Kai Tak - A wasted planning opportunity

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Soon the Kowloon Central Route highway will be gazetted. The images show what a disaster the road engineers are creating for Kai Tak. The channel in Kai Tak has the same proportions as Marina Bay in Singapore and Darling Harbour in Sydney. See for yourself how Hong Kong is wasting a world class opportunity..

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Kai Tak - A wasted planning opportunity

  1. Kai TakLet this not be a wasted opportunityMay 2013
  2. 20haResidential neighbourhoods are segregated from the leisure, recreation and sports activitiesalong the approach channel by roads, flyovers and amenity areas.
  3. Roads
  4. CompareDarlingHarbourinSydneywith Kai TakRoads run behind thewaterfront properties,or well above it
  5. Sydney,DarlingHarbourcombinesfunwithroads
  6. Sydney, Darling Harbour under the flyovers
  7. Roads runbehind thewaterfrontpropertiesCompareMarinaBayinSingaporewithKai Tak
  8. MarinaBaySingapore
  9. Singapore, Marina Bay
  10. Fight for a better home• The planning of Kai Tak is a disaster.• Where Singapore and Sydney have used similar water bodiesto create world class destinations we excel in creatingnothing out of our 10km waterfront.• One of the problems is the Central Kowloon Route. It will begazetted soon and unfortunately we will all have to object.• We can’t let the road engineers destroy Kai Tak in the sameway they have destroyed the Kowloon West Reclamation.• www.designinghongkong.com

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