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 …

Updates around Yarra

Thanks to Streets Alive Yarra’s roving band of members and sometimes anonymous supporters, here are some updates we’ve seen. All images can be credited to Streets Alive Yarra. Feel free …