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: Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore announces a deal has been struck over the Tent City in Martin Place

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.@cityofsydney Lord Mayor @CloverMoore says Tent City will be moved early tomorrow morning. https://www.pscp.tv/w/1YpKkmDQdyBJj 

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You can’t solve homelessness without housing - we desperately need more supported & affordable housing in the inner city

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2/ Planning approval to extend the City’s affordable housing levy across the entire local government area

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1/ Funding for a new ‘Common Ground’ at Marian St Redfern as proposed by the City, Mission Australia Housing & Macquarie Corporate Holdings

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I am calling on Premier to ensure supported housing for people sleeping rough in & work with City on long term solutions

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Tonight I will ask councillors to support a City owned community facility & $100,000 in funding to govt's permanent facility

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Minister for Family and Community Services has already given support to a 24/7 safe space

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Mr Priestly agreed to dismantle tents in if 24/7 communal safe space established in city centre while permanent space developed

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Relieved to say we've negotiated a peaceful resolution to the crisis in after my meetings today with Lanz Priestley & Premier.