2012-06-14 Green groups oppose columbarium (RTHK)

Ten green groups have jointly called on the government to stop a plan by a private developer to build 60,000 columbarium niches at Sha Lo Tung in Taipo. They say the project would destroy 20 hectares of the countryside. A board member of the Hong Kong Country Park Foundation, Ruy Barretto, said the site is of high ecological importance.

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