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  1. Staunton Street project given a thumbs down

    Posted May 07th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Of 1,358 comments received by the Town Planning Board about the proposal- all of them critical- all but five were letters prepared by an activist group with signatures collected from members ... of the development have not been seen by the public and will only been seen by the Town Planning Board members prior to it considering this application.' The letter also complains that the height ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENTS

    Statutory body planned to oversee new harbourfront developments

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 05:50am by Olga Wong

    ... will comprise not more than 20 members. Members will be drawn from government departments, the Legislative Council, district councils, and a mix of professionals in the fields of town planning, law, ... to be privatised, the document said. It will draw up a three-year corporate plan for approval. Its performance will be supervised by the audit director. Board members will be asked to disclose ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Farmers in plea for land

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 04:33am by ELIZABETH CHEUNG

    ... Elizabeth Cheung elizabeth.cheung@scmp.com Farmers in plea for land Farmers pleaded with the Town Planning Board not to destroy their way of life on the second day of a hearing into the new towns development project. The government plans to build two new towns at Kwu Tung North and Fanling North, in the northeastern New Territories, to house 170,000 people. But villagers who ...

  4. Welcome step in New Territories

    Posted Jul 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... rule for New Territories residents and a different one for the rest of us. It is good to see that the Town Planning Board- the development and rezoning authority- has finally put a brake ... a number of cases over the years in which the board approved erection of village houses on former farmland that had been subjected to illegal dumping. The Planning Department also plans to step up ...

  5. Developer's colony or model of consistency?

    Posted Jan 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... There was a public outcry last November when the South China Morning Post reported that the government was attempting to bypass the Town Planning Board by exempting most aspects of the development, including hotels, residential blocks and commercial complexes, from approval by the board. The board later supported the government's view that most aspects of the development did not need its ...

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    US-led coalition ramps up strikes against Islamic State in Syria-Turkey border town

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 10:49am by Associated Press in Mursitpinar, Turkey

    ... Associated Press in Mursitpinar, Turkey The US-led coalition intensified its aerial bombardment of Islamic State positions on Thursday in the Syrian border town of Kobani as the extremist group fought street battles with Kurdish forces and reportedly rushed in reinforcements. The battle for the town near the frontier with Turkey has emerged as a major early test for the air ...

  7. Planning board backs SoHo owners' plan

    Posted Jul 25th 2009, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong Confusion surrounds a project to redevelop Staunton Street after the Town Planning Board urged the government yesterday to consider shrinking the site to preserve five tenement ... of reaping HK$100 million under the original plan, the project was estimated to lose HK$170 million. A Town Planning Board spokesman said board members were impressed by the owners' idea. ...

  8. Henderson seeks review on wetland area plan

    Posted Jan 13th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on its 14-year-old housing project on the Nam Sang Wai wetland. The application was received by the Town Planning Board yesterday. Planning laws require a review, conducted by board members, ... and planning. As well as the three deadline extensions since 2001, Henderson won a reprieve for the project in 1994 when the Town Planning Appeal Board overturned a Town Planning Board decision ...

  9. Opposition grows to 'toothpick tower'

    Posted May 08th 2005, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... Raymond Ma Opposition is mounting against a luxury residential mega-tower slated for Mid-Levels as the developer prepares to meet the Town Planning Board this week. About 300 families ... than 30 residents plan to demonstrate outside the board's offices during the meeting with Swire, which is appealing against the body's refusal to relax land use restrictions needed ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Plan to build flats on site earmarked for Science Park growth put on hold

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 05:02am by FANNY FUNG

    ... Park's expansion was put on hold yesterday by the Town Planning Board. The eight hectare site in Tai Po, adjacent to the existing 22 hectare Science Park, was originally reserved for the fourth ... The planning board has received mostly negative responses to the proposed change, with the majority of the 554 submissions from the public expressing opposition. While many residents in the area feared ...




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