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3Novices:Elderly Hong Kong residents battle government red tape to achieve their goals

It’s been a tussle between community wisdom and bureaucracy, and throwing in the towel is not in the dictionary of these upbeat campaigners.

The elderly Tseung Kwan O residents have been battling red tape for years to make their community more user-friendly. Over the years, their efforts have led to a much-needed pedestrian crossing on a major road, rain shelters in a local hiking hot spot and an elderly-friendly reading zone in the local library.

It was their idea, they said, that…
July 08, 2017 at 05:32AM http://ift.tt/2sPP3rX
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