A state-wide program to promote streets as shared spaces

The NSW Government rolled out a $15m state-wide program to fund shared spaces pilot projects and improve the quality of public spaces. Councils are strongly encouraged to apply for Streets as Shared Spaces grants to deliver short-term improvements to local streets, paths or public spaces and introduce tactical urbanism interventions. “We [NSW] are asking councilsContinue reading “A state-wide program to promote streets as shared spaces”

F6 extension walking and cycling path improvements

Thank you to everyone who provided feedback earlier in the year to the Proposed F6 Extension Motorway. Some good news: As part of the Minister for Planning and Public Spaces’ approval process, one of the key changes means they will now build a direct, off-road shared pedestrian and cycle pathway that will replace the indirect,Continue reading “F6 extension walking and cycling path improvements”

Submission: WestConnex M4-M5 Link: ‘MOD 2 -Crescent overpass and active transport links.’

WalkSydney is pleased to make a submission to the WestConnex M4-M5 Link: ‘MOD 2 – Crescent overpass and active transport links.’ The WalkSydney working group is deeply concerned about the proposed new ‘Crescent overpass’ and asks the authorities to reject this new modification and return to the original proposal for a greenlink. The overpass increasesContinue reading “Submission: WestConnex M4-M5 Link: ‘MOD 2 -Crescent overpass and active transport links.’”