has announced that the ‘Sydney Metro’ will have a station at Waterloo, immediately south-east of the intersection between Botany Road and Raglan Street.

The first Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the project has been released, and is available here. Continue reading

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ARAG thanks Clover Moore and City of Sydney for Opposition to WestConnex

At last Monday’s City of Sydney Council meeting, Lord Mayor Clover Moore made the following statement of opposition to WestConnex:

‘I can assure the City community that the City Government I lead will do everything we can to expose and stop this destructive project.’

The Lord Mayor recommended Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: ARAG WELCOMES WESTCONNEX AUDIT

Alexandria Residents’ Action Group (ARAG) welcomes the decision by the Federal Auditor General to conduct a Performance Audit in relation to the “Approval and Administration of Commonwealth Funding for the WestConnex project”.

We are pleased by the decision to examine whether the Commonwealth’s involvement was properly informed by appropriate advice and followed the established processes as apply to nationally significant infrastructure investments.

The NSW Auditor-General’s Report into WestConnex in 2014 was damning, Continue reading