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New grants include action on problem polystyrene

City of Sydney grants will support buildings across Sydney to tackle climate change with innovative recycling and energy efficiency measures, while a new study will help tackle problem polystyrene waste.

How a Redfern convenience store became an internet sensation

A corner shop in Redfern has become a social media sensation, attracting customers from around the globe eager to visit the world’s only convenience store with a dedicated Instagram account.

Sydney tops global sustainability ranking

The City of Sydney has received top honours in a global sustainability report, scoring highest in the Asia Pacific region.

City of Sydney wins major architecture prizes for new public buildings

The City of Sydney’s commitment to delivering great community facilities through innovation, clever design and sustainability has once again been recognised, with three new public buildings taking home six major architectural awards and a commendation.

Digital future for Sydney’s street furniture

The City of Sydney will call for renewed expressions of interest from 10 July, 2018 for one of the most sought after outdoor advertising contracts in Australia.

Celebrating women at NAIDOC in the City

The leadership and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women will be celebrated through art, music and food at a free event for Sydneysiders of all ages.

Nightlife and creative sector panel elects co-chair

Sydney Fringe CEO and Festival Director Kerri Glasscock has been elected as co-chair of the City of Sydney’s nightlife and creative sector advisory panel alongside Councillor Jess Scully.

International students giving back to the community

International students who together performed more than 6,500 hours of volunteer work at local legal and community centres, events and educational institutions were last night honoured for their selfless efforts.

Support for youth safety, welfare and development

Programs that help marginalised and vulnerable young people will benefit from the City of Sydney's latest round of funding grants.

New City depot swings into gear

The City of Sydney welcomed local community members into the new Alexandra Canal depot over the weekend for a behind the scenes tour of the facilities that will service the needs of the city’s southern suburbs.

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The City of Sydney receives a large number of requests from journalism students seeking assistance with assignments. In an effort to assist students and ensure there is readily available information on the City’s projects and programs, every effort is made to ensure City of Sydney News and the City’s corporate website are up-to-date with news and announcements. Please note, however, that due to extremely busy workloads City staff are not available to undertake media interviews for student projects.

Media contacts

To ask a question, report a problem, or provide feedback to the City of Sydney 24/7, call:
02 9265 9333

For media inquiries and interviews, contact the City’s media team on:
0400 331 027 or email mediateam@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

For interviews or comments from the Lord Mayor, contact:
02 8974 4165 or email media@clovermoore.com.au

Notifications and opportunities
If you’re a journalist and would like to receive our media releases and alerts, please email your name, title and contact details to mediateam@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au with the words ‘Subscribe to news list’ in the subject field.

Journalism students
The City of Sydney receives a large number of requests from journalism students seeking assistance with assignments. In an effort to assist students and ensure there is readily available information on the City’s projects and programs, every effort is made to ensure City of Sydney News and the City’s corporate website are up-to-date with news and announcements. Please note, however, that due to extremely busy workloads City staff are not available to undertake media interviews for student projects.

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