Coles and Woolies are under fire from Randwick Greens Councillor Murray Matson. The retailers are pushing the State Government to wind back proposed promotional restrictions on alcohol discounting. Cr Matson is putting forward a motion calling for a Randwick City Council submission to the Government’s review of the Alcohol Act. He represents East Ward on …
The site of the upgraded Alison road bike path was visited by Greens Senate candidate Cate Faehrmann at 1pm this Saturday. She used this Greens supported initiative to highlight the positive public transport initiatives of the Greens and their candidate James Macdonald in Kingsford Smith Ms Faehrmann outlined The Australian Greens transport policy “Sustainable Planning and Transport” to …
The Greens in Kingsford Smith have welcomed the announcement of the September 7th federal election. Candidate James Macdonald said the Greens are offering a unique alternative to the “increasingly synchronized” policies of the major parties. He said on the weekend, “The Greens have a positive and constructive vision for the nation, and we’re eager to …
Randwick City Council will use its website social media buttons to actively lobby the NSW State and Federal Governments to bring in a national Container Deposit Scheme. The decision comes ahead of the expected consideration by state and federal environment ministers of a final report into how such a scheme could be structured. Greens Councillor …
Randwick City Council will investigate the ramifications resulting from any changes to the ANEF (noise) contour map proposed under the draft Sydney airport master plan. Greens Councillor Murray Matson initiated the assessment via a motion to last Tuesday night’s council meeting. He drew attention to a possible noise increase for Coogee residents. He said this …
Randwick City Council is calling for a fresh round of independent testing for mercury contamination around the Orica site in Botany. The considered extent of possible mercury contamination around Orica’s Botany plant includes an area of Randwick City Council lying east of Bunnerong Road between Fitzgerald and Wassell street. Read more.