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18-November-2014
18-November-2014

Photographs supplied by Russell Byers

A plaque commemorates Mary Jane Gleeson who worked tirelessly in her campaign for increased public transport options in Sydney and for her work in the community. 

Location

Address:Norton Street, Pioneer Memorial Park, Leichhardt, 2040
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.878736
Long: 151.156522
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Community

Dedication

Front Inscription

 In Memory Of 
MARY JANE GLEESON

Mary Jane was at the forefront of advocating for sustainable
transport options for Sydney and the campaign to
stop the M4 East Tunnel from proceeding.
This plaque is also to remember the very successful
rally jointly organised by Leichhardt Council and
Ashfield Council against the M4 East Motorway.
We acknowledge Mary Jane Gleeson's strong advocacy for
increased public tranport options for Sydney and her
tirless(sic) work on behalf of our community for many years. 
                                                             Cr Carolyn Allen
                                          Mayor, Leichhardt Council

Leichhardt Council acknowledges the Gadigal people and Wangal people of the Eora Nation on whose country this plaque lies

 

Source: MA
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