‘Chaotic and unsafe’: Council addresses ‘dangerous’ Cremorne crossing
North Sydney Council is investigating options to calm traffic at the Middle Harbour Public School, following a community campaign to address safety at the ‘dangerous’ pedestrian crossing.
Council combats trashed beaches
Northern Beaches Council will introduce ‘flying squads’ of sanitation officers over the summer months, as warmer weather sees bins overflowing at beaches and parks.
Push to tackle youth unemployment
A councillor is calling on Northern Beaches Council to increase its employment and training opportunities for young people, as Australia faces high youth unemployment and recession.
Off-street parking divides councillors
North Sydney Council has agreed to review its parking controls and consult residents on whether to offer more off-street parking.
War of words over environmental bill
Zali Steggall has hit out at fellow local MP Trent Zimmerman over his support for an environmental bill that would see development approval powers transferred to state and territory governments.
Mosman defies transparency guidelines
Mosman Council has confirmed it will not be publishing councillors' and senior staff’s pecuniary interests online, despite it being in breach of State Government transparency regulations.
Councillors’ financial interests to be revealed
Northern Beaches Council will disclose councillors and senior staffs’ financial interests online, after it was found to be breaching State Government transparency regulations.
North Sydney ‘slugged’ with 7 per cent rate increase
North Sydney Council has again voted to support a 7 per rate rise, with independent councillors labelling the move as ‘unfathomable and unconscionable’ in the face of pandemic and recession.
Mosman considers carbon busting 'City Trees'
Mosman Council has discussed trialling CO2 filtering ‘City Trees’ in the local area, with councillors divided on the efficiency of the idea.
EXCLUSIVE: Manly Hospital’s future revealed
The revitalised Manly Hospital site is one step closer, with the NSW State Government providing Peninsula Living the first in-depth look at its plans...

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