Council news

North Rocks Road is now open

14 Feb 2020

North Rocks Road between Church Street and Statham Avenue has reopened today (Friday 14 February) following the completion of emergency works to repair damage caused by heavy rainfall and flooding that occurred on Sunday 9 February. 

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5 Parramatta Square artist's impression

City of Parramatta appoints builder for iconic new civic building

12 Feb 2020
City of Parramatta Council has appointed Australian company Built to construct 5 Parramatta Square – the City’s new civic, cultural and community building – following a rigorous 12-month selection process.
Proposed cycleway Epping to Carlingford

Proposed Epping to Carlingford Cycleway

12 Feb 2020

The City of Parramatta has put forward to the community a plan to build a cycleway from Epping to Carlingford Cycleway, which will ensure a safer and more pleasant cycling connection to Epping.

The proposed Epping to Carlingford Cycleway will

On-Exhibition

Public Exhibition of a draft site-specific Development Control Plan (DCP) for land at 14 – 20 Parkes Street, Harris Park

12 Feb 2020

The City of Parramatta Council is publicly exhibiting a draft site-specific DCP, as it relates to flooding, for land at 14 – 20 Parkes Street, Harris Park.

Particular objectives of the draft site specific DCP are to ensure the design of the

Media release

City of Parramatta honours Oatlands victims

11 Feb 2020

City of Parramatta Council is proposing to install a memorial to commemorate the four children who tragically lost their lives in a motor vehicle accident at Oatlands on 1 February.

At last night’s Meeting, Council offered its sympathies to the

Council pushes for changes to ferry service proposals

City of Parramatta pushes for changes to ferry service proposals

11 Feb 2020

City of Parramatta Council is strongly urging the NSW Government to reconsider plans to cancel direct ferry services between Parramatta – Sydney’s Central River City - and Circular Quay.

Transdev Australia, which operates and maintains Sydney

Lunar New Year celebration

City of Parramatta cancels Lunar New Year event

10 Feb 2020

City of Parramatta Council is cancelling its Lunar New Year celebrations, after postponing the event in response to public health concerns regarding the coronavirus last week.

“After much deliberation, we regret to announce that we will not be

Council news

Severe Weather Affecting Parramatta LGA

9 Feb 2020

A number of areas in the City of Parramatta are continuing to experience heavy rainfall and localised flooding.

City of Parramatta Council teams are working closely with the NSW SES, NSW Police and other agencies to respond to calls for help