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It’s time for us to show our determination to safeguard Lugard Road! Come and walk on Lugard Road on 4th April 2015. Say NO to hotel development! Lugard Road is a significant part of the Hong Kong Trail, which was named as one of the top 10 urban hiking trails in the world by Lonely Planet. A hotel development would compromise the beauty and tranquility of Lugard Road, our important […]

Categories: Letter

By Melissa Cate Christ Can we reoccupy and redesign Hong Kong’s streets to prioritize people over vehicles? It seems we can. For, as demonstrated by the transformation of key vehicular streets into dynamic pedestrian environments during the 2014 Umbrella Movement, Hong Kong’s urban landscape has the capacity to provide for the needs of a large number of people, from the essential to the environmental to the socio-political. Beyond evaluating the […]

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Dear all, The Applicant has just submitted a further revised application and additional information to the Town Planning Board. The deadline for objection is April 8, and we again request your help to object to this project. As it is a new round of public consultation, even you have submitted your comments before; you are urged to send your objection letter again. A sample objection letter is included below. You may […]

Categories: Letter

On 15th March 2015, ABHK organized a free guided eco-tour on Lugard Road for the first time. We are honored to have Dr. Angie Ng from Conservancy Association to introduce the plant and ecology along Lugard Road. Members of ABHK also shared the historical value of Lugard Road. We are grateful to the overwhelming support from the public. The eco-tour of 20 places was full shortly. We will continue to […]

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ABHK has collected signatures against hotel development on Lugard Road since Oct 2013. We have so far collected 133,777 signatures! Thanks for all of your efforts to safeguard Lugard Road! Please keep an eye on Lugard Road!

Categories: Letter

By Ayesha Sitara   Growing up in India, you have myriad experiences of various faiths. Some you take for granted. Then you move to a foreign country and immerse yourself in a new culture. But then out of the blue, you chance upon an “India moment”, which you may not have experienced even in India. That’s exactly what happened to me in Hong Kong, when a fellow photographer invited me […]

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Lugard Road lies within Pok Fu Lam Country Park and Lung Fu Shan Country Park, belonging to the stage 1 of Hong Kong Trail and the Native Tree Walk. The whole piece of woodland is rich in biodiversity. However, a developer has planned to redevelop the residential unit on 27 Lugard Road into a boutique hotel since 2013. This not only poses threat to pedestrians, but also to the natural […]

Categories: Letter