Our Goal: Encouraging citizens to engage in civic affairs so as to be informed and thus more assertive for Better People for Better Government.
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for Better Government.
Statement by Michael Byrne - President of the East Liverpool Progress Association
I am no careerist. I am 69 years of age living in Sydney's southwest around Liverpool. I have broad experience in local civic engagement and community development - leadership and/or founder role in the East Liverpool Progress Association, Moorebank Community Association (closed), Liverpool Boating Association ( now Chipping Norton Sailing Club), Garie Surf Life Saving Club, Australian Antigonish Cooperative Development Limited... occupationally engaged in IT Services since 1968.
I recognise the general malaise of politics across what is called "the West".
What has "gone west" is the sense of public service in the political caste. That has morphed into political careerism which puts "Party Power First". Self-interest reigns as the key motivator in politics.
This social cancer has leaked into the public service - long gone is the spirit of frank and fearless advice.
This is evidenced in our experience with the Moorebank Intermodal.
Enquiries? Support? Donations?
East Liverpool Progress Association PO Box 47 MOOREBANK NSW