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  1. Activist fights uphill battle on walking trails

    Posted Dec 15th 2010, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... of the project. 'I was thrilled to know our effort had killed the Old Peak Road project. The district councillors are listening,' said Leung, a walker turned activist. 'But suddenly ... the district councillors have yet to vote, councillor Stephen Chan Chit-kwai believes the survey of members' views was the death knell for the proposal. 'No voting has taken place. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    District councillors slam plan to rezone Stanley sites for luxury flats

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 04:03am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Government accused of selling public resources to cater to the rich District councillors slam Stanley rezoning plan District councillors have criticised ... drew heat from seven out of 10 district councillors at the meeting. "They are selling off valuable Hongkongers' assets to build 200 luxury flats," Lei Tung councillor Lo Kin-hei ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Sha Tin district councillor seeks to launch city's first bicycle-share system

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 10:04am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau elaine.yau@scmp.com Although policymakers refuseto embrace cycling as a green mode of transport for the city, a district councillor is gearing up to launch a bike-sharing scheme ... and inexpensive form of transport, Yeung's first motion as Sha Tin district councillor in 2008 was to propose that the council introduce a bike-sharing and rental scheme. Sha Tin district, stretching ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    New plan for Tuen Mun landfill extension fails to satisfy councillors

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:22am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... district councillors walked out of an April meeting with the minister in opposition to the expansion. But the mere 10 per cent reduction, unveiled yesterday, still failed to appease councillors ... and other officials at a special meeting. Councillors want compensation for affected residents, road improvements and a system to reduce household waste. They also argue the district already has ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Police removal of district councillor at meeting sends wrong message

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 06:18pm by Albert Cheng

    ... Albert Cheng Albert Cheng believes the incident needs further investigation as it concerns the role of law enforcement and our democratic development Police removal of district councillor ... the Legislative Council chamber or on their way to meetings. Furthermore, legislators are exempt from criminal liability for what they say during parliamentary proceedings. District councillors don't ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LAW ENFORCEMENT

    Democrats to sue police, seek judicial review over district councillor's removal from meeting

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 04:28am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Democrats to sue over councillor's removal The Democratic Party will sue the police and seek a judicial review over the removal of its district ... district councils- the power to expel any councillor who disagreed with them, said Ted Hui Chi-fung, the Central and Western District councillor who was kicked out of the meeting. This undermined ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Former district councillor Edward Leung fined HK$15,000 for misdeeds

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 04:16am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com Ex-district councillor fined HK$15,000 for misdeeds A former district councillor unseated for breaching campaign rules during the 2011 district council ... Tsim Mong district, failed to file the written consent of 35 supporters before publishing their names in a campaign advertisement. He also submitted his campaign booklet to electoral officers ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    District councillor may have to surrender seat

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com District councillor may lose seat A district councillor who won his Yau Tsim Mong seat by just two votes could face disqualification after a court ruling yesterday Edward Leung Wai-kuen had asked the Court of First Instance to exempt him from the threat of disqualification or other punishment after his election rival said he had broken campaign ...

  9. News - Hong Kong

    Councillors reject cemetery traffic suggestions as 'impractical'

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 03:55am by Arthur Chan

    ... hit a major roadblock yesterday. District councillors sent UK-based consulting firm Halcrow- contracted by the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department- back to the drawing board after two of its three traffic management suggestions were called impractical. Suggestions put before Eastern District Council's food, environment and hygiene committee included an escalator ...

  10. Veg smuggling claims a hoax and we may sue, says Shenzhen

    Posted Oct 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... saying they believe the allegations were a hoax. But local vegetable traders said the incident, witnessed by a district councillor who visited the Nanshan distribution market undercover, reflected loopholes in how mainland authorities issue labels for vegetables exported to Hong Kong. Vegetable traders and North District councillor Jimmy Law Sai-yan said early this month ...




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