An open letter to Dr Ang Ming Chee

Dr Lim Mah Hui, in his personal capacity, has written an open letter to Ang Ming Chee, the general manager of George Town World Heritage Inc:

Dear Dr Ang,

Thank you for your letter of 15 August 2016 to me regarding the George Town Unesco world heritage site status, parts of which were published in the press. I write in my personal capacity and wish to share my reply with the public for the sake of transparency. Continue reading “An open letter to Dr Ang Ming Chee”

Penang shouldn’t follow Klang Valley road-building frenzy

A short comment piece by MBPP councillor Dr Lim Mah Hui:

I welcome Roger Teoh’s comments on my article “Road to folly: Will building more roads resolve traffic congestion” as a healthy debate over an issue of great importance. Continue reading “Penang shouldn’t follow Klang Valley road-building frenzy”

The Curitiba model: Towards a sustainable, liveable community and city

MBPP councillor Dr Lim Mah Hui made this address at the full council meeting of the Penang Island City Council on 30 May 2016:

Today I wish to share with you a short video on Curitiba, a medium sized city of 2m in eastern Brazil that transformed itself into one of the most liveable in the world. In 2010, it was given the Global Sustainable City Award. Continue reading “The Curitiba model: Towards a sustainable, liveable community and city”

Jalan ke arah kebodohan: Adakah pembinaan lebih banyak jalanraya akan menyelesaikan kesesakan lalulintas?

Diterjemahkan dari rencana asal oleh Dr Lim Mah Hui, ahli majlis, Majlis Bandaraya Pulau Pinang: Continue reading “Jalan ke arah kebodohan: Adakah pembinaan lebih banyak jalanraya akan menyelesaikan kesesakan lalulintas?”