Tuesday, 15 October 2019
Here it comes. A groundswell of protest is building up against the extravagant plan for an RM8bn 19.5km six-lane highway, which will mar the beauty and tranquility of the Sungai Ara Linear Park and the Penang Youth Park and...
Trees have been removed in the area so that a sales gallery can be constructed. According to the Malaysian Insight, Kuala Lumpur City Hall approved the development of a 29-storey block of 350 'affordable' homes, and eight blocks (42-54...
This is what the Penang Botanic Gardens area looked like this Sunday morning.  The crowds at the gardens and the nearby Youth Park - even on weekdays - highlight the critical shortage of open green recreational spaces elsewhere on Penang...
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)...