Planning for the future

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Your sneak peek into the future of Sydney

Come and meet the innovators who are changing the way we think about our future Sydney.

City of Sydney Council elects new Deputy Lord Mayor

Councillor Jess Scully was elected the City’s new Deputy Lord Mayor at a Council meeting on Monday 9 September.

More jobs and homes in Australia’s global city

You can preview 2 draft plans to shape the future of the City of Sydney area, with targets for new homes and jobs, better design and heritage protection.

Crisis accommodation for homeless at capacity

The City of Sydney’s most recent street count has revealed that crisis shelters are at capacity this winter.

Connecting women to lead on climate action

Inspirational women professionals from a range of industries are tackling climate change as part of a global mentoring program.

Back to the future: Modern movement legacy to be preserved

The future of some of Sydney’s remarkable buildings is in your hands.

We’re looking for big ideas to help transform Sydney

Light rail, stormwater recycling and the revitalisation of laneways and underused spaces are some of the great projects already transforming our city.

The 5 top priorities for our city’s future, according to Sydneysiders

We spoke to more than 5,000 members of our community about their vision for our city’s future. Here’s what they had to say.

Our vision for Sydney’s night-time economy

We’re a global city but we’ve lost half a million visitors a year since the lockouts began. It’s time for a new vision that opens our city to everyone at night.

Seven proposals shortlisted in the Alternative Housing Ideas Challenge

An independent jury selected the entries for new housing models to increase affordable housing supply across our city and reduce housing stress.


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Our vision for Sydney’s night-time economy

Late night trading changes: What Sydney businesses need to know

The 5 top priorities for our city’s future, according to Sydneysiders


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