Child care waiting lists are the problem that will not go away in Canada Bay. Story and photograph by Ashlee Betteridge. Published in Village Voice Drummoyne, June 2008.
The Village Voice broke this story about secret State Government plans to build a controversial motorway in Sydney’s inner west after obtaining internal government documents. The plan was being kept secret until after the state election. Published Village Voice Balmain, March 2007. Story by Ashlee Betteridge.
The NSW Government’s “Biobanking” scheme is designed to offset the environmental damage caused by urban expansion and increase biodiversity without hampering the development industry. But criticism of the Biodiversity Banking Bill is coming from both sides of the fence. Developers and conservationists alike say the proposed law is underdeveloped and not the solution needed. Ashlee Betteridge has this report.
Broadcast on 2SERFM Sydney 107.3 and The Wire, national community radio current affairs program. August 15, 2006.
Climate change candidates in the seat of Wentworth were full of hot air when it came to local policies.
Front page story by Ben Douglas and Ashlee Betteridge.
Front page sculpture by the sea photograph by Ashlee Betteridge.
Published in Village Voice Eastern Beaches, November 2007.