Alliance For a Beautiful Hong Kong

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by Vito Bertin (Edited by John Batten) The Central Market site has housed a functioning market since 1850, with the current building opening in 1939 replacing its 1895 predecessor. Unfortunately, for many years, this building has not been entirely seen or appreciated, despite its imposing presence in the city. Its exterior is completely covered by a graphic vinyl façade and entry is restricted, with only a section of the Central […]

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TPB approved hotel development on Lugard Road Traffic problems and pollution remain unresolved   Dear members and supporters of ABHK, Despite the overwhelming public opposition against the hotel development at No. 27 Lugard Road, with Alliance for a Beautiful Hong Kong (ABHK) collecting over 137,000 signatures, the Town Planning Board (TPB) approved the hotel project on 17th April 2015. The approval conditions include no hotel vehicle on Lugard Road between […]

Categories: Letter

Government last week confirmed that it will pursue other sites for the relocation of the Harcourt Road Pumping Station. Early last year, the government presented a scheme to the Legislative Council’s Panel for Development to relocate the fresh water pumping station at Harcourt Road, Admiralty to Hong Kong Park in order to release the current site for commercial development. The construction work in Hong Kong Park would involve removing over […]

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