TTDI residents to sue City Hall to save Taman Rimba Kiara

Tan Wan-Peng

Taman Tun Dr Ismail residents' association members have resolved to pursue legal action to stop a massive development in one of the city's green lungs, at the 'Save Taman Rimba Kiara' town hall in Kuala Lumpur today. – The Malaysian Insight pic, May 7, 2017.

RESIDENTS of Taman Tun Dr Ismail will proceed with legal action to stop a mammoth development project in Taman Rimba Kiara, one of Kuala Lumpur’s largest green lungs.

Last June, City Hall (DBKL) approved the development of a 29-storey block of affordable housing (350 units), and eight blocks of high-end apartments (42 to 54 storeys, 1,766 units) on 4.86ha of land in Taman Rimba Kiara, which was designated as public open space under the Kuala Lumpur City Plan 2020.

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