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  1. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Visitors urged to tread lightly in newly famous Lung Mei beach

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Green groups urge public to tread lightly as crowds flock to coast's sealife attractions For Lung Mei beach, fame bringsa new disturbance ... them home. But after two days, they all died." "Locals fear loss of Lung Mei beach" Video by Hedy Bok Jellyfish, starfish and other sea life were fished out of the water along ...

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    Chief executive Leung angers activists by backing man-made beach

    Posted Oct 26th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... officials to express support for the controversial project. The decision to build a beach at Lung Mei, in Tai Po district, raises questions as to whether it was supported by any consultation about ... including a protected sea horse. But she found the report's conclusion "acceptable". "Locals fear loss of Lung Mei beach" Video by Hedy Bok Director of Leisure and Cultural ...

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    Proposed Tai Po beach to made be safe for swimmers

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Environmental officials, however, say a proper sewage system in the Lung Mei area, now under construction, will make the water safe enough for swimmers by the time the facility opens. Between 2000 ... in Sai Kung, record two parts of Escherichia coli bacteria per 100 millilitres of water. Lung Mei registered an E. coli count of more than 2,000 per 100ml at the start of the year. The high count ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Chaos as initial funding for new towns in New Territories approved by Legco panel

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 02:36pm by Tony Cheung, SAMUEL CHAN, Ada Lee

    ... the vote but vowed to continue to fight the plan. Scuffles broke out after a protester refused to leave when police wanted to reopen Tim Mei Avenue to traffic. Police said 1,500 people turned out. ...

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    'Runway plan may displace dolphins but they'll be back', say airport officials

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 12:20pm by Ernest Kao and Cheung Chi-fai

    ... airport officials and their consultants say. The main draw would be a new 2,400-hectare marine park connecting the existing Sha Chau and Lung Kwu Chau Marine Park with a planned Brothers Islands ...

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    Report reveals public's rejection of government plans for land reclamation

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 03:58am by Stuart Lau

    ... should be built on them. The proposals are part of the administration's plan to provide more land for housing to cope with the city's rising demand. But a site in Lung Kwu Tan in Tuen ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Silvermine Beach to get cultural makeover

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Silvermine Beach to get cultural makeover It was a tough task for Islands District councillors- deciding which of its more than 20 islands was most in need of a HK$100 million boost. But after four meetings considering 13 proposals, they decided to put the funds towards revitalising Silvermine Beach at Mui Wo, Lantau Island. The money will be used ...

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    Hostel brings new life to old estate

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 04:32am by Candy Chan

    ... at the city's newest youth hostel in a revitalised Shek Kip Mei estate will cost as little as HK$300 a night, the Youth Hostel Association said yesterday. Announcing its rates for the hostel in the grade-two historic building that was once Mei Ho House, it said prices were "very reasonable" given the hostel's urban location, accessibility and historical value. Dormitory beds ...

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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

    ... excavated land behind the scenic Sai Wan beach. The works triggered a public outcry, and the government later decided to protect the site and other country park enclaves that previously did not have ...

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    Planned villages 'threaten enclave'

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 06:36am by Ernest Kao

    ... for small houses is infinite," said Paul Zimmerman, a co-convener of the Save Our Country Parks alliance. Mr Chan, a Sai Kung resident and the owner of the only cafe on Pak Lap Wan Beach ...




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