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2016

Harbourfront on halt with lack of funds
25 November 2016

“One Country,Two Systems – Dead or Alive?” HKDF Luncheon 23 Nov 2016
15 November 2016

Call for bigger Tung Chung River Nature Park 環團聯合要求擴大東涌河畔公園範圍
28 September 2016

Walk21 Hong Kong Conference, 3-7 October 2016
28 September 2016

Replacing Stanley’s hawkers with yet another hotel 赤柱建精品酒店 趕走街巿外小販
26 September 2016

Very DVRC – Sunday, 10am-4pm 非常( 德)-星期日,10時至4時
23 September

Hong Kong’s Foam Plastic Pellet Crisis 香港「膠災」
15 August 2016

Country Parks under attack from the Heung Yee Kuk   鄉議局破壞郊野公園 
4 August 2016

65% support Queen’s Pier near City Hall 六成半巿民支持原址重置皇后碼頭
26 July 2016

Fix it: Stop waste before it floats

20 July 2016

Dangerous medical waste found at HK’s beaches 大量危險醫療廢料襲港,團體促請政府徹查廢料來源
20 July 2016

Queen’s Pier – The two choices, which one do you prefer? 重置皇后碼頭 – 兩個可行方案你會選哪一個﹖
5 July 2016

Front men schemes covering 50+ small houses in Tai Tan, Uk Tau and Ko Tong  大灘、屋頭及高塘超過50間疑似「套丁」申請
28 June 2016

Petition: Open Central Harbourfront for Dragon Boat Carnival 2016 一人一信:開放中環海濱,我要睇龍舟賽事!
7 July 2016

Nominate now for the Hong Kong Public Space Awards 2016 【第二屆香港公共空間大獎】載譽歸來!
27 May 2016

Walk21HK Public Forum: Connecting People to Water
20 May 2016

Return Queen’s Pier to City Hall  原址重置皇后碼頭
15 May 2016

2047 visions for planning, land & housing  「2047 香港願景 ― 土地、規劃及房屋」
16 May 2016

Joint statement regarding dumping and land filling by concern groups and environmental NGOs 關注團體及環保組織就傾倒泥頭和填土問題的聯署信
16 May 2016

Green Groups’ request conservation plan for Lantau 環團要求先落實大嶼山保育措施
27 April 2016

I want to pay the tunnel with my Octopus Card!
19 April 2016

Protect HK’s nature. BSAP Consultation deadline 7 April 2016 保護香港自然生態 《生物多樣性策略及行動計劃》諮詢4月7日截止
5 April 2016

Lantau Sustainable Development Forum, 9 April 14:00 – 17:30, HKU
3 April 2016

FINAL DRAFT – The City We Need 2.0
8 March 2016

BSAP: Charting a sustainable future for Hong Kong
3 March 2016

Electronic Road Pricing in Central – What is your view? 中環電子道路收費
2 March 2016

Land Development and Conservation – Roundtable 27 February at HKU
24 February 2016

Stop the destruction of Yi O and the Lantau North Country Park   反對破壞二澳及北大嶼郊野公園
24 February 2016

Des Voeux Road Central: “Let’s Play in the Tak Festival” starts this weekend  玩德節
25 February 2016

Zoning Pak Sha O for illegal development
28 January 2016

Official barriers to improving life for pedestrians in crowded Mong Kok
6 January 2016

 

2015

Join the Country Parks Appreciation Day on December 13: Post a selfie in the park
4 December 2015

One-off opportunity to make Mongkok a better place  一次難能可貴的機會:讓旺角變得更好 
13 November 2015

Press Release:  Green Groups Decline Airport invitationto join Professional Liaison Group  新聞稿:十一環保團體不要假溝通  拒絕加入機管局「三跑專業聯絡小組」
28 October 2015

Support the Tung Chung River Valley plans  支持東涌河流公園計劃
21 October 2015

Sign Petition to Pedestrianize Des Voeux Road Central 聯署支持改劃德輔道中
7 October 2015

Invitation to Hong Kong Urban Thinkers Campus 29 August: Who has a right to Asia’s World City?
4 August 2015

Restrict Tour Coaches in the Bays Area 限制旅遊巴出入海灣區
27 July 2015

Object to development in Plover Cove Country Park
22 June 2015

Deadline today: Stop Stanley developments. Fix the road before adding traffic.
21 May 2015

Easy fixes for district councils 加強地方行政
19 April 2015

More Seats on the Minibus 增加小巴座位
1 April 2015

Tai Long Wan under new threat from small house developments
25 March 2015

Special Education Needs for Non-Chinese Speaking Children
9 March 2015

Save Hong Kong Park 守衛香港公園
1 February 2015

 

2014

Change the proposed Harbour Authority
06 November 2014

Cross Salisbury Road again like humans do 終於唔駛係梳士巴利道捐上捐落
03 September 2014

He wants a bigger Mega Tower
26 August 2014

3rd Runway Concerns 有關機場擴建第三條跑
17 July 2014

Petition for English medium special needs children
30 June 2014

Stop the rot of small houses in country parks 阻止村屋蠶食郊野公園
12 June 2014

Fire Safety in Villages – Deadline June 9 村屋的消防安全 – 截止日期6月9日
10 May 2014

Next step to save our country parks 網上聯署保衛郊野公園
13 February 2014

Sign and save our country parks before 14 February 2014 網上聯署保衛郊野公園
10 February 2014

Accidental disclosure of the identity of Objectors by LandsD
10 January 2014

2013

Support Creating Space for Waste 支持建立廢物回收空間
16 December 2013

This Sunday: Walk to appreciate Tai Long Sai Wan今個星期日:大浪西灣郊遊活動
28 November 2013

Collusion in country parks between developers and Government 發展商與政府合謀摧毀郊野公園
26 November 2013

Save Our Country Parks from Development 保護郊野公園不受盲目發展破壞
24 November 2013

Keep small house thuggery out of country parks
23 November 2013

Public Space Awards 2013 優秀公共空間大獎
20 November 2013

保衛郊野公園 Save Our Country Parks
10 October 2013

Missing footpaths, unsafe crossings, useless footbridges
17 September 2013

Nominations for Public Space Awards 2013
11 September 2013

最新資訊及本週六「中環海濱論壇」News and Public Forum on Central Harbourfront this Saturday
14 June 2013

Missing Links 「邊度冇路行」
13 June 2013

Save Our Central Waterfront 擁抱我們的中環海濱
22 May 2013

Support a public marine centre in Tolo Harbour
05 February 2013

2012
Tale of Two Harbours. Sunday, 4 November.
31 October 2012
Deadline for unauthorized building works. Join NIVA.
25 September 2012
Overloading Hong Kong’s road network
14 February 2012
What makes for great waterfront promenades?
02 January 2012

2011
Object to TST Star Ferry compromise (Deadline: 8 November)
23 October 2011
Open Letter to Donald Tsang: Protect the enclaves as promised
17 August 2011
Deadline now: Voter registration in Hong Kong
12 July 2011
Government Hill is not for sale
03 July 2011
CitySpeak: The streets of Tsimshatsui. Saturday, 25 June. 10am – 12:30pm. Fringe Club.
19 June 2011
Small House Policy must comply with Enclave Policy
15 May 2011
Who is fighting for better air?
05 May 2011
CitySpeak: The Central Market? Saturday, 16 April. 10am – 12:30pm. Fringe Club.
12 April 2011
CitySpeak: Central Market. Saturday, 16 April. 10am – 12:30pm. Fringe Club.
05 April 2011
CitySpeak. Planning the Pearl River Delta. Fringe Club. 26 March. 10am-1230pm.
20 March 2011
Save Government Hill (Do we need another shopping mall in central?)
10 March 2011
HK community must get involved in PRD delta plans
22 February 2011
How do you like walking in Tsimshatsui? Let us know!
16 February 2011
Waterfront bike ride. Feb 12.
25 January 2011
CitySpeak: The New Central Police Station. 22 January. 10am. The Fringe.
08 January 2011

2010
Better plans this weekend
10 December 2010
Government Hill – For sale or not for sale? CitySpeak: 4 Dec, 10am-12:30, The Fringe Club
27 November 2010
CitySpeak: Heaps of Garbage. 27 November. 10am. The Fringe Club
12 November 2010
Vote! Support your West Kowloon favourite!
12 November 2010
Future of Victoria Harbour, Forum 20 Nov, One Pacific Place
10 November 2010
Go fish: Praise for Donald when it is due
09 November 2010
Walk for the harbour. November 14. 2:30. Central Star Ferry.
04 November 2010
The battle for West Kowloon. Waiting list only.
22 October 2010
The battle for West Kowloon
03 October 2010
Speakers: Tai Long Sai Wan – What is next? Sat 18. 10am. The Fringe Club
16 September 2010
Tai Long Sai Wan -What is next? Sat 18. 10am. The Fringe Club
12 September 2010
Improvement to the Central Wanchai Bypass ignored?
07 September 2010
Pokfulam, Sunday, 5th September, 2010.
31 August 2010
Protect Pak Nai – Deadline mid-nite August 27 (This Friday)
25 August 2010
Reader’s Critique: Foster is the best.
24 August 2010
Mix or mismatch West Kowloon? Just pick the designer you can trust!
22 August 2010
Who can afford housing in Hong Kong? Fringe Club, 7 August, 10am – 12.30pm
05 August 2010
A Smoke Stack in Public Space?
01 August 2010
Who can afford housing in Hong Kong? Fringe Club, 7 August, 10am – 12.30pm
29 July 2010
Public space in private developments: Does it work? 24 July 10am-12.30, Fringe
13 July 2010
The will to build. 31 July – 1 August 2010
04 July 2010
Support moving the Maritime Museum to Pier 8
29 June 2010
Public to wait till mid-August for West Kowloon plans
27 June 2010
Foster boring, Koolhaas unrealistic, Rocco complicated
25 June 2010
How does Hong Kong compare?
16 June 2010
Who pays for more mainland vehicles on HK’s roads?
15 June 2010
Heritage: How far do we dare to go? Fringe Club, 19 June, 10:00-12:30
08 June 2010
Cruise terminal building: Pity it is in the wrong location.
11 May 2010
CitySpeak: The Water We Drink. May 15, 10am-12.30, The Fringe
07 May 2010
Is transport the solution or the enemy? Fringe, Saturday 24 April, 10:00am -12:30pm
13 April 2010
Rugby Sevens 2010 in doubt if air pollution persists
22 March 2010
Future marine uses of the harbour? HKCEC, 18 March, 11.00am to 12.30, HKCEC (today)
17 March 2010
Readers’ comments: Build smaller or bigger flats?
15 March 2010
Build smaller or bigger flats?
14 March 2010
Donald Tsang Expressway
08 March 2010
Stop Hopewell Roadkill
04 March 2010
A green city. A cool city. 6 March 10:00am, Fringe Club.
24 February 2010
Links to papers re MTR in Aberdeen, Wah Fu and Cyberport
05 February 2010
MTR stations in Aberdeen, Wah Fu and Cyberport?
04 February 2010
Street Culture, Fringe, Saturday 23 January, 10:00am-12:30am
18 January 2010
Rubbish Report
11 January 2010
Secret study reveals traffic problems in Kowloon
01 January 2010

2009
Join NY, Shanghai and HK in a debate over Vertical Density, January 21-22
28 December 2009
Lei Yue Mun: RTHK captured the smelly bits
19 December 2009
Graham Street Market Festival 2009
07 December 2009
Park or no park in Hung Hom (Readers’ Comments 2)
06 December 2009
Industrial buildings and the creative industry
06 December 2009
Hung Hom Park Plot Thickens (Readers’ comments)
03 December 2009
Residents and Developers want a Park in Hung Hom
02 December 2009
Lei Yue Mun plans (Not for people with a weak stomach)
30 November 2009
What have YOU done to improve air quality in Hong Kong?
23 November 2009
30 Sculptures. Repulse Bay to Deep Water Bay. This Sunday, November 29.
22 November 2009
Freedom Ball Goes Big on Sunday in Shatin
18 November 2009
Beautiful City, Ugly Places. November 21. 9:30-12:30. Fringe Club.
16 November 2009
Beautiful City, Ugly Places… Share your view!
04 November 2009
The better connection with the National Express Rail
04 November 2009 16:16
Walk for the Harbour, Sunday Nov 8, 2:30, Central Star Ferry Pier
29 October 2009
My Dream: A permanent traffic jam (profit for New World and bonuses for TDC Directors)
29 October 2009
Express Rail: Good and Bad News
22 October 2009
The 65.2bln destruction of West Kowloon (sequel)
20 October 2009
The 50bln destruction of West Kowloon
19 October 2009
Watch Dog or Dead Dog? Air pollution by Zhuhai bridge kept secret.
08 October 2009
6 October: Deadline for Save Lantau Campaign 10月6日之前 – 請支持保護大嶼山行動
01 October 2009
City Speak: Livable Density, 17 October, 10am, Fringe Club
30 September 2009
Parking space converted into a park (for one day)
27 September 2009
LegCo motion supports the South Island Line underground
19 September 2009
Underground rail does not delay completion of South Island Line
17 September 2009
The URA as a trusted measure of last resort
16 September 2009
Build the MTR South Island Line Underground
28 August 2009
Sign the Clean Air Network Petition
04 August 2009
Another high-rise proposed for Staunton Street
03 August 2009
Switch off the lights!
02 August 2009
Support the Save Lantau Campaign
14 July 2009
Disney and reclaiming the sea
13 July 2009
What is Happening with Our City? Monday, July 6, 12:00 – 14:00
02 July 2009
Venue Changed: Urban renewal summit: 6 June, 9:15am (Not a URA event)
05 June 2009
Designed to kill
02 June 2009
Urban renewal summit: 6 June, 9:15am (Not a Government event)
31 May 2009
Monitor West Kowloon’s Development, May 28, 14:00
26 May 2009
Government and int’l experts join cycling conference, May 23, 9:30, Fringe Club
19 May 2009
Stop More Fences and Railings, Stop the Clutter.
17 May 2009
HK on the Bicycle, May 23, Fringe, 9:30am
12 May 2009
Letters promoting better Lantau solutions
12 May 2009
Government responds to No Pollution Solution (for Tung Chung)
03 May 2009
Reader Comments on the No Pollution Solution (for Tung Chung)
26 April 2009
The No Pollution Solution (for Tung Chung)
23 April 2009
Not the Spirit of Hong Kong
19 April 2009
HK$1.1 Bln Kai Tak DisasterT
31 March 2009
Effectiveness of Hong Kong’s Nature Conservation Policy
28 March 2009
Earth Hour 2009 on the internet
27 March 2009
Save Lantau, Support a Sustainable Tung Chung
27 March 2009
Stop the destruction of Staunton, Wing Lee and Bridges Street TODAY
23 March 2009
Air Quality Forum, March 20. Be there.
10 March 2009 
Saying Goodbye to Our Country Parks
08 March 2009
Repulse Bay Hearing set for 20 March 2009
27 February 2009 
Discuss the Central Harbourfront this Saturday
26 February 2009
Dinner with the Secretary for Transport, 23 February 2009
11 February 2009
Support height restriction for Central Police Station redevelopment
08 February 2009 
After the Hong Kong Marathon, what Next?
08 February 2009
Happy valley station – a low cost opportunity forfeited
16 January 2009 
The Destruction of our Rural Land
14 January 2009 
Green Lungs: Urban parks vs Country Parks? Town Hall meeting, Fringe, Saturday 17 January 9:30
11 January 2009
Government and MTR fail to link Tamar and Admiralty Centre directly
07 January 2009
Support Repulse Bay residents’ proposals. Deadline 9 January.
06 January 2009
1,022 oppose Repulse Bay development. Support their proposals before 9 January.
02 January 2009

2008
The Air We Breathe, Forum, January 10, 8:30-16:00
29 December 2008
Mega Tower – Green Ribbon Protest Today
17 December 2008
Join the Repulse Bay Press Conference, Fringe Club, 18 December, 11:30-12:30
15 December 2008 
Walk for Better Town Planning, December 14, 15:00, Chater Garden
10 December 2008 
Plans for Tung Chung – Feed back from readers
04 December 2008
A better plan for the people of Tung Chung
02 December 2008
Designing West Kowloon, Workshop, 6 December 2008, 3-6pm, HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity
02 December 2008
Final Call: Save Repulse Bay, Fix Beach Road
25 November 2008
A Mega Deal – Feed back from Readers
20 November 2008
A Mega Deal – But for Who?
19 November 2008
Keep Repulse Bay Public and Open (Deadline 26 November)
16 November 2008
Street fighters
06 November 2008
Ocean Park Hotels and their impact on Kennedy Town, Mount Davis and Pok Fu Lam
04 November 2008
Cut down the size of the MegaTower today
30 October 2008
Applause: Fixing the harbourfront is now Government Policy (finally)
16 October 2008
Hong Kong Social Forum 2008
15 October 2008
The will to build – An innovative piece of verbatim theatre
03 October 2008
Open Letter to Thomas Wu on Mega Tower
03 October 2008
Walk for the harbour on Sunday, November 2
03 October 2008
Hong Kong’s heritage preservation efforts (China Daily reports)
03 October 2008
Symposium on Regional Planning of the Greater Pearl River Delta – 18 Oct
26 September 2008
Citizens Hearing on Urban Planning: September 21
18 September 2008
Long term benefits of preservation outweigh short term gains of redevelopment
17 September 2008
Regulation of open space. City Speak at Fringe Club, 20 September
16 September 2008
Citizens Hearing on Urban Planning: September 21
11 September 2008
Central Waterfront Design Forum: September 20
11 September 2008
Protecting ‘Old Central’ as a Special Design Area
13 August 2008
Summer Streets (permanently) – A third open letter to Eva Cheng
13 August 2008
Sir David and the city he cares about
12 August 2008
Summer Streets – A second open letter to Eva Cheng
12 August 2008
Summer Streets – An open letter to Eva Cheng
11 August 2008
Vertical cities: Hong Kong and New York
05 August 2008
Fake ‘public support’ for government’s central waterfront plans
04 August 2008
Freedom Ball: Say no – to no fun!
03 August 2008
Architects and planners reveal new urban design for the Central Waterfront
29 July 2008
Ready to leave town? There is a splinter of hope
26 July 2008
Mega Tower Mega Myths
20 July 2008
Sustainable city development, 21 July, 6.00 – 8.30pm
15 July 2008
Road around coast of Kennedy Town and Pok Fu Lam (with map)
15 July 2008
URA not the only model for urban rejuvenation
07 July 2008
Sustainable city development, 21 July, 6.00 – 8.30pm
07 July 2008
Another car park on the harbour-front (they did it again!)
06 July 2008
FT Urban Regeneration Summit – Shanghai, September 22, 2008
04 July 2008
Town Planning Reform Seminar, Saturday 12 July, 9am-12:30
30 June 2008
Road around coast of Kennedy Town and Pok Fu Lam
30 June 2008
Transport Bureau’s plans for Kennedy Town and Pok Fu Lam waterfront
26 June 2008
Invitation to Design the Central Waterfront, 21 June, The Fringe
18 June 2008
Invitation to Design the Central Waterfront, 21 June, The Fringe
15 June 2008
Expand and expedite the new hawker licensing policy
12 June 2008
MegaTower, Bad Planning, and Great Favours
11 June 2008
Plan for West Kowloon is full of loopholes
08 June 2008
Harbour Resentment
05 June 2008
Public rights over private property
03 June 2008
Civic Debate: Public Space on Private Property is a Failure – May 26 at 6:30
19 May 2008
The new Central Harbourfront and Tamar to be torn up twice
07 May 2008
WHAT IS YOUR DREAM MUSEUM?
07 May 2008
Fish can’t vote. Raise your voice for them.
26 April 2008
Harbour masters or disasters?
23 April 2008
Rural land: Lack of vision, means and will to prevent blight
17 April 2008
A love story with Hong Kong as a “character” – Fringe Club 18 April at 18:00
16 April 2008
Cycling as a viable and pleasant transport option
09 April 2008
Anson Chan and the Graham Street Market
15 March 2008
What is the concept for the Central waterfront?
04 February 2008

 

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