Monday, 1 October 2012

North Ryde. Uni wins award

Macquarie University has won the inaugural Large Business award at the Green Lifestyle Awards, which showcase the companies, people and products working to minimise impact on the environment, to help make a green lifestyle easy, and set an example for other organisations.

Penrith. Three bridge designs

Roads and Maritime Services has released three images of possible designs of a bridge over the Nepan River: a curved S-shape; a straight road supported by overhead cables and arches; and a straight bridge supported by columns. The bridge, meant to bypass the single, narrow footpath on the busy Victoria Bridge, will link Emu Plains's Punt Road with Old Ferry Road on the Penrith side.

Liverpool. Mayor's priorities

Ned Mannoun, Liverpool’s first Liberal mayor, has a university and a business park as priorities for the city.