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Illegal parking epidemic? Violations on the rise amid debate over scrapping trams

Illegal parking has spiked in Hong Kong, according to police statistics. 724,419 penalty tickets for illegal parking—one every 26 seconds—were issued in the first seven months of 2015, up from 645,101 the previous year. When Sit Kwok-heung, a retired town planner with the Intellects Consultancy, suggested cancelling the Central stretch of Hong Kong’s tramway, he […]