Welcome to the Greens campaign website to stop the WestConnex tollroad.

The Greens have been campaigning to stop WestConnex and invest in public transport since this tollroad was announced in 2012.

Jenny Leong MP is the NSW Greens spokesperson on WestConnex and Mehreen Faruqi MLC, is the NSW Greens spokesperson on Transport, Roads and Ports.

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    MEDIA RELEASE: Baird's compulsory acquisition overhaul too little too late

    Today’s announcement from Premier Baird regarding the government’s compulsory acquisitions process is well short of offering landowners and residents a fair process, according to Greens Member for Newtown Jenny Leong MP.  “Community pressure on the Baird Government has forced it to respond to a multitude of serious and legitimate concerns and I congratulate those who’ve worked so hard to get action on this issue.  “While I welcome the Premier’s and Minister Perrottet’s long overdue statements on reforming the Land Acquisition (Just Terms Compensation) Act, we need to be clear that what has been announced today does not address the major concern of hundreds of people undergoing compulsory acquisitions right now.
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    Published in City Hub, 5 October 2016 By Jordan Fermanis On Saturday October 1, protestors and partygoers descended upon Sydney Park in what was billed as a ‘protestival’. The protestival was organised by the WestCONnex Action Group and Reclaim the Streets. The protestival came together with only a weeks notice. It commenced at 1pm, where music acts kept crowds entertained until 6pm. The event was held not far from where WestConnex protestors have set up a tent blockade which has been running for almost three weeks. Sydney’s Lord Mayor Clover Moore has offered her support to members of the tent blockade who have vowed to stay to protect the removal of trees to make way for the road. The protestival was a joint effort in solidarity to those protesting as well as a protest against Premier Baird’s controversial lockout laws. Longtime advocate against WestConnex and Member for Newtown, Jenny Leong addressed the crowd at the start of the day’s events, unveiling the Green’s ‘solidarity wall’ which attendees signed for the members of the tent blockade.
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