Why Sydney’s Urban Sprawl is Making us Sick
Saturday 21st January, 2017
The Committee for Sydney’s latest report, Adding to the Dividend, Ending the Divide 3, shows that Western Sydney’s sprawl and poor access to walkable areas is contributing to adverse health outcomes
Adding to the Dividend, Ending the Divide 3
Adding to the Dividend, Ending the Divide #3 both analyses the current performance of Greater Sydney, proving Sydney remains a leader in the Australian economy, while also suggesting practical ways to improve the city’s productivity, liveability and equity.READ THE REPORT
End of Year Drinks
Wednesday 7th December, 2016
Committee members were hosted by Stockland to reflect on our successes for 2016 and to hear from Assistant Minister for Cities and Digital Transformation, Angus Taylor.
- Great to hear from Clare Gardiner-Barnes of @TransportforNSW on the Future of Transport in NSW - chatting to our Tr… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/823646897130774528
- @CentreWS Thanks folks - FYI - the full report is available here: http://www.sydney.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/CfS-Issues-Paper-14-Adding-to-the-Dividend-Ending-the-Divide-3.pdf
- Our report, released today, shows clearly: there are economic, health and equity challenges with the Sprawl model of city-shaping.
- Coverage of our report by @Kaubo in the SMH today focusses on the health challenge facing many of our communities: http://www.smh.com.au/national/health/why-sydneys-urban-sprawl-is-making-us-sick-committee-of-sydney-report-reveals-20170119-gtuems.html
- Our report 'Adding to the Dividend, Ending the Divide' is released today. You can read the whole report here: http://www.sydney.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/CfS-Issues-Paper-14-Adding-to-the-Dividend-Ending-the-Divide-3.pdf
- Committee for Sydney on Mike Baird: “an outstanding political leader who transformed Sydney for the better”. http://www.sydney.org.au/committee-for-sydney-statement-on-mike-bairds-resignation