Category Archives: Waterloo Metro

City of Sydney Public Meeting at Alexandria Town Hall – Waterloo Development

The City of Sydney are holding a public meeting on the NSW Government’s plans for the redevelopment of the Waterloo Housing Estate and the Waterloo Metro Development.

The meeting will be on Wednesday 6 March at Alexandria Town Hall, from 6pm to 7.30pm.

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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.

Metro plans on exhibition – until Wednesday

Plans for the Waterloo Metro Quarter Precinct and the Waterloo Metro Quarter Over Station Development are both open for comment until Wednesday, 30th Jan:

It’s OK to make the same submission at both websites – although they are two parts of the same project, they each have their own separate review process.

Your submission doesn’t need to be long and detailed. It does need to be lodged by Wednesday. Continue reading

Parking, Metro Quarter, Trucks + Traffic = ARAG Meeting, Wednesday 12 September

This month’s meeting will be held at:

  • 7pm, Wednesday 12 September
  • Alexandria Town (73 Garden St)

The agenda for this meeting is:

  • Parking
  • Metro Quarter Update
  • Trucks invading Alexandria
  • Council Traffic Study  next steps

Please bring your positive suggestions on what can be done to improve the situation.

PS. ARAG’s submission to the Impact of WestConnex Inquiry is available here.

 

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

ARAG June Meeting: High-rise towers first, metro rail to follow

It’s been announced that three new high rise towers of up to 30 storeys will be built over the site of the future Waterloo Metro Station, at the corner of Henderson and Botany Road.

The towers should be occupied by 2022, about two years prior to the planned opening of Waterloo Metro Station.

ARAG’s June meeting will be:

7pm, Wednesday 13 June
Alexandria Town Hall,
73 Garden St, Alexandria

Come along and find out the many ways this development will affect Alexandria.

At the meeting you will hear from: Urban Growth, who are overseeing the project; Councillor Philip Thalis; and other interested parties and stakeholders.

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Waterloo Quarter Towers briefing tomorrow

The government has announced 700 apartments to be built (starting basically, now) over the future site of the Waterloo Metro station (scheduled for 2024).

There will be a ‘community briefing’ tomorrow (Saturday):

Saturday 2nd June 2018, 11am-2pm
Redfern Town Hall, 73 Pitt Street, Redfern

For more information, see the UrbanGrowth website.

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