Our guest writer today is Eric Britton, who discusses the land reclamation in southern Penang island, which is linked to the over-the-top SRS proposal for the Penang transport masterplan. Step 1: Dump the land reclamation plan which has no...
We do need a transit system from George Town to the airport but not in the way the Penang transport masterplan envisages. It is not appropriate for a world heritage site or its vicinity to have raised transport infrastructure,...
Photos have been circulating of cracks on the hlll-slope roads leading to the Vale of Temp. Some time ago, I wrote a blog post about cracks on the road to Batu Ferringhi, not too far from where the sections of...
The new KL to Padang Besar electric train service opens today. Most people are excited about it. But wait... Unfortunately, little news is available about the stops in Butterworth, Penang or other major towns. In fact, most news reports failed...
Here are a few images you may not have seen. These photos, taken about a week ago by a concerned Penangite, give us an idea of the extent of the problems facing the Penang Hills Railway, which was knocked...