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Save Our Sydney Suburbs (NSW) Inc.
News Release August 2006
NSW Planning - Off the Rails?
Hi SOS Members
The SOS Forum NSW Planning – Off the Rails? was
held on Saturday 19 August at the Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts, 280
Pitt Street, Sydney.
Speakers at the forum included:-
- Mr Wendell Cox, a controversial
author from the USA described as the world’s foremost opponent
of urban consolidation, who is concerned about
the high rise epidemic hitting major cities across the world and laments
the tragedy of people no longer being able to afford to buy their own homes
- Dr Tony Recsei, a community advocate, who outlined the
myths and furphies characterising of the NSW planning policies that force
high densities onto communities
Garry Glazebrook from the University of Technology, Sydney who outlined
his work on sustainable transport and land use planning
Forum Transcripts - please click below to read the transcripts
of what was said:
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