Media Release: Transurban - when too much monopoly is just not enough

The ACCC's decision to delay Transurban from bidding for WestConnex should be a warning to all. Premier Gladys Berejiklian and the NSW government have pulled out every trick in the book to fast-track the sale of the controversial infrastructure project. But, now, it’s time to take a breath and reflect on whether this sale is really for the public’s good, or, for the good of its political masters and private toll road operators, say community advocacy group No WestConnex: Public Transport (NoW: PT).

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Media Release: Labor heavyweights need to speak up against WestCONnex at forum tonight

Sydney residents and transport users have a real chance tonight to speak directly to a number of senior Labor Party MPs, including federal Deputy Opposition Leader Tanya Plibersek, and call on them to actually oppose the NSW Government's trouble-prone WestConnex infrastructure project.

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Media Release: Community mourns & celebrates activist, teacher Liz Butterworth

Family, friends and former colleagues gathered late last week to remember activist and teacher Liz Butterworth as a woman of immense strength and character who will be missed by many in Sydney's inner-west and beyond.

A memorial was held for Ms Butterworth at the NSW Teachers Federation House at Surry Hills on Thursday, July 5 after she died from cancer last week. 

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Media Release: The WestCONnex dominoes begin to tumble

Hot on the heels of the NSW Parliamentary Inquiry announced last week into the impact of WestCONnex Stage 3, today another two dominoes have toppled with the announcement that key construction sites for WestCONnex Stage 3 tunnels will no longer be required.

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Media Release: Community wins with WestConnex shelving Leichhardt tunnel dive site for M4-M5 link



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The Coalition Against WestConnex (CAW) is delighted that the chosen contractor for the WestConnex M4-M5 Link tunnel has abandoned the Darley Rd Dan Murphys site in Leichhardt and the Muirs site in Parramatta Road Haberfield as tunnelling dive sites for Stage 3 WestConnex.

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Media Release: 'Stop WestCONnex' protest at NSW Labor State Conference

Community advocacy group No WestConnex: Public Transport (NoW: PT) will be out in numbers this weekend at the NSW Labor state conference to urge the State Opposition to halt work on WestConnex, and instead work with residents and transport users to improve public transport options and reduce carbon emissions.

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Media Release: Parliamentary inquiry the beginning of the end for WestCONnex

Community advocacy group No WestConnex: Public Transport (NoW: PT) greatly applauds news this week that a NSW parliamentary inquiry will be held at long last into the secrets surrounding the scandalous WestConnex toll road project.

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Media Release: Gladys's budget - a WestCONnex sleight of hand

There are no pleasant surprises in this week's state budget concerning WestConnex. Just smoke and mirrors from the premier, states community advocacy group No WestConnex: Public Transport (NoW: PT).

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Media Release: Gladys totally addicted to tolls with new F6 tunnel just a sly underground road into unpopular WestConnex

It seems not a week goes by now without the Berejiklian government trying to pass a swift one over the public when it comes to Sydney's transport needs, say community advocacy group No WestConnex: Public Transport (NoW: PT), after it was revealed the new F6 underground tunnel would be tolled and would double-dip motorists by forcing them to pay tolls on WestConnex too.

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Media Release: The new WestCONnex CONsortium - Companies alleged to be involved in tax-dodging, bribery & corruption

 

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The three companies selected by the NSW Government this week to build Stage 3 of WestConnex have a troubling recent history of alleged corruption, bribery and tax-dodging. But it seems their combined lack of ethics hasn't prevented Premier Gladys Berejiklian from handing over billions of dollars in taxpayers money to the consortium consisting of Lend Lease, Samsung C&T Corporation and Bouygues Construction (LSB).

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