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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Legco to vote on landfills next year: Carrie Lam

    Posted Aug 08th 2013, 07:48pm by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Carrie Lam visits affected villages to canvass support and hear views of disgruntled residents Legco to vote on landfills next year The government hoped to reapply for funding to expand the city's three landfills early next year, Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said yesterday after visiting two villages close to the Tuen Mun facility. ...

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    Rural strongman has his own ideas for landfill site

    Posted Jul 17th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Rural strongman has his own ideas for landfill site The Environmental Protection Department has commissioned a study into the generation, recycling and disposal ... The study is expected to be complete by year's end and the results will be made public. Meanwhile, before the fate of the Tuen Mun landfill has even been decided, Heung Yee Kuk chairman Lau ...

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    Ta Kwu Ling villagers blame landfill for 'polluted' stream

    Posted Jun 29th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Water in the Ta Kwu Ling stream is 'black and muddy' from contamination, residents say Villagers blame landfill site for 'polluted' stream In Ta Kwu Ling, the residents no longer let their children play in the stream that runs through their village, let alone drink from it. They say the nearby landfill, which is northeast of Sheung ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Councils worry pan-democrat vote block will delay projects

    Posted Nov 04th 2014, 04:59am by Tony Cheung and Joyce Ng

    ... debated for eight hours before endorsing a waste treatment plant project. But the next item on the agenda- construction of an incinerator and the expansion of landfills- is more controversial ...

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    Conservation officials not worried by zone plan lapse in Tai Long Sai Wan

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 04:30am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... have to abide by explicit planning constraints over land excavation, stream diversion, land-filling and pond creation. Under the Town Planning Ordinance, the chief executive has the power ...



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