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NSW's first Hydrogen Project gets green tick

NSW's first Hydrogen Project gets green tick

Published: 12 August 2020

The NSW Government has approved the development of the State’s first hydrogen gas facility at Horsley Park, paving the way for more clean energy, more jobs and an $18 million boost to the local economy.

New college approved in Campbelltown

New college approved in Campbelltown

Published: 12 August 2020

Young people aged 14 – 22 who have disengaged from mainstream education will be able to complete their schooling at a new purpose-built education facility following the NSW Government’s approval of Warakirri College.

NSW secures its place as the smart state

NSW secures its place as the smart state

Published: 7 August 2020

The NSW government will build smart technology into infrastructure and buildings to create jobs, cut traffic and commute times, slash water bills, reduce crime and boost the economy.

$250 million boost for public spaces

$250 million boost for public spaces

Published: 5 August 2020

Councils across NSW will have the opportunity to deliver new and improved public spaces for their local communities thanks to a $250 million program announced today, as part of the NSW Government's COVID-19 Recovery Plan.

New planting partnerships for National Tree Day

New planting partnerships for National Tree Day

Published: 2 August 2020

All trees planted in NSW on National Tree Day will contribute to the NSW Government target of planting one million trees by 2022, thanks to new partnerships with Planet Ark and Bunnings.

NRAR's Coffs Harbour horticulture compliance campaign enters next phase

NRAR's Coffs Harbour horticulture compliance campaign enters next phase

Published: 31 July 2020

The Natural Resources Access Regulator (NRAR) will begin the next phase of its Coffs Harbour Horticulture Water Compliance Project in August.

50,000 New jobs for Parramatta's future CBD

50,000 New jobs for Parramatta's future CBD

Published: 29 July 2020

Thousands of new jobs, great design and high-quality public places are on the horizon for Parramatta as plans for the CBD’s revitalisation reach a major milestone.

Rezonings and rail lines top next tranche of planning projects to be accelerated

Rezonings and rail lines top next tranche of planning projects to be accelerated

Published: 18 July 2020

The first stage of Sydney’s Tech Precinct at Central Station and improved rail networks across the State are part of the latest tranche of projects in the NSW Government’s Planning System Acceleration Program.

50-year vision for Sydney's open space and parklands

50-year vision for Sydney's open space and parklands

Published: 17 July 2020

A new 50-Year Vision for Greater Sydney’s network of parklands and green open spaces has been launched today by the NSW Government, heralded by an initial $10 million investment to revitalise one of the city’s forgotten harbour-side parks.

Reforms for a world class planning system

Reforms for a world class planning system

Published: 15 July 2020

Drastically reduced planning assessment times, less red tape, and user friendly e-planning tools will help turbo-charge the economic recovery, through an $83 million NSW Planning Reform Action Plan revealed today.