Before the controversy over the 21 trees chopped in Tanjung Bungah could subside, another half a dozen roadside trees along Jalan Sungai Dua near USM were chopped on the eve of Raya.
More trees having to be chopped to make way for road-widening? Or are they diseased – but half a dozen in a row all diseased?
Meanwhile, a worried resident was alarmed to see the stately palms along Peel Avenue and Pierce Road suddenly being tagged. What’s going on there?
Meanwhile, check out this argument that narrower streets actually make cities safer, if not more pleasant and calm.