Thursday, 1 March 2012

Parramatta. Property worth $270 million

Parramatta City Council owns and maintains a broad range of built property assets and infrastructure to the value of $270 million throughout the local government area, according to council’s 2010/11 annual report.


Region. New committee members

The new committee members of the Parramatta-based Regional Development Australia – Sydney are Mike Da Silva, managing director, MDSA Promotion Marketing; Narelle Kennedy, CEO, Australian Business Foundation; Ronni Kahn, founding director, OzHarvest; Steven Finlay, executive director, Engineers Australia; and Mary Jo Capps, CEO, Musica Viva Australia. Les McMahon has been reappointed as a member.


Parramatta. New operations centre

Parramatta City Council believes the sale of its depots at Granville, Parramatta and Rydalmere will fund the acquisition, design and construction of a new operations centre. Council has approved the acquisition of a 3.2-hectare site, from Bunnings, at 316 Victoria Road, Rydalmere. Over 100 staff in Civic Place will be relocated by the end of 2014. Council sold its disused Granville site, at 23 Elizabeth Street, for $2.02 million in June 2011, according to council’s 2010/11 annual report.