Alliance For a Beautiful Hong Kong

Protect Beautiful Hong Kong

Dear members and supporters of ABHK, As many of you know, the developer of Hopewell Center is proposing a large-scale hotel and convention development at its property between Queen’s Road East and Kennedy Road. Such development would have a massive impact on Wanchai, in particular the Kennedy Road residential neighborhood, traffic flows, roads, trees and public spaces. Help us tell the Town Planning Board that the latest changes proposed by […]

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By Dare Koslow The recent resignation of Iris Tam Siu-ying, managing director of the Urban Renewal Authority, has yet again brought attention to the lack of a clear mandate for this troubled government body but also represents a missed opportunity to clarify once and for all what is its role in Hong Kong society. With Tam departing, will there be someone asking the right questions and leading the charge for […]

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By Ysabelle Cheung   Don’t step on the cracks in the pavement. Hold your breath when you walk past the cemetery. Don’t walk under ladders. Say ‘bloody Mary’ three times in the mirror and she’ll rise from her red grave to haunt you. These are just a handful of superstitions I heard and saw throughout my youth in London, England. They’d be whispered on the school bus as we passed […]

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Dear hikers who love Lugard Road, 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 […]

Categories: Letter