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The Courier
City’s most dangerous streets mapped outMangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering m
City’s most dangerous streets mapped out
The Courier / Posted 13 hours ago
Mangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering most of inner city Wollongong. Contained in Wollongong City Council’s new draft community safety plan, these are the local government area’s most dangerous streets when... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
City’s most dangerous streets mapped outMangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering m
City’s most dangerous streets mapped out
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 hours ago
Mangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering most of inner city Wollongong. Contained in Wollongong City Council’s new draft community safety plan, these are the local government area’s most dangerous streets when... Read more
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The Young Witness
City’s most dangerous streets mapped outMangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering m
City’s most dangerous streets mapped out
The Young Witness / Posted 13 hours ago
Mangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering most of inner city Wollongong. Contained in Wollongong City Council’s new draft community safety plan, these are the local government area’s most dangerous streets when... Read more
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Western Advocate
City’s most dangerous streets mapped outMangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering m
City’s most dangerous streets mapped out
Western Advocate / Posted 13 hours ago
Mangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering most of inner city Wollongong. Contained in Wollongong City Council’s new draft community safety plan, these are the local government area’s most dangerous streets when... Read more
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Kiama Independent
City’s most dangerous streets mapped outMangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering m
City’s most dangerous streets mapped out
Kiama Independent / Posted 13 hours ago
Mangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering most of inner city Wollongong. Contained in Wollongong City Council’s new draft community safety plan, these are the local government area’s most dangerous streets when... Read more
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Manning River Times
City’s most dangerous streets mapped outMangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering m
City’s most dangerous streets mapped out
Manning River Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Mangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering most of inner city Wollongong. Contained in Wollongong City Council’s new draft community safety plan, these are the local government area’s most dangerous streets when... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
City’s most dangerous streets mapped outMangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering m
City’s most dangerous streets mapped out
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 13 hours ago
Mangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering most of inner city Wollongong. Contained in Wollongong City Council’s new draft community safety plan, these are the local government area’s most dangerous streets when... Read more
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The North West Star
City’s most dangerous streets mapped outMangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering m
City’s most dangerous streets mapped out
The North West Star / Posted 13 hours ago
Mangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering most of inner city Wollongong. Contained in Wollongong City Council’s new draft community safety plan, these are the local government area’s most dangerous streets when... Read more
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Daily Liberal
City’s most dangerous streets mapped outMangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering m
City’s most dangerous streets mapped out
Daily Liberal / Posted 14 hours ago
Mangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering most of inner city Wollongong. Contained in Wollongong City Council’s new draft community safety plan, these are the local government area’s most dangerous streets when... Read more
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The Border Mail
City’s most dangerous streets mapped outMangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering m
City’s most dangerous streets mapped out
The Border Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
Mangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering most of inner city Wollongong. Contained in Wollongong City Council’s new draft community safety plan, these are the local government area’s most dangerous streets when... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tender trouble delays upgradeStaff have recommended councillors reject all the tenders on offer for the plan
Tender trouble delays upgrade
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
Staff have recommended councillors reject all the tenders on offer for the planned Bulli Surf Life Saving Club extension. Wollongong City Council is expected to award three tenders worth more than half a million dollars when it meets on Monday... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
City’s most dangerous streets mapped outMangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering m
City’s most dangerous streets mapped out
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
Mangerton, Dapto, Koonawarra, Unanderra, Balgownie and a massive one covering most of inner city Wollongong. Contained in Wollongong City Council’s new draft community safety plan, these are the local government area’s most dangerous streets when... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong council’s plans for a safer cityassault through education, partnerships with Wollongong Liquor Accord and by im
Wollongong council’s plans for a safer city
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
assault through education, partnerships with Wollongong Liquor Accord and by improving late night transport options. Wollongong City Council will target graffiti, domestic violence, harassment and non-domestic assault over the next four... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tender trouble delays upgradeWollongong City Council is expected to award three tenders worth more than half
Tender trouble delays upgrade
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
Wollongong City Council is expected to award three tenders worth more than half a million dollars when it meets on Monday night, in what is shaping up to be a mammoth meeting. Councillors will be asked to back staff recommendations to award a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong flood policy review set to bring reliefled the push to force council to introduce a more reasonable and sensible flood
Wollongong flood policy review set to bring relief
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
led the push to force council to introduce a more reasonable and sensible flood blockage policy. Picture: Sylvia Liber Wollongong City Council will vote on Monday on whether to finally ditch its controversial and much-criticised flood mapping... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Region united on convention centre calltotal of about $60 million is needed to upgrade the facility – $40 million for
Region united on convention centre call
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
total of about $60 million is needed to upgrade the facility – $40 million for the facility and another $20 million for a Wollongong City Council multi-storey car park. A number of organisations signed a memorandum of understanding, calling for... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong City Centre Retail & Business AwardsMarkovski, Lena Markovski, Kelly Markovski, Hannah Too and Jamie O'Connell all
Wollongong City Centre Retail & Business Awards
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Markovski, Lena Markovski, Kelly Markovski, Hannah Too and Jamie O'Connell all celebrated when Nosh was named winner of the Wollongong City Council Takeaway and Specialty Food Award in 2010. Hair and beauty: Telstra regional general manager Pat... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Flawed rule faces axeled the push to force council to introduce a more reasonable and sensible flood
Flawed rule faces axe
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
led the push to force council to introduce a more reasonable and sensible flood blockage policy. Picture: Sylvia Liber Wollongong City Council will vote on Monday on whether to finally ditch its controversial and much-criticised flood mapping... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Survey work for intersection Wollongong City Council will undertake surveying work on the corner of the Pr
Survey work for intersection
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Wollongong City Council will undertake surveying work on the corner of the Princes Highway and Fowlers Road, Dapto. The survey works from 8pm to 5am and 9am to 3pm will allow for the detailed design of the Fowlers... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
New vision for Wollongong city centrevision will allow work on a series of projects to revitalise areas like the rai
New vision for Wollongong city centre
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
vision will allow work on a series of projects to revitalise areas like the railway station, foreshore and MacCabe Park. Wollongong City Council is due to adopt a new vision for the future of its city centre, allowing it to begin work on a series... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
United push for WEC’s $60m convention centre revampis needed to transform the 18-year-old building; about $40 million for the upgr
United push for WEC’s $60m convention centre revamp
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
is needed to transform the 18-year-old building; about $40 million for the upgrade, and at least another $20 million for a Wollongong City Council multi-storey car park. It is hoped the combined efforts will give WEC owner, Venues NSW more clout... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
New vision for the cityWollongong City Council is due to adopt a new vision for the future of its city
New vision for the city
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
Wollongong City Council is due to adopt a new vision for the future of its city centre, allowing it to begin work on a series of projects to revitalise areas like the railway station, foreshore and MacCabe Park. Developed over the past three years,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Will the lights be alright?hampered by a forced merger with Shellharbour. Gilligan's Island will be repla
Will the lights be alright?
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
hampered by a forced merger with Shellharbour. Gilligan's Island will be replaced with a set of traffic lights as part of Wollongong City Council's long-term traffic management plan for the CBD. Picture: Robert Peet Long-term plans to manage... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong council to sell Phoenix Theatre for $1on 1200 square metres of land about two kilometres from Wollongong’s city centr
Wollongong council to sell Phoenix Theatre for $1
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
on 1200 square metres of land about two kilometres from Wollongong’s city centre. In a report to next week’s meeting, Wollongong City Council staff have recommended the Phoenix Theatre be allowed to buy the Coniston site it has occupied for... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Merger motion mooted for mega meetingan organisation of our size and complexity, not a result of passing items throu
Merger motion mooted for mega meeting
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
an organisation of our size and complexity, not a result of passing items through ahead of a proposed merger.” “While Wollongong City Council is the subject of a State Government Merger Proposal, we still have an obligation to deliver the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Will Hay bounce back?Secretary for Health. When her name cropped up in the Independent Commission A
Will Hay bounce back?
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Secretary for Health. When her name cropped up in the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) inquiry into Wollongong City Council, Premier Morris Iemma asked her to stand down immediately. At the time Ms Hay said she had done... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Will Hay bounce back?Secretary for Health. When her name cropped up in the Independent Commission A
Will Hay bounce back?
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Secretary for Health. When her name cropped up in the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) inquiry into Wollongong City Council, Premier Morris Iemma asked her to stand down immediately. At the time Ms Hay said she had done... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)today. A 37-year-old man had his arm sliced off after he was run over by two t
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
today. A 37-year-old man had his arm sliced off after he was run over by two trains at Coniston, south of Wollongong. Wollongong City Council has decided to lease part of the Coniston heliport for the next five years. NSW Premier Bob Carr is... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Coledale jewel almost 100 and going strongalike. When the Wollongong citizens panel recommended two or three pools be ‘‘r
Coledale jewel almost 100 and going strong
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
alike. When the Wollongong citizens panel recommended two or three pools be ‘‘reduced’’ or ‘‘run to fail’’ to cut costs for Wollongong City Council, the outcry was swift and strong. Beau Edwards and Marita Van Dermeys at Coledale rock... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Port owners want city to mind the gapto protect the growth of its income corridor by trying to prevent future noise
Port owners want city to mind the gap
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
to protect the growth of its income corridor by trying to prevent future noise conflicts with residents. They argued Wollongong City Council did not have a proper assessment of how rail noise would affect a new 22-storey apartment building on... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Revamped $90 million plan for controversial Gateway sitetowers on the vacant city-edge land bounded by Flinders, Keira and Campbell Str
Revamped $90 million plan for controversial Gateway site
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
towers on the vacant city-edge land bounded by Flinders, Keira and Campbell Streets.​ According to documents lodged with Wollongong City Council, Malaysian consortium Gateway Wollongong plans to build more than 200 apartments and thousands of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Ambitious Gateway project: not on this sitesite, bounded by Flinders, Keira and Campbell streets, has been dogged by contr
Ambitious Gateway project: not on this site
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
site, bounded by Flinders, Keira and Campbell streets, has been dogged by controversy since it featured in the infamous Wollongong City Council development scandal in 2008. The council bought the site in 2011 before agreeing to sell it to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Cautious approach to old Quattro sitethe proposed Bass and Flinders Gateway complex on the former Quattro site in Wo
Cautious approach to old Quattro site
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
the proposed Bass and Flinders Gateway complex on the former Quattro site in Wollongong's CBD. In November last year, Wollongong City Council chose to defer to the Joint Regional Planning Panel (JRPP) amid fears the development of the site,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Gateway plans rise againtowers on the vacant city-edge land bounded by Flinders, Keira and Campbell Str
Gateway plans rise again
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
towers on the vacant city-edge land bounded by Flinders, Keira and Campbell Streets. According to documents lodged with Wollongong City Council, Malaysian consortium Gateway Wollongong plans to build more than 200 apartments and thousands of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Changes to speed limit on Bong Bong Road in Daptospeed zone review of Bong Bong Road was carried out earlier this year by Roads
Changes to speed limit on Bong Bong Road in Dapto
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
speed zone review of Bong Bong Road was carried out earlier this year by Roads and Maritime Services after a request from Wollongong City Council,” said Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra Gareth Ward. “The existing speed zone has been... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tide ebbs on Lake Illawarra dredgingto the northern side of the entrance channel to help reduce scouring. "This ne
Tide ebbs on Lake Illawarra dredging
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
to the northern side of the entrance channel to help reduce scouring. "This needs to be managed and pursued by the Wollongong City Council given the associated benefit is in that local government area," the report stated. Shellharbour... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong’s gift to Bransonfrom the Wollongong community. “I have been told I can give it to his PA. Our s
Wollongong’s gift to Branson
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
from the Wollongong community. “I have been told I can give it to his PA. Our stand will be there and he will see it.” Wollongong City Council, the University of Wollongong and the department are all promoting the city as a place to do business... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Thumbs up for $71m in projectshands, was redesigned, and the hotel plan dropped. At the JRPP meeting two rep
Thumbs up for $71m in projects
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
hands, was redesigned, and the hotel plan dropped. At the JRPP meeting two representatives of NSW Ports argued that the Wollongong City Council planner’s assessment of noise levels did not properly consider how loud freight trains running at... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Thumbs up for $71m in projectshands, was redesigned, and the hotel plan dropped. At the JRPP meeting two rep
Thumbs up for $71m in projects
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
hands, was redesigned, and the hotel plan dropped. At the JRPP meeting two representatives of NSW Ports argued that the Wollongong City Council planner’s assessment of noise levels did not properly consider how loud freight trains running at... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Parking pain: UOW students shut out residentssaid students who took advantage of free car pool spaces by picking up extra st
Parking pain: UOW students shut out residents
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
said students who took advantage of free car pool spaces by picking up extra students on surrounding streets would be banned from using the car park the rest of the session. Wollongong City Council was unable to comment by last night's d... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Speed limit to drop in Daptospeed zone review of Bong Bong Road was carried out earlier this year by Roads
Speed limit to drop in Dapto
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 days ago
speed zone review of Bong Bong Road was carried out earlier this year by Roads and Maritime Services after a request from Wollongong City Council,” said Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra Gareth Ward. “The existing speed zone has been... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Speed limit to drop in Daptospeed zone review of Bong Bong Road was carried out earlier this year by Roads
Speed limit to drop in Dapto
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
speed zone review of Bong Bong Road was carried out earlier this year by Roads and Maritime Services after a request from Wollongong City Council,” said Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra Gareth Ward. “The existing speed zone has been... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Helensburgh pool 'Peeping Tom' fronts Wollongong courtpry'. Police say the holes were on a wall overlooking the women's showers at H
Helensburgh pool 'Peeping Tom' fronts Wollongong court
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
pry'. Police say the holes were on a wall overlooking the women's showers at Helensburgh pool. Picture: Angela Thompson A Wollongong City Council employee accused of spying on women through peep holes in the walls of the Helenburgh pool change... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
‘Peeping Tom’ in courtCouncil employee charged with five counts of 'peep or pry'. A Wollongong City
‘Peeping Tom’ in court
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
Council employee charged with five counts of 'peep or pry'. A Wollongong City Council employee accused of spying on women through peep holes in the walls of the Helenburgh pool change room has been named in court as Wayne Pullen. The 60-year-old,... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Thirroul parkers get pingedThirroul station is a struggle on most weekdays. Some motorists parking around
Thirroul parkers get pinged
Kiama Independent / Posted 13 days ago
Thirroul station is a struggle on most weekdays. Some motorists parking around Thirroul station got stung in a swoop by Wollongong City Council rangers on Monday. Finding a place to park around Thirroul station is a struggle on most... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Thirroul parkers get pingedThirroul station is a struggle on most weekdays. Some motorists parking around
Thirroul parkers get pinged
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
Thirroul station is a struggle on most weekdays. Some motorists parking around Thirroul station got stung in a swoop by Wollongong City Council rangers on Monday. Finding a place to park around Thirroul station is a struggle on most... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
$6m makeover to ‘activate’ Wollongong lanewaypurposes”. Photo tour of the tiny streets of our town According to the docume
$6m makeover to ‘activate’ Wollongong laneway
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
purposes”. Photo tour of the tiny streets of our town According to the documents now on public exhibition with Wollongong City Council, non-reflective windows and improved ground level access will improve surveillance in the under-used... Read more
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Kiama Independent
23 South Coast gems most tourists missout over the park where the Tuross Falls tumbles dramatically down rocky outcro
23 South Coast gems most tourists miss
Kiama Independent / Posted 14 days ago
out over the park where the Tuross Falls tumbles dramatically down rocky outcrops into the gorge." WOLLONGONG BIKE TRACK: Wollongong City Council looks after more than 42km of shared pathways stretching from Bulli in the north to Windang and Dapto... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
A look down Wollongong's rapidly changing lanewaysdesign firm which helped make Melbourne’s lanes a global success way back in 19
A look down Wollongong's rapidly changing laneways
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
design firm which helped make Melbourne’s lanes a global success way back in 1994 – Gehl Architects – has been employed by Wollongong City Council for the past two years to drive a people-focused change in the CBD. The Copenhagen firm’s philosophy... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
$6m makeover to ‘activate’ Wollongong lanewayconsolidate the lots into one site “for administrative purposes”. According to
$6m makeover to ‘activate’ Wollongong laneway
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
consolidate the lots into one site “for administrative purposes”. According to the documents now on public exhibition with Wollongong City Council, non-reflective windows and improved ground level access will improve surveillance in the under-used... Read more
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