Tag Archives: Transparency

Nevenka Bareham signs open government reform package with ALP Ward 3 Candidate

Media Release Monday 16th February 2015 The Greens candidate for the Newcastle Ward 3 by-election, Nevenka Bareham, today affirmed her support for a suite of democratic reforms to Newcastle Council that will be under threat if conservative forces regain control … Continue reading

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Time for openness and integrity in Newcastle politics

Developer bans should stay If the Hunter and NSW communities  are to once again have confidence in democracy, developer dollars have to be kept out of the political process. If the environment is to be liveable and heritage preserved then … Continue reading

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Local democracy, collaborative leadership and open government policy

Newcastle Greens Policy on  Local Democracy, Collaborative Leadership and Open Government An open, responsive, community-focussed council  Newcastle Greens believe that deepening local democracy and rebuilding trust between Newcastle City Council and the community should be a top priority. Without this, … Continue reading

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