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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    Premier admits shocking acquisition process but leaves hundreds out of the fix

    Premier Baird admitted today in Question Time that the WestConnex acquisition process has not been ‘anywhere near as good as it should have been’. The Premier highlighted that he has appointed Michael Pratt, the Customer Service Commissioner in the Department of Premier and Cabinet, to oversee a new process that will ensure that those affected by the Stage 3 acquisitions will get a more generous and caring ‘world’s best practice’ process.
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    MEDIA RELEASE: IWC Administrator Comes Up Against WestConnex Arrogance

    The government-appointed Administrator of the Inner West Council, Richard Pearson, admitted at the July 26 Council meeting that his approaches to the Sydney Motorway Corporation (SMC) have been met with complete intransigence, with the SMC effectively stonewalling Council.  “The SMC has shown clearly that they are not prepared to negotiate in any way on even the most basic issues of resident’s safety. The Administrator stated publicly last night that he was extremely disappointed with their responses, and that in fact so far he’s got ‘nought out of ten’ on Council requests. This is appalling but not surprising,” said Greens MP for Balmain, Jamie Parker. “Baird’s own hand-picked Administrator is being bulldozed - just like the residents of the Inner West - by this private company, set up by the Liberal Coalition government to ram through the tollroad at any cost and to operate outside the normal planning requirements of local and State government.” 
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