Better streets and spaces

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57 posts in Better streets and spaces

George Street to become destination boulevard

Making way for more walking, open space and outdoor dining.

Pitt Street leads the way with plans for a permanent cycleway

Pitt Street will get a permanent cycleway while other pop-up cycleways are extended for 2 years

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

We’re proposing 2 public spaces are named in honour of Rosebery’s rich confectionary history.

Over the rainbow: Surry Hills path celebrates same-sex marriage

The 90m walkway is complete just in time for Sydney Mardi Gras.

Green Square celebrates its stunning new aquatic centre

Sydneysiders are invited to dive into the biggest pool complex in Sydney since the 2000 Olympic Games.

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.


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George Street to become destination boulevard

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Pitt Street leads the way with plans for a permanent cycleway


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