Update (29 January 2014): It is confirmed that this new structure at the corner of the Formal Garden is for new toilets to replace the old toilets located nearby, which are apparently in bad shape and will be demolished....
Hopefully, the Penang state government will put in place a large public park and other free recreational spaces, vegetable farms and fruit orchards for food security, and planned sustainable transport infrastructure, including bicycle lanes and top quality pedestrian networks...
Singapore is bidding to have its 183-acre Botanic Garden listed as a Unesco heritage site. How does our expanded Penang Botanic Garden, 590 acres including surrounding hills, compare to this, considering the damage and neglect it experienced in recent...
Blog visitors Kevin and Island Joe consider the possibility of a large public park on the mainland. First, we have Kevin: PDCs job is first and foremost to protect the interest of Penangites. If it has 470 acres of land,...
Two excavators huffed and puffed their way on a Sunday (yesterday) at Penang's Sore Thumb, as workers beavered away on land supposedly alloted for the Tanjung Bungah Coastal Park. http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=124984 The public has been given to understand that there has...