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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. It's a nightmare, says factory boss caught in a web of red tape

    Posted Oct 13th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... 'First you have to go to the Town Planning Board to apply for change of land use,' he said. 'You also need approval from the buildings, fire services and environmental protection ... accommodation for overseas businessmen, he met more obstacles. The Town Planning Board would not consider his new proposal because his site was zoned into a 'comprehensive development area', ...

  5. Seaview Building could be saved

    Posted Mar 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Board. However, more than 900 objections to the plan were received by the Town Planning Board during the public consultation period. A hearing discussing the objections will be conducted ... to surrender the site to the lands department to save maintenance costs. The LCSD has now hinted that the building could be reused. 'If the Town Planning Board decides to reinstate the existing ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Jun 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by Brenda Au, for the director of planning ('Just to clarify on Mega Tower', June 19), is highly unsatisfactory. Government officials have repeatedly stated that a 1989 Town Planning Board ... land in return for permission to build the hotel (1.1 million sq ft) on statutory open space land. The Town Planning Board accepted this and initiated a change of zoning. However, by 1994, ...

  7. Residents oppose plan to open car parks

    Posted Apr 08th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... tenancy rates, the society applied to the Town Planning Board for permission to open the car parks at Park Belvedere in Ma On Shan and Sunshine Grove in Sha Tin to non-residents. The move, ... while at Sunshine Grove, 65 per cent of the car park's 241 spaces were rented. 'We just do not want to waste these parking spaces,' the spokesman said. The Town Planning Board ...

  8. Compensation offer for tenement residents

    Posted Sep 28th 2010, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... for historical reasons. A change of plan protecting the 12 tenements from redevelopment will be discussed by the Town Planning Board next month. If it is approved, residents will be able either to move ... at the Berlin film festival in February. The filmmakers said the street was the last of its kind in Hong Kong. Nine of the 12 tenements would have been demolished under the original plan. The Town ...

  9. Officials to throw out owner's bid to legalise dumping

    Posted Mar 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai A landowner's application to legalise illegal dumping in an ecologically important pond in Luk Keng is likely to be thwarted today by the Town Planning Board because ... to demonstrate the need for such extensive land and pond filling,' the department said in its submission to the Town Planning Board. The site at Kai Kung Shue Ha, a quiet village in the northeastern ...

  10. Local architect joins Central project

    Posted Mar 25th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... the society's acceptance of their outcome,' Mr Yiu said. The new design, to be finalised by the end of the year, will be submitted to the Town Planning Board. But the club would not conduct another ... the community that they do not want a tall structure. There is little time to do another round,' Mr Yiu said. Town Planning Board member and architect Bernard Lim Wan-fung said the board had ...




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