January 2017 archive

Jan 23

Appalling attitude displayed by would-be spear fishers at Randwick Council’s Malabar rock pool 23rd January 2017

Green Councillor Murray Matson alerts Randwick Council General Manager after local residents intervene to stop spear fishing in Council rook pool Ray Brownlee General Manager Randwick City Council Dear Ray Please note below reports of an appalling attitude displayed by would be spear fishers at Council’s Malabar rock pool. Local residents had to intervene to dissuade a …

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Jan 19

Mike Baird NSW Premier: Greens Councillor Murray Matson says farewell to the NSW wonder boy – 19th January 2017

DISCLAIMER: The views expressed below on the NSW Premiership of Mike Baird are purely the personal opinion of Randwick Greens Councillor Murray Matson and should not be interpreted as an official Greens NSW party statement. They should be seen as coming from a local Randwick perspective. I believe that Mike Baird re-set a personal standard in administrative …

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Jan 17

Kingsford to Kensington (K2K) town centre review: Councillor implores Loracn Byrne to meet with him and General Manager – 17th January 2017

17th January 2017 Letter to Editor Southern Courier Loracn Byrne’s  (Courier 17th Jan 2017) mistaken belief that Council is proposing 9 storey buildings on “most of Doncaster Avenue and all around Kensington Park” reflects the honest conviction of many Kensington and Kingsford residents. But why? The fact sheet (http://www.goo.gl/LJ3lvd) actually suggests no height changes in …

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Jan 14

Congestion will come to Kingsford and Kensington from Westconnex’s St Peters interchange say Randwick Botany Greens -14th January 2017

“Greens member for Newtown Jenny Leong said the WestConnex motorway would destroy neighbourhoods, creating more congestion and pollution.” (quoted SMH 11th January 2016) Randwick Councillor Murray Matson reiterated Randwick-Botany Greens concerns that the St Peters interchange will funnel more car congestion from the Westconnex into his Council’s suburbs of Kingsford and Kensington. Councillor Matson said …

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