Newcastle Herald
Friday, 1 December 2023

Grouting insurance cancelled: To save pennies, state undermines Newcastle's redevelopment

By Bradley Perrett
October 13 2023 - 10:00am
Picture: Simone De Peak
Picture: Simone De Peak

Of all the ham-fisted government planning decisions for Newcastle, this one takes the cake. To remove a tiny burden on the state budget, the Labor government has driven a stake through the heart of redevelopment in the inner city.