Journal

National Preventive Health Strategy

The Australian Government has released the National Preventive Health Strategy 2021-2030, with a vision to improve the health and wellbeing of all Australians, and a focus on increasing physical activity …

Open Government council trees

Following on from our previous articles on: Open Government, and Open Government – CEO salary, and Open Government – councillor briefings; we suggest that a commitment to Open Government should …

Open Government CEO salary

Following on from our journal article on Open Government, we suggest that when Yarra appoints a new CEO, council should follow the lead of Mornington Peninsula Shire and publish the …

Open Government

Streets Alive Yarra believes that the the City of Yarra should: commit to open government, improve transparency and integrity, and improve planning and service delivery, because this would help build …

Parking in Auckland

Auckland Transport have released a discussion paper to promote a discussion with Aucklanders about parking. What is interesting is that most of the content also applies to the City of …

Smart City

The City of Yarra has adopted a Smart City vision and roadmap: Our view In particular, we’re impressed with the Smart Movement Sensors project, where council has obtained a library …

Grattan Car Plan

The best active transport plan can be a car plan. The Grattan Institute have released ‘The Grattan car plan, practical policies for cleaner transport and better cities‘: Our view Streets …