One of Sydney's most congested and rundown freeways will be home to more shops and offices as part of a plan to inject more jobs in the inner-west corridor.

Around 27,000 new homes will be built along Parramatta Road as part of the NSW government’s final blueprint to transform the dilapidated roadway. The figure, which is a significant reduction from the previous residential target of 40,000 new dwellings, is a “bold and cautious approach”, Planning Minister Rob Stokes says….