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Accolade for Australian-first program in St Marys

21 February 2021

The upgrade of the Water Recycling Plant at St Marys has been acknowledged for its sustainable credentials.

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Latest business grants and opportunities

21 February 2021

Businesses can take advantage of new grants and stimulus initiatives on offer in NSW.

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New Wellness Precinct proposed for St Marys

21 February 2021

A medical centre, veterinary hospital and specialised retail premises are among the businesses proposed in a new development application for St Marys.

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Helping Penrith businesses enter the world stage

21 February 2021

Information is available for potential exporters at the Penrith Export Capabilities Webinar.

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“There’s nowhere else we would want to be”

21 February 2021

Riverfront dining proves to be an attractive proposition for investors and customers alike as another venue moves towards construction.

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City transformation gains pace

21 February 2021

2021 is already proving to be a year of action, with several of Council’s city shaping projects moving closer to construction.

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Businesses show they’re Penrith Proud

24 November 2020

Council and business groups urge support of local business in a new campaign launched thisweek.

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First glimpse of Aerotropolis precincts

24 November 2020

The Aerotropolis has reached the next stage of planning with the release of the draft plans for a number of precincts surrounding the future Western Sydney International Airport.

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‘Gamechanger’ redevelopment in The Quarter

24 November 2020

The $1 billion redevelopment of Nepean Hospital reached its highest peak with construction reaching milestones and further plans revealed.

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Fresh look at City Park design

24 November 2020

Penrith City Council is transforming Penrith City Centre and unlocking the precinct to major opportunities with the delivery of several city-shaping projects including the new City Park.

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Council wins Excellence in Environment award

24 November 2020

Penrith City Council has won the Climate Change Adaptation Award for its Cooling the City Masterclass held in February 2020.

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New proposal for Oakdale South

24 November 2020

Goodman has submitted two proposals to continue the development of their Oakdale South Industrial Estate.

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TAFE NSW adapts course offering to meet increased demand

24 November 2020

As transformation and growth continues in Penrith New West, TAFE NSW has responded by adapting its course offering.

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Penrith home to Generation STEM

24 November 2020

Penrith City Council and CSIRO are launching Generation STEM, an exciting new initiative aiming to attract, support, retain and train NSW students in STEM at school, into further education and into employment.

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Time to hit the streets

26 October 2020

Bringing creativity and people to Penrith’s City Centres has been reimagined in 2020 with interactive artworks and virtual reality bringing people to Penrith and St Marys in October and November.

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Council’s vision for prime riverfront site

26 October 2020

In a key location at the entry to the Regatta Park precinct and adjacent to the Nepean River, Council has recently lodged plans to transform an historic cottage into a café and restaurant.

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Being innovative with waste

26 October 2020

Penrith City Council in collaboration with SUEZ, Stillwell Trucks and Mercedes-Benz Trucks have launched Australia’s first smart waste collection vehicle. 

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Sign up to be Penrith Proud

26 October 2020

Small businesses are the lifeblood of our community and Penrith’s pride is core to who we are. Now we can show that pride and help our local economy at a critical time.

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Seven Storey Mixed Use Buildng

26 October 2020

ADS Architects have submitted a $6.8 million proposal to Council to build a seven-storey mixed use building on Station Street, Penrith.

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Helping local businesses get a piece of the action

26 October 2020

Over the coming decade, billions of dollars in State and Federal Government investment will flow to Penrith New West.

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Fee Free traineeships

26 October 2020

Guest speakers from TAFE NSW, State Training Services, Apprenticeship's Australia and a Penrith City Council representative will feature during the series.  

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Life is sweet in Emu Plains

26 October 2020

Gingerbread homes built with green power.

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Penrith Producers on show

28 September 2020

A series of new videos featuring Penrith Producers highlights the depth of talent within Penrith New West.

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More detail released on Airport Metro stations

28 September 2020

Exact station locations have been released for the Western Sydney Airport line that will connect Penrith New West to the Western Sydney International Airport.

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Renewed focus on City’s night time glow

28 September 2020

Penrith’s night time economy strategy to be enhanced by NSW plan.

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Olympics delivered Penrith to the world

28 September 2020

Penrith still reaping the benefits of world-class Olympic venues. 

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New plans submitted for Sydney Science Park

28 September 2020

Celestino have put forward their plans to Council for the first stage of the Sydney Science Park.

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Proposal received for 7 storey Hotel in Penrith CBD

28 September 2020

The operator of a heritage-listed hotel in Penrith’s CBD is seeking to expand the business.

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Industrial Warehouse proposed for Kemps Creek

25 September 2020

Altis Property Group have submitted a development application to Council for a $15 million industrial warehouse in Kemps Creek.

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Penrith 'Rising Strong' into recovery

25 September 2020

Ensuring the future of Penrith’s economy is being overseen by a specially convened taskforce which recently released developed the Penrith Rising Strong COVID-19 Recovery Plan.

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