A focus on new green, public spaces to take advantage of the stunning coastline and attractive townships and the creation of employment zones to boost jobs are key priorities in the latest vision for the Illawarra Shoalhaven area.
Minister for Planning and Public Spaces Rob Stokes today launched the Flood Prone Land Package saying as natural disasters become more frequent and severe, communities needed to increase their resilience through better planning.
More than 26,000 new trees will be planted by the NSW Government along the Great West Walk, a 65-kilometre urban trail linking Parramatta to the lower Blue Mountains through three Western Sydney council areas.
Ensuring safety from bushfire and protecting significant biodiversity are at the heart of a renewed vision for Ingleside as a modest new village nested in a bushland escarpment on Sydney’s northern beaches.
Greater Sydney parks will have added protection with new proposed legislation to expand and conserve our precious green spaces, and give communities a stronger voice, as part of a 50-year vision for our parklands.