A sunset view from the former Kai Tak airport runway. Photo: Martin Chan
A sunset view from the former Kai Tak airport runway. Photo: Martin Chan

Hong Kong Town Planning Board rejects proposal to switch 2 prime sites at former Kai Tak airport from commercial to housing use

  • Keeping commercial plots will be good for city’s long-term economic development, some board members say
  • Government last year said five commercial sites at Kai Tak would be turned over for private housing to produce 6,000 flats

A sunset view from the former Kai Tak airport runway. Photo: Martin Chan
A sunset view from the former Kai Tak airport runway. Photo: Martin Chan
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