Interested in applying for an Environmental Grant? The Inner West Council Grants Program is now open for the 2016/17 funding round. The grants provide financial assistance for innovative, creative and sustainable initiatives that support and develop the local community. Grants are available in the following categories: Environmental, Arts, Culture and Events, Community and Local History Grants. To find out more about the program click here.
The GreenWay vision is closer to becoming a reality following an announcement by the The Inner West Council that the State Government has given a $7 million funding commitment for the GreenWay. The Inner West Council has has promised to match the funding with an additional $7 million.
This is great news for the GreenWay vision to complete the missing links along the urban green corridor in Sydney's inner west.
The funding announcement follows a meeting with the Minister for Transport Andrew Constance in April involving local MPs John Sidoti, Jo Haylen, Jamie Parker and Jenny Leong, (then) Ashfield (now Inner West) General Manager Vanessa Chan and GreenWay Place Manager Nick Chapman. Read the full statement from the Inner West Council here.
Want to make your home more sustainable? The Inner West Council is holding a range of sustainability events including Rainwater harvesting, Water Sensitive Design & a Sustainable House Day. To find out more or to book your place at one of the many upcoming events please click here.