The Press: Pro & Con

The Penang Paper Trail: An, open depositary of articles appearing in the press looking at the sustainable mobility challenges and proposals for Penang, as seen from different angles and points of view.

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We estimate that we have picked up here roughly a quarter of the public discussions aired by the print media. We will continue to add to it, and wee ask our readers to let us know about significant coverage of these events. From both sides, of course.
Road-widening works lead to massive traffic snarl in Penang –  : http://www.nst.com.my/news/2016/08/165004/road-widening-works-lead-massive-traffic-snarl-penang – 12 August 2016
RETHINKING NEW MOBILITY IN PENANG: A search for Values, Vision, Competence, Strategies, Tactics . . and Happiness.- https://worldstreets.wordpress.com/2016/09/02/rethinking-new-mobility-in-penang-the-search-for-values-vision-competences-strategies-tactics-and-happiness/ – 2 September 2016

A Properly Financed Transport Plan for the Long Haul – http://penangmonthly.com/a-properly-financed-transport-plan-for-the-long-haul – September 2016

Avoiding conflict of interest: Consulting firm ‘should have no interest in project implementation – http://anilnetto.com/governance/accountability/avoiding-conflict-interest-consulting-firm-no-interest-project-implementation/ – 3 September 2016

Op-Ed: A Properly Financed Transport Plan for the Long Haul – https://sustainablepenang.wordpress.com/2016/09/03/op-ed-a-properly-financed-transport-plan-for-the-long-haul/ – 3 September 2016

No EIA, so Penang road work on Penang roads delayed to 2017 – http://www.nst.com.my/news/2016/07/157460/no-eia-so-penang-road-work-penang-roads-delayed-2017 – 10 July 2017

Three words: “PROJECT DELIVERY PARTNER” (PDP) – https://www.facebook.com/SustainablePenang/photos/a.556465651066264.1073741829.547317231981106/1199928280053328/?type=3 – 15 September 2016
Transport expert: Bus lanes better than LRTs for Penang – http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2016/09/24/transport-expert-bus-lanes-better-than-lrts-for-penang/ – 21 September 2016

Bigger, Wider, Faster and More Roads for Penang . . . : Politicians, Engineers, External Costs (And you) – http://wp.me/p3GVVk-CY. – 28 September 2016

Picking a Better, Cheaper, Faster Transport System – http://penangmonthly.com/picking-a-better-cheaper-faster-transport-system/ – October 2016

 

Better, Cheaper, Faster – Really? –http://penangmonthly.com/better-cheaper-faster-really/ – October 2016

Towards a New Mobility Agenda for Penang: October 2016 –  https://sustainablepenang.wordpress.com/2016/10/07/towards-a-new-mobility-agenda-for-penang-october-2016/

Quit arguing, start working together on PTMP – http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/opinion/2016/10/07/quit-arguing-start-working-together-on-ptmp/  – October 2016