Showing posts from August, 2019

Opening of the New Marrickville Library

The new Marrickville Library & Pavilion is at Patyegarang Place, 313 Marrickville Rd (cnr of Marrickville & Livingstone Rds)
For the first time, there will be a robotic collection available to borrow.
The entire second floor is dedicated to the Council’s historic art book collection that until now – due to space issues - has not been easily accessible to the public...

"Healing Ourselves, Healing Our Country" Boomalli

"Healing Ourselves, Healing Our Country"  Wednesday 28th August 6-8pm. "Art is proven to be a major contributor to assisting with a number of overwhelming pressures in our world. Art and the act of making it is a vehicle for creativity and healing." - Bronwyn Bancroft

Performance by the Too Deadly Dance Group. 

Annandale - 28 August 2019

Arguimbau Street Annandale Sandstone Guttering and Kerbing.

Inner West Council Tree DCP

Read the litany of amendments made to the Tree DCP at 27 August 2019 Inner West Council Meeting.

How the draft Tree Management DCP on the Agenda Papers developedA discussion paper including principles and options to guide the development of the new plan was distributed for community feedback in August/September 2018. Feedback was used to create the plan which the elected Council endorsed for public exhibition at their meeting in November 2018.Principles that guided the draft Tree Management DCP
Public safety – Trees on private land are managed to ensure public safety and risk is managed appropriately.
Protection of property – Trees on private land are managed to ensure protection of property.
Equity/ financial cost - Trees are there for the benefit of the community and the costs incurred by residents to maintain trees should be reduced.Increased urban canopy – Trees are essential for creating liveable cities and urban canopy needs to be increased.…

Footprints ecoFestival 2019

Another successful Footprints ecoFestival.

It is interesting how it has changed over the years... Footprints ecoFestival history