Two local groups are calling on the government to develop degraded brownfield sites for housing before resorting to land reclamation. Photo: Edward Wong
Two local groups are calling on the government to develop degraded brownfield sites for housing before resorting to land reclamation. Photo: Edward Wong

Hong Kong housing: NGOs find enough previously unidentified brownfield sites to build 95,000 homes

  • The report by the NGOs Greenpeace East Asia and Liber Research Community turned up 379 more hectares of brownfield sites than a previous government study
  • The groups are calling on the government to take full advantage of the degraded land for developing housing before considering other alternatives like reclamation

Two local groups are calling on the government to develop degraded brownfield sites for housing before resorting to land reclamation. Photo: Edward Wong
Two local groups are calling on the government to develop degraded brownfield sites for housing before resorting to land reclamation. Photo: Edward Wong
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