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  1. Inner-city residents do not want experiment in planned economy

    Posted Feb 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... eyes when she refers to the rezoning of urban areas from mixed use to commercial as being the 'new mixed zoning'. I suggest readers log onto the Town Planning Board website, click ... planning issues. One had to trek to the government offices to look at plans, and there was a lack of public awareness on the impact of town planning decisions. Residents in inner-city districts ...

  2. Locals battle plan to turn heritage site into niches

    Posted Dec 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The site, known as Pun Uk or Mansion of the Puns, would house up to 20,000 niches for people of different religious backgrounds if the proposal is approved by the Town Planning Board next month. ... was invaded by the Japanese, who turned the house into a military base. In 1998, the Town Planning Board approved a residential development on the site but it was never acted upon. ...

  3. MTR resubmits design for towers above station

    Posted May 07th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... of the buildings. The Town Planning Board had asked the rail company to revise the design because it found the three office towers 'short and bulky' and was concerned about air ventilation around ... The board's metro planning committee will discuss the plan today. The government has intended the buildings atop the future terminus site to form a high-grade office hub together ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Plans for flats on two Tai Po sites rejected

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by BRIAN YAP, Olga Wong

    ... for government, institute and community use, or as green belts. The Town Planning Board is to hear the public's views in the next few months over their proposed rezoning for residential purposes ... Brian Yap and Olga Wong Incomplete assessment of the impact of public flats projects draws criticism from councillors who accept a third, largely undeveloped, site Tai Po flat plans fail ...

  5. liberal studies

    Posted Nov 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... input d. They are out-of-date 7 What is Zimmerman's criticism of the Town Planning Board? a. It has too many members b. It does not meet frequently enough c. It is too rigid d. It is too ... selfish? 4 What are the drawbacks of too much public discussion? Think about scheduling, costs and Hong Kong's unique situation. Follow-up activities 1 The Town Planning Board holds meetings ...

  6. Town centre revamp on track

    Posted Sep 06th 2007, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... submitted the draft redevelopment plan to the Town Planning Board. Of 1,254 comments received by the board, more than 90 per cent supported the plan and asked the government to shorten the planning ... Olga Wong The public and the Planning Department have given a qualified thumbs-up to the planned redevelopment of Kwun Tong town centre, although there are concerns about the height ...

  7. Sea-view restaurant proposed for pier

    Posted Mar 05th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng One of the companies that operates ferries in Central is seeking to build a sea-view restaurant at one of the piers. Park Island Transport has submitted a proposal for a 590 square metre restaurant on the second floor of Pier 2, arguing that the additional revenue is needed to offset the cost of its ferry service. The Town Planning Board will discuss it tomorrow. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    Take a Peak into the past: Controversy over hotel plans for century-old mansion at 27 Lugard Road

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:22am by Ada Lee

    ... and that cars belonging to the hotel would endanger hikers. The plan was approved by the Town Planning Board in September. Since then the developer has said it plans to use electric golf carts to carry ... Pak-ling was against the plan. “The scenery here is beautiful, and it shouldn’t be only for rich people who can afford to stay in the hotel.” Chan said that although the planning board had approved ...

  9. Bid to open up town planning meetings defeated

    Posted Jun 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung A bid by Democrats to open the influential Town Planning Board to more public scrutiny to increase the transparency of the government's land-use process was voted down ... the membership of the board and open it up for greater public scrutiny, which they said was the crux of the town planning problems. Mr Ho said genuine public participation in town planning would ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Planning Board gives nod on taller towers for Kai Tak flats

    Posted Nov 23rd 2013, 05:04am by Olga Wong

    ... in their development density was approved yesterday. The Town Planning Board sanctioned a government plan to raise northern Kai Tak's density by 20 to 22 per cent as part of efforts to meet demand ... investment at the time," the developer was quoted as saying in a paper provided to the board by the Planning Department. "Should the application be approved, the original development ...




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