This election is about the future of our city and who you trust to shape it – will you help our campaign to keep our council independent, progressive and keep getting things done for Sydney.

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Thanking Councillors Jenny Green and John Mant and Deputy Lord Mayor Irene Doutney

Last night at Town Hall we celebrated the work of Councillors Jenny Green and John Mant and Deputy Lord Mayor Irene Doutney – they won’t be contesting election in September so we thanked them for their service last night.John came to us with a national reputation as one of Australia’s leading thinkers on planning and local government. We were lucky to have him as part of the Independent team, with his clear thinking, vast knowledge and sardonic wit. Jenny has been a terrif...

Help Brighten Our Construction Sites

Here's a change that's gone mostly unheralded -- over the past couple of years we've built up a body of beautiful, intriguing artworks and worked with developers to make the street-side experience of these sites much more interesting and enjoyable...

Boosting our Small Bar Scene

Remember when Sydney had no small bars, just huge characterless beer barns? With hundreds of small bars across the city now, I'm so proud to have played a part in the groundswell community campaign by pushing the legislation through the NSW Parlia...

Award for Chelsea Street Playground

Good things can come in small packages! Our much-loved pocket park on Chelsea Street, Redfern, has just taken top honours in the "Parks and Open Space" category of the 2016 AILA NSW Australian Institute of Landscape Architects Awards.

Clover Moore Quote

The city’s changed dramatically in the past decade, and it's changed because you told me you wanted a more livable, sustainable and economically viable city, and because you backed the Independent Team when it counted.

Clover Moore




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Viviana signed the petition: "Stop WestConnex"

Stop WestConnex

It’s time for all construction work on this project to be suspended until the Government can prove that WestConnex provides NSW taxpayers with a better return on the billions being invested on it than potentially cheaper options such as public transport or demand management.

Will you sign?