Image of the State Theatre in North Point. New World Development has applied to Lands Tribunal for a compulsory sale order regarding the State Theatre Building. Photo: Dickson Lee Image of the State Theatre in North Point. New World Development has applied to Lands Tribunal for a compulsory sale order regarding the State Theatre Building. Photo: Dickson Lee
Image of the State Theatre in North Point. New World Development has applied to Lands Tribunal for a compulsory sale order regarding the State Theatre Building. Photo: Dickson Lee
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Striking a balance between urban renewal and preservation

  • New World Development’s agreement to preserve the 68-year-old State Theatre building in North Point for its historical value in a multibillion-dollar project comes as a relief to historians and local community members

Image of the State Theatre in North Point. New World Development has applied to Lands Tribunal for a compulsory sale order regarding the State Theatre Building. Photo: Dickson Lee Image of the State Theatre in North Point. New World Development has applied to Lands Tribunal for a compulsory sale order regarding the State Theatre Building. Photo: Dickson Lee
Image of the State Theatre in North Point. New World Development has applied to Lands Tribunal for a compulsory sale order regarding the State Theatre Building. Photo: Dickson Lee
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