• Monday
  • September 22, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:22am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 145333 for town planning board

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Appeal board had no power in Nam Sang Wai wetland review: Town Planning Board

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 05:07am by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com Town Planning Board says its review panel had no authority over Nam Sang Wai wetland review Appeal panel 'went beyond its power' The Town Planning Board asserted in court yesterday that its appeal panel had no authority to deal with a case that resulted in a decision favourable to developers planning a housing estate on a sensitive New ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Town Planning Board members seek clarity on what green-belt sites are for

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 05:37am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Edge-of-town sites are meant to act as a buffer against urban sprawl, Town Planning Board members say as government eyes land for flats Planners seek clarity ... for three such locations. The Town Planning Board committee members gave initial approval for the use of three green-belt sites in Tuen Mun as part of a wider rezoning plan involving 14 areas ...

  3. Business - Economy - LAI SEE

    Former judge says Hong Kong's town planning process is unfair

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 05:03am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn Those that take the time and effort to object to planning applications at the Town Planning Board have long been angered by the unfairness of the process. It is routinely ... Road. The group had fought Hopewell's plans for more than 10 years because vehicular access to this monster development was to be through Kennedy Road. The project has been before the board ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    10-year wait on harbourside homes to end

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng, Olga Wong

    ... Joyce Ng and Olga Wong joyce.ng@scmp.com Project to build 5,200 small to medium-sized flats on old docks in East Kowloon bay goes before planning board after decade of revisions 10-year wait on harbourside Homes to end A massive private development in east Kowloon big enough to provide 5,200 flats in the next six years will be scrutinised by the Town Planning Board today after ...

  5. Business - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Shape of neighbourhoods to come

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... study in 2011 and said that a project larger than about 1.61 million sq ft might lead to isolated blocks. The Town Planning Board approves a developer's master layout plan for a site, ... developments are completed remains to be seen. Similar mall designs are on the rise around Hong Kong. We need a new vision of town planning. In the past decade, the government's Planning ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    Town Planning Board not 'obsequious'

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Town Planning Board members do express independent views I refer to Alex Lo's column ("Planning watchdog on a tight leash", April 17) in which various doubts over the Town ... is established under the Town Planning Ordinance which stipulates (section 3(1)) that the board "shall undertake the systematic preparation of (a) draft plans for the lay-out of such areas of Hong ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Hong Kong Town Planning Board decision on PLA harbourfront site is highly flawed

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 03:05am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com A highly flawed PLA harbourfront plan I stand corrected. I once through this column called the Town Planning Board a government lapdog and rubber stamp, which ... but an instrument of the government. After all, the board's chairman is Thomas Chow Tat-ming, the Permanent Secretary for Development (Planning and Lands), so what do you expect? It appears he has ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Sun Hung Kai plan for residential towers sent back by Town Planning Board

    Posted Jul 06th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Residential project in North Point differs so much from original brief that public outcry forces officials to send the plans back to developer The Town Planning Board has asked a developer ... with the developer," he said. Sun Hung Kai submitted the project to the board in February after buying the 29,280 sq m site for HK$6.91 billion last year. It plans to build 10 blocks of eight to 18 storeys, ...

  9. URA members question decision on saving Wing Lee Street

    Posted Mar 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The original plan, which involved preserving only three tenements, was to have been discussed by the Town Planning Board tomorrow. URA board members said a meeting of its conservation committee ... until Tuesday,' she said. The alternative was a big change from the original plan and a URA board meeting should have been held before the new proposal was handed to the Town Planning ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - REAL ESTATE

    Reda slams Town Planning Board for tighter draft zoning plans

    Posted Feb 19th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man joyce.hyman@scmp.com Reda slams tighter draft zoning plans The Real Estate Developers Association has accused the Town Planning Board of "micro-management" and failing to properly consider its views on four draft zoning plans. The association yesterday applied to the Court of First Instance for a judicial review of the draft plans. The zones involved are Ngau Tau ...




SCMP.com Account