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82 Wentworth Prk Road

The fight for 82 continues no 2

Letter no 2 Dealing with the Environmental Consequences of demolishing 82 Wentworth Park Rd We have prepared this letter dealing with the environmental consequences of demolishing public housing. Please use this sample letter or use it to send your own letter to Minister Jackson as soon as you can. Go to the Minister’s Contact page https://www.nsw.gov.au/nsw-government/ministers/minister-for-water-housing-homelessness-mental-health-youth-and-north-coast […]

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82 Wentworth Prk Road Action News

The Local Planning Panel dashes our hopes

82 Wentworth Park Rd Glebe Which would you prefer? Check the images above: 82 Wentworth Park Road as it is today or the impression of the new building as planned by the Land and Housing Corporation. The Local Planning Panel (LPP) met on 13 December to consider the DA which authorises the demolition and rebuild […]

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82 Wentworth Prk Road Media Release

Save 82 Wentworth Park Rd Glebe NSW

In a housing crisis why demolish? Media Release Monday, 11 December 2023 Sydney community group Hands off Glebe, with the support of the Glebe Society, is launching its latest booklet, The Wentworth Report, at Sydney Town Hall on Tuesday 12 December at 6.30pm. The booklet presents the case to save the public housing complex at […]

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82 Wentworth Prk Road Media Release

Controversial Building Report

It argues the case for an alternative approach to increasing the supply of good public housing by renovating the existing building and adding additional housing on the site.

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Media Release

NSW Budget 2023 huge disappointment on housing

20 September 2023 Media Release “We are deeply disappointed by the NSW Budget,” said Denis Doherty from public housing advocacy group Hands off Glebe. “The NSW Government’s miserly and inadequate approach to the housing crisis has dashed the promises made by Housing Minister Rose Jackson for a more considered and generous approach to housing provision,” […]

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82 Wentworth Prk Road Glebe Grapevine

Grapevine Sept 2023

The fight for 82 continues At a rally at Parliament House on 23 August organised by Hands off Glebe, local MP Kobi Shetty accepted over 400 letters from Glebe residents demanding renovation not demolition of 82 Wentworth Park Road. Kobi delivered the letters on our behalf to Housing and Homelessness Minister Rose Jackson. We had […]

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Presentation of protest letters

August 23rd 2023 Our objections to demolition of 82 Wentworth Park Rd Strong community support against demolition exists.

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82 Wentworth Prk Road

82 Wentworth Park Road fights for survival

Media Release Tuesday August 22nd Hundreds of objections to the planned demolition of public housing complex 82 Wentworth Park Road in Glebe will be presented to Parliament on Wednesday 23 August. “The Royal Institute of British Architects has created the new prize to encourage architects to pour their creativity into refurbishing existing buildings, rather than […]

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82 Wentworth Prk Road

Stop the demolition of 82 Wentworth Park Road

Media release 1 on protest letters Hands off Glebe activists will deliver over 400 letters calling for the 82 Wentworth Park public housing complex to be saved from demolition to Housing Minister Jackson at Parliament House on Wednesday 22 August at 10.30am. “The decision by the NSW Minister for Housing and Homelessness Rose Jackson to […]

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Save Franklyn St

FRANKLYN REPORT

INVITATION TO THE LAUNCH OF THE FRANKLYN REPORT Wednesday 22 February    5 – 7pm TREASURY ROOM, SYDNEY TOWN HALL Franklyn Street is an excellent public housing complex in the inner west suburb of Glebe with over 100 tenants who love their homes and gardens. The NSW Government plans to demolish the homes and gardens and […]