Better streets and spaces

Improving our parks, buildings and connections

53 posts in Better streets and spaces

Evaluation shows community support for Erskineville pop-up cycleway

Have your say on our proposal to make the Erskineville pop-up cycleway a permanent part of the City’s bike network.

New cycleways for busy bike routes

We’re adding three new bike connections on Oxford, College and Liverpool streets

Rainbow path proposed for Prince Alfred Park

Plans are afoot to paint a 90-metre rainbow path in Surry Hills to commemorate the legalisation of same-sex marriage in Australia.

Paving the way for a people-friendly city centre

More spaces for people walking on George Street will support businesses and attract visitors back to Sydney’s city centre.

Our vision for a grand public square at Tech Central

A new square at Sydney’s Central station will make the area a greener and more enjoyable place to walk, travel and visit.

More native plants for people and pollinators in Pyrmont

Volunteers plant the finishing touches at Maybanke Park for local bees – and residents – to enjoy

Honey Kisses and Allsorts: New parks immortalise Australia’s most-loved lollies

We’re naming 2 public spaces in honour of Rosebery’s rich confectionary history.

New recreation centre for sports-loving Sydney locals

The ultimate warehouse conversion in Alexandria.

A new place to play in the heart of Surry Hills

Local kids see their ideas come to life as the Shannon Reserve Playground reopens.

Park life: Our improved playgrounds and reserves

We’ve been putting the finishing touches on precious green pockets in Forest Lodge and Rosebery.


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