Council endorses appointment of new PP&VA Directors

Penrith City Councillors have tonight approved the appointment of four new members to the Penrith Performing and Visual Arts Ltd Board.

Council to bestow special honour on former General Manager

Penrith Councillors have tonight agreed to bestow a special honour on former Council General Manager, Alan Stoneham.

Labor takes the axe to raft of local infrastructure projects

There's been a scathing response to the Federal Government's decision to axe funding to a host of major infrastructure projects in western Sydney.

Council abandons plan for $200,000 overseas study trip

Penrith City Council has abandoned plans for a $200,000 overseas study trip to Amsterdam, the United Kingdom and Paris.

Council confirms plan to sell former Rocla site it purchased just two years ago

Penrith City Council will sell a site on Old Bathurst Road it purchased just two years ago.

Veteran Penrith City Councillor Jim Aitken formally resigns

Penrith City Councillor Jim Aitken has submitted his written resignation to Council.

A fresh start for the much-loved St Marys Community Centre

The new and improved St Marys Community Centre has been unveiled and is ready for the community to enjoy following the completion of extensive upgrades.

Penrith Council moves to new method for parking fines

The famous relief of dodging a windscreen parking ticket after overstaying your welcome is now over for people living and working in Penrith.

Biggest overhaul in shopping centre’s history: New retail, hotel and office tower

Parking concerns have been raised as an issue surrounding a major expansion of the Westfield Penrith shopping complex that would change the skyline of the Penrith CBD forever.

Council axes Soper Place Revitalisation, citing “difference in market conditions”

Penrith Council has dramatically pulled the pin on its prized Soper Place development.

That’s Moore like it: Penrith City Council backs local knowledge with appointment of new...

Andrew Moore has been appointed Penrith City Council's new General Manager.

Council increases staff to tackle “unprecedented” compliance complaint backlog

Penrith City Council is increasing resources to crack down on residents who may be impacting the community and environment in a negative way.

Penrith Council to recommence chasing rates debts

Being financially impacted over the last few years, Penrith City Council is working towards strong financial management, including chasing overdue rates to gain income.

Pothole city: How wild weather has blown out road repair budget

Penrith City Council has surpassed its average of 800 pothole repairs a year with over 1300 recorded in the last five months due to extreme weather.

Kingswood’s Bringelly Road to receive new streetscape improvements

Council is renewing the heart of Kingswood through the delivery of streetscape improvements to the eastern side of Bringelly Road as part of the...

Penrith Lakes potential to be unlocked with new master plan

A man-made beach or golf course could be on the cards as Penrith City Councillors assist the State Government with what the future of...

Build un-BEE-lievable hotels at Penrith Council’s Bee Bonanza

With Pollinator Week just around the corner, Penrith City Council’s Bushcare and Biodiversity teams are buzzing with excitement as they prepare for a special Bee Bonanza.

State Government commits $28 million to projects in Penrith area

As the rain started to fall this morning, the NSW Government was pouring money into Penrith with a $28 million WestInvest funding announcement.

Independent Councillor Kevin Crameri confirms he’s battling lung cancer

Penrith City Councillor Kevin Crameri has shared with the Weekender how going to a doctor earlier this year possibly saved his life.

Council positive about new Penrith brand

Penrith City Council has refreshed its marketing to the community and public through its new Brand Policy. With the draft policy being adopted at the...