The City of Sydney is working on priority projects to ensure development and growth in the Green Square area is matched with quality community facilities, open space and parks, and transport connections.
We have dedicated $330 million over the next 10 years to new community facilities - a new library and plaza, cultural facililies, a new aquatic centre, open spaces and parks. The City of Sydney will also invest in green infrastructure to help make Green Square environmentally sustainable.
As these projects come to life we want to hear from you in their design and implementation. Help shape the future of Green Square - register for updates on opportunities to have your say.
For general information on Green Square you can visit the City of Sydney's website and for the latest community news, check out the Green Square community hub at greensquarehub.com. You can also contact Lauren Flaherty from the consultation team on 9288 5883 or email email@example.com.
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If you would like to keep in touch with development applications in the Green Square urban redevelopment area, then you can visit the Green Square Development page on the City of Sydney's website. For more news about the Green Square area you can also visit the City of Sydney website or the Green Square community hub.
You can also sign up to a monthly e-newsletter by contacting Cara Levinson, the Community Development Worker for Green Square by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
by Project Coordinator 17 May 2013, 3:18pm
by Project Coordinator 24 Apr 2013, 3:56pm
Friends of Victoria Park are hosting the second year of Get to know your neighbour on Saturday 20 April 2013.
Come and meet some your neighbours as five different community groups team up to celebrate new friends and share their areas of interest. You can view the event on the City's What's On page or find out more through the community blog: www.greensquarehub.com.
by Project Coordinator 17 Apr 2013, 10:29am
by Project Coordinator 3 Apr 2013, 11:27am
An innovative below ground vision has been chosen by the City of Sydney as the winner of the international design competition for the new Green Square Library and plaza.
A jury of leading Australian and international architects unanimously chose the entry from Stewart Hollenstein with Colin Stewart Architects as the winner praising it as “by far the most interesting and stimulating” of more than 160 received.
Find out more on the Green Square Library & Plaza page.
by Project Coordinator 26 Feb 2013, 1:37pm
Come along to give your feedback on plans to upgrade and extend Mary O’Brien Reserve, Corner Joynton Avenue and Tilford Street, Zetland on Saturday 2nd March 2013 between 12pm-2pm.
The session will be an opportunity to view and have your say on the concept design for Mary O'Brien Reserve, which has been revised following a community meeting last November. The proposal includes upgrading playground equipment and BBQ facilities, and significantly increasing the size of the park.
We invite your comments on the design before Monday 11 March 2013 using our feedback form.read more
by Project Coordinator 19 Feb 2013, 3:01pm
Public Exhibition: Draft Planning Agreement relating to land at 956 - 960 Bourke St, 355 Botany Road and 377 - 497 Botany Road, Zetland.
The City of Sydney proposes to enter into a Planning Agreement relating to the land at 956-960 Bourke Street, 355 Botany Road and 377-497 Botany Road, Zetland, also known as the Landcom and Green Square Consortium Sites in the Green Square Town Centre.
The objective of the Draft Planning Agreement is to secure public benefits in connection to the subject land.read more
by Project Coordinator 9 Jan 2013, 11:03am
A development application has been lodged to install and operate a trigeneration power station in Green Square.
The trigeneration power plant will be installed in the heritage-listed administration building at the former Royal South Sydney Hospital site on Joynton Avenue, Zetland. Chinese translation also available.read more
by Project Coordinator 9 Jan 2013, 10:45am
The Village to Village bus is a free hop-on, hop-off service for City of Sydney residents. We want your feedback on a proposed new Village to Village bus service from Redfern to Camperdown which will provide residents with access to parks, libraries and community centres, local shops and services as well as bus and rail services.
An extension to Green Square is also being considered as part of this service. Our survey has now closed. See dates for upcoming community workshops to discuss this new service.
by Project Coordinator 8 Jan 2013, 2:38pm
The inaugural Green Square Fair is a celebration of the growing neighbourhood and the diversity suburbs of – Beaconsfield, Rosebery, Zetland, Waterloo and Alexandria.
Come along and meet new people in your area and take part in a sustainability workshop, bring your bike for a free fix-up, or just enjoy the live music and BBQ.
The Green Square Fair is also an opportunity to get an update on development in your area. Speak with City staff and find out more about the Green Square Town Centre, your new library, and state-of-the-art green technologies that will make Green Square one of the city’s first low-carbon precincts.
There’s plenty for the kids too with a jumping castle, face painting, a wildlife show and drumbeats interactive music for kids.
When: Saturday 20 October from 11.00am to 3.00pm
Where: Tote Park, behind the Tote building , 100 Joynton Avenue Zetland 2017
More info: 02 9265 9333
by Project Coordinator 17 Oct 2012, 3:27pm