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Doggy treats success shows we’re a nation of pet lovers

An Alexandria-based dog product business was awarded best in show, walking away with the Excellence in Small Business award at the recent Sydney City Regional Business Awards.

$727 million infrastructure boost to central Sydney

The City of Sydney is investing another $727 million on major projects that will transform central Sydney over the next 10 years.

Strengthening Sydney’s links with largest trading partner

A world-first program bringing together young Australian and Chinese leaders to promote innovation and entrepreneurship will take place with City of Sydney support.

Celebrating Erskineville’s eminent local heroine

Research for a community heritage day at Erskineville Public School has rediscovered a past teacher whose tireless campaigning for Australian human’s rights helped create positive changes, including equal pay for women.

And the winner is...Sydney for best movie location

Award-winning actors and international film producers are gracing the streets of Sydney in even greater numbers, with film production in the local area worth around $50 million in the last year alone.

Affordable housing remains a top priority

The City of Sydney hopes to deliver around 450 affordable and diverse housing units to support key workers such as teachers, police, nurses and cleaners.

Young happy snappers make the cut

Cute and colourful images of toys, nature, animals and the outdoors have been captured by some of Sydney’s budding young snappers for the 2016 Little Sydney Lives competition.

Live music takes centre stage at Sydney Fringe

A world music festival in one of Sydney’s best-loved harbourside parks and a live music ‘crawl’ through Newtown are just some of more than 300 events, performances and artworks to feature at this year’s Sydney Fringe Festival.

Green light for Green Square library and plaza

A new town centre for Green Square is one step closer after the City of Sydney signed a contract with engineering and infrastructure firm John Holland for construction of the Green Square Library and Plaza.

Green apartments program: lower bills and emissions

The City of Sydney is inviting 20 high-rise apartment buildings to join a free program that will reduce emissions and slash utility bills.

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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:
02 9246 7292 or email mediateam@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

For interviews or comments from the Lord Mayor, contact:
02 8974 4165 or email lordmayormedia@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.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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