Tuesday, 31 March 2020
Is this what we want for Penang? This is the sort of density that could be approved for a string of new projects in the pipeline. This is what 87 units per acre looks like (click on graphic...
Almost all the useable land on Pulau Jerejak near Penang Island was sold to a resort, majority owned by the federal government's UDA Holdings Bhd. And Penang has incurred a RM19 million RM30 million loss on the deal. http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649 The Tropical...
I attended the 8 December briefing on the review of the Penang Structure Plan at Komtar, and it was immediately apparent that there are serious questions that need to be answered. Those of you in Penang, please try and take...
Kilang Lee Rubber Co. Pte Ltd di Paya Terubong akan ditutup berkuatkuasa 1 April 2012. [googlemaps https://maps.google.com.my/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=Lee+rubber+paya+terubong&aq=&sll=5.366639,100.273665&sspn=0.005587,0.009645&ie=UTF8&t=h&ll=5.3759,100.276777&spn=0.003739,0.005043&z=17&output=embed&w=470&h=350] The state government had received complaints about the factory, which was established in 1965, from surrounding residents. The factory produces 140 tonnes...
Update (2 August): What is this huge (five-storey?) building in this plan? (It reminds me of the aborted 'airport terminal' building for the Penang Hill Railway.) Something to keep the developers/contractors happy? Do we need yet another 'iconic' building...