High-density housing a mistake without better transport - Illawarra group

Ben Langford
Updated February 25 2024 - 9:40am, first published February 23 2024 - 9:54pm
Murray Jones and Annette Jones from the Thirroul Village Committee, who are worried our suburbs' liveability is at risk if higher density housing is allowed without the infrastructure to support it. Picture by Anna Warr.
Murray Jones and Annette Jones from the Thirroul Village Committee, who are worried our suburbs' liveability is at risk if higher density housing is allowed without the infrastructure to support it. Picture by Anna Warr.

The government push for higher density development in suburbs threatens the integrity of the planning system, and our cities' liveability, if it goes ahead without major improvements in infrastructure.

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Ben Langford

Ben Langford

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