The Sham Tseng goose statue erected by Tsuen Wan District Council at a cost of HK$1.2 million to honour the area's roast goose trade was derided. Councils now have vastly more to spend on community projects, meaning mistakes could be a lot bigger.

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Research examines each council's plans for spending their HK$100 million funding for community projects and finds both good and bad. The book could be a useful guide for voters in November's council elections

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The Sham Tseng goose statue erected by Tsuen Wan District Council at a cost of HK$1.2 million to honour the area's roast goose trade was derided. Councils now have vastly more to spend on community projects, meaning mistakes could be a lot bigger.
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