Planning for the future

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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.

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.

Global experts share the big ideas that transformed their cities

At our CityTalks event, we asked national and international figures to share the bold ideas that have transformed their cities.

Sydney set for 24 hour trading

Some of the biggest changes to city planning in a decade will give Sydney a late-night boost.

5 minutes with our Alternative Housing Ideas Challenge registrar Stephen Varady

The challenge calls for ideas to boost the diversity of housing across the city.

A better way for Waterloo housing estate

We’re proposing a more balanced redevelopment of the Waterloo housing estate.


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