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  1. Culture crusade

    Posted Apr 18th 2005, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... of decaying urban areas. Wan Chai's future lies in the renovation rather than the wholesale rebuilding of crumbling edifices; a more imaginative use of existing architecture and a respect ... in cityscape projects is a start. Residents last month rubbed shoulders with urban planners in a consultation on the regeneration of Southorn Playground, the district's 'town square'. ...

  2. High anxiety

    Posted May 25th 2005, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Mei Lai Do, means 'the beautiful metropolis'- started out as one of the most prestigious addresses in urban Kowloon. Completed when Nathan Road was a leafy boulevard flanked ... such as 'ramshackle warrens' of hostels, with rooms 'the size of a closet'. Its decline is a textbook case of inner-city decay. As transportation links improved and Tsim Sha Tsui became crammed ...



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