5 Parramatta Square artist's impression

City of Parramatta appoints builder for iconic new civic building

12 Feb 2020
City of Parramatta Council has appointed Australian company Built to construct 5 Parramatta Square – the City’s new civic, cultural and community building – following a rigorous 12-month selection process.
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City of Parramatta honours Oatlands victims

11 Feb 2020

City of Parramatta Council is proposing to install a memorial to commemorate the four children who tragically lost their lives in a motor vehicle accident at Oatlands on 1 February.

At last night’s Meeting, Council offered its sympathies to the

Council pushes for changes to ferry service proposals

City of Parramatta pushes for changes to ferry service proposals

11 Feb 2020

City of Parramatta Council is strongly urging the NSW Government to reconsider plans to cancel direct ferry services between Parramatta – Sydney’s Central River City - and Circular Quay.

Transdev Australia, which operates and maintains Sydney

Lunar New Year celebration

City of Parramatta cancels Lunar New Year event

10 Feb 2020

City of Parramatta Council is cancelling its Lunar New Year celebrations, after postponing the event in response to public health concerns regarding the coronavirus last week.

“After much deliberation, we regret to announce that we will not be

Farmers Market is going plastic free!

Parramatta Farmers Market to scrap single-use plastics

31 Jan 2020

City of Parramatta Council’s Farmers Market will be going plastic free as part of a new initiative.

From Friday 31 January, stallholders and food vendors will begin phasing out single-use plastic packaging and utensils and replacing them with

Parramatta light rail artist's view

Light Rail works commence in Parramatta

31 Jan 2020
City of Parramatta Lord Mayor Cr Bob Dwyer has welcomed the commencement of major works on the Parramatta Light Rail project following an official sod turning at Rydalmere this morning.
New playground at Carmen Drive

Carmen Drive Reserve upgrades to be unveiled

31 Jan 2020
City of Parramatta Council is inviting the community to celebrate the $1.1 million upgrade of Carmen Drive Reserve in Carlingford, between 10am and 2pm on Sunday 23 February 2020.
Lunar New Year postponed

Parramatta Lunar New Year Celebrations Postponed

29 Jan 2020

City of Parramatta Council is postponing its Lunar New Year celebrations in response to performer and community concerns about the new coronavirus.

The festival was scheduled to take place on Friday 7 February in Centenary Square, featuring live