Links to stories in the press relating to Western Sydney. Check back here for updates.

  • New digital resources now available at Lithgow Library

    Jan 6, 2019

    Lithgow Library is now offering free electronic resources including Beama Films, a movie and documentary streaming...

    and is open to all residents of the Lithgow Council area.For more information on the digital sites contact the Lithgow Library on 63529100.

  • Shade Sails at Merv Crane Park, Cullen Bullen

    Jan 6, 2019

    New shade sails have been installed over the playground equipment at Merv Crane Park in Cullen Bullen. The shade sails were identified in...

    , and made possible through Council’s Village Improvement Program.Mayor of Lithgow City Council, Clr Ray Thompson said, “The provision of

  • The Australian suburbs and council areas most vulnerable to extreme heat

    Jan 4, 2019

    Vast tracts of Australia’s major cities are unnecessarily overheating leading to a potential health crisis for...

    five degrees.ROADBLOCKS TO GREENER STREETSThe report said councils including the City of Sydney and Blacktown in NSW, Yarra in Melbourne,

  • Adult Change Facility Opened at Blue Mountains Theatre and Community Hub

    Dec 18, 2018

    Deputy Mayor Cr Chris Van Der Kley, Aged & Disability Services Development Officer Prue Hardgrove, Member for Blue Mountains Trish Doyle...

    Hardgrove, Member for Blue Mountains Trish Doyle and Cr Shae Foenander opening the facilityBlue Mountains City Council officially opened

  • 35-storey mixed-use development proposal for Liverpool now on public exhibition

    Dec 18, 2018

    A 35-storey mixed use development has been proposed for the Liverpool city centre.

    to details published on Liverpool Council’s online planning portal.Liverpool Council is the consent authority and the Sydney Western City

  • Fairfield mayor Frank Carbone reflects on 2018 and looks ahead to another big year

    Dec 18, 2018

    It has been another big year for Fairfield with many exciting projects taking shape.Thecaught up with Fairfield...

    been another big year for Fairfield with many exciting projects taking shape.Thecaught up with Fairfield mayor Frank Carbone to reflect on

  • Implementation plan moves City Deal step forward

    Dec 18, 2018

    Implementation plan: Local mayors joined then PM Malcolm Turnbull and NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian for the signing of the City Deal in...

    Parkland City and Western Sydney Airport are going to “shift the axis of Sydney towards the west’’.“Liverpool City Council welcomes the

  • Council and Sydney Water Partner to Provide Water Refill Stations

    Dec 17, 2018

    Mayor, Cr Mark Greenhill and Sydney Water rep, Amy Bromhead, try one of the water refill stations in Maple Grove Park, Katoomba.Eight...

    been installed at recreational spaces across the Blue Mountains City Council Local Government Area.Council and Sydney Water have worked

  • Rydalmere Football Club welcomes new home in disused bowling club

    Dec 17, 2018

    EMBATTLED Rydalmere Football Club has kicked a “game-changing” goal in its quest for survival after finding a new...

    Parramatta Council last week approved a licensing agreement for the Lions to move into the disused Rydalmere Bowling Club, which will have a

  • 144,000 tonnes of litter settles in Parramatta River each year

    Dec 17, 2018

    THERE’S a big push to make Parramatta River swimmable by 2025 — but there are plenty of reasons to rubbish whether...

    the past year.A report released today by the Western Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (WSROC) shows steps are being taken to combat