One of the things that they seem to be trying to insert into or around the already congested Penang Botanic Gardens is a cable car base station. This must be categorically rejected. A cable car system would not only...
Update (15 November): The bill to corporatise the Penang Botanic Garden was passed yesterday with barely any prior publicity. One BN state assembly rep reportedly questioned why the general manager reports to the chairman (who will be the chief minister)...
Residents around College Square in Pulau Tikus, Penang are upset over plans for some sort of "jogging track" on this neighbourhood green. The issue was revealed by a Facebook user and has now spread on social media. Like I...
More cutting of hill slopes... above photo taken yesterday. And do you know what else is happening over at the Turf Club? Penangites saved the greenery from the horrendous Penang Global City Centre project in 2007-2008 - only to...
This piece was written by Rexy Prakash Chacko, an avid hiker and nature-lover, who is also part of Penang Forum. More Penangites must speak up to save Pulau Jerejak. Like many other Penangites, I was flabbergasted when reports started surfacing...