Media Statements

06 Dec

DLH assessment of the Paceville Master Plan

PRESS RELEASE 6th December 2016 A master plan should primarily address the needs of the entire community for the area, harmonizing them into one vision and also providing a positive effect on the rest of the country. While Din l-Art Helwa favours the development of master plans, it holds that the draft Master Plan for Paceville has failed this basic test. Din l-Art...

12 Nov

First hearing of Town Square appeal

DLH is shocked that at this hearing the Planning Authority attempted to argue that environmental NGOs, including Din l-Art Helwa, have no right to appeal major projects such as this, since a member of the Planning Board represents the e-NGO sector as whole. ...

09 Aug

The Singapore Solution

by Petra Caruana Dingli Last week I was caught in traffic on my way to an evening event in Valletta. There were road closures for the Msida festa. Every morning, cars are stuck in roads around San Ġwann. At Paola, delays have worsened again. So, what’s new? Road congestion keeps growing and nobody seems able to tackle it. The Transport Minister is...