Perspectives

Cementing the Western Sydney vision

Shaping Future Cities

This report summarises the outcomes of the Summit event held in August 2015, affirming the need for platform, creating and connecting job strategies.

Cementing the Western Sydney vision

To help develop Shaping Future Cities – Designing Western Sydney, Deloitte Access Economics held a summit at the firm’s Parramatta office on 20 August 2015. More than 40 government, business and local civic leaders attended including NSW Planning Minister Rob Stokes and Committee for Sydney CEO Dr Tim Williams. This report outlines the attendees’ feedback on the draft strategies and commendations, including:

  • Creating a new narrative for Western Sydney
  • Developing more plans for the Western Sydney airport
  • Creating a welcoming narrative for migrants
  • Reforming local government
  • Ensuring skills and jobs access for all demographics
  • Redeveloping public housing estates.
Cementing the Western Sydney vision
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