At the far west of the Cumberland Plain lies Penrith. If you head West from Sydney it’s where the city ends; if you head East from the Blue Mountains it’s where the city starts.
Over the next few years Penrith is slated for massive growth with the opening of the second Sydney airport and its surrounding aerotropolis. Penrith City Council hopes to attract up to 55,000 new jobs to the area by 2031, and see the population rise to more than 260,000 people.
To any Local Government Area, this scale of growth brings both opportunity and challenges.
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