Category Archives: Meetings

Meet the State Candidates – Wednesday 13/3

The Heffron Meet the Candidates forum is this Wednesday, 13 March, from 7pm to 8pm, at Alexandria Town Hall – 73 Garden St, Alexandria.

The forum is being jointly hosed by ARAG, REDWatch and FoE.

We have had acceptances from: Continue reading

ARAG Meeting this Wednesday – Waterloo Towers

Waterloo is about to be redeveloped. Past proposals have included up six towers of between 33 and 40 storeys plus another 11 towers of between 16 and 32 storeys.

Come along and find out more about the latest round of proposals:

7pm Wednesday, 13 Feb,
Alexandria Town Hall,
73 Garden St, Alexandria.

Christmas Meeting, this Wednesday – Community Strategic Plan, Sydney 2050

Our final meeting for this year is this Wednesday, the 12th of December.

The meeting will be at the usual time and place: 7:00pm, Alexandria Town Hall, 73 Garden St.

We’re lucky enough to have council in attendance, talking about the City’s Community Strategic Plan, Sydney 2050, and how we can have input into it.

Unless some urgent issue comes out of the woodwork, this will be our last meeting until February.

ARAG October Meeting – Parking, Protecting Sydney Park

The agenda for this month’s meeting is:

Parking:

  • Feedback from Council on our ideas to improve parking

Protecting Sydney Park: Continue reading

ARAG meeting, 8 August

Our next meeting will be

  • 7pm, Wednesday, 8 August
  • Alexandria Town Hall, 73 Garden St, Alexandria

We will be discussing:

  • Tanya Plibersek’s WestConnex meeting:
  • The Metro Quarter and the shadows to fall on Alexandria:
  • Ashmore Estate:
    • DA amendment to increase height limits
    • Pile driving impacts on our suburb and our house

May meeting – proposed traffic changes, parking, trucks, and the NBN comes to Alexandria

The May meeting will be at:

7pm, Wednesday 9 May
Alexandria Town Hall,
73 Garden St, Alexandria

The Agenda is:

  • Council’s Proposed Traffic Changes
    Council traffic engineers will be in attendance for Q&A – this is your last best chance to ask questions before the close of the study (see below)
  • NBN ‘Lottery’
    A representative from NBN will explain what is happening in our area.
  • Legal and Illegal Parking
    What’s happening around the Tech Park
  • Trucks and Council Rangers
    An update – some good news for residents

Continue reading

April meeting update: Clover Moore to attend

Update: We have been told to expect Lord Mayor Clover Moore to attend tonight’s meeting.

The Agenda now is:

Protecting Local Streets – City of Sydney transport study – Clover Moore to speak, traffic engineers will be present as well.
DA for the Swanson pub
Alexandria Sunday Funday report

Meeting starts at 7, at the usual venue: Alexandria Town Hall, 73 Garden St.

April meeting – Alexandria Traffic Management Plan, Swanson Hotel DA, and more.

Our next meeting will be:

7pm, Wednesday, 11 April
Alexandria Town Hall
73 Garden St, Alexandria

The Agenda is:

  • Protecting Local Streets – City of Sydney transport study
  • DA for the Swanson pub DA
  • Alexandria Sunday Funday report

The transport study

Material from last Thursday night’s briefing,  ‘WestConnex: traffic solutions for Alexandria, Erskineville and St Peters‘, is now available online:
https://www.sydneyyoursay.com.au/westconnex-traffic-solutions-alexandria-erskineville-st-peters

This page has a link to the Alexandria Traffic Management Plan survey:
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FBTNPFC

The consultation period ends 1 June.

If you have questions for council, the contact person is  Adam Lander (Senior Community Engagement Coordinator, reachable 02 9265 9333 or alander@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au.

Swanson Hotel DA

More information available on council website, or at planningalerts.org.au.

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Protecting Local Streets and Communities

The City of Sydney has commissioned an independent study into what can be done to protect our local streets from the deluge of traffic coming from (and going to) the WestConnex St Peters Interchange.

There will be a public meeting from 6pm to 7:30pm, Thursday 5 April, at Alexandria Town Hall.

There will be a drop-in session on Saturday 7 April, at 3:30pm, also at Alexandria Town Hall.

Once the report is released, we will have until 1 June to respond.

For more information, come along on Thursday or Saturday, or visit sydneyyoursay.com.au or fixwestconnex.com.au.

March Meeting: Redfern Station, transport and trucks, residents’ forum

On the agenda for this month’s ARAG meeting:

  • Changes to Redfern Station – it’s started
  • Update on local transport issues from City of Sydney
  • Dangerous trucks in Alexandria: what can we do?
  • Residents’ forum: issues that affect you

The meeting will be at:

7pm, Wednesday 14 March
Alexandria Town Hall,
73 Garden St, Alexandria