Saturday, 2 April 2011

No more secrets, please

Columnist Leow Mei Chern, made mention of this blog in the pages of The Sun

"We waste a lot of time in trying to access information to make informed decisions. The Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) has promised to consider all feedback obtained during the three-month period before proceeding with the MRT project. A transparent process and longer period for feedback would certainly enable communities to better organise themselves; a factor perhaps deemed as a hindrance if one needs to expedite a project.

Despite the less than favourable conditions for communities to take part in meaningful ways, residents associations in parts of Klang Valley have come together to make a united stand and petition at, calling for a responsible implementation of the MRT and outlining reasons why it should go underground. We must engage and hold decision-makers to account."

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