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Where to lodge your complaint with Muar city council?

Where to lodge your complaint with Muar city council?

Muar city council’s WhatsApp group: 019-7870299 善用科技提高效率 有投诉whatsApp麻市会 麻坡市议员张福凤强调,市议会重视地方上的民生问题,近期推出以手机whatsApp投诉方式,让民众可以通过另一种管道向当局反映问题,希望民众善加利用,更有效提高生活素质。

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Vandals turn play area into a danger zone

Vandals turn play area into a danger zone

Broken sports and recreational facilities have been spotted at the Tanjung Mas recreational park, here. These irresponsible acts are the work of vandals and are posing danger to children. Lim Yok Choo, a visitor from Sungai Abong, said although the park is clean, the slide and swing set are no longer safe for children to […]

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River Prawn (Udang Galah) statue in Panchur was damaged

River Prawn (Udang Galah) statue in Panchur was damaged

This RM30,000 prawn statue only opened for two weeks by His Highness Johor Sultan, unfortunately few legs and antennae are found broken. I was told by local folks that some playful children pulled down the legs and antennae. My suggestion is erecting a fence, otherwise more damages due to mischief by children.

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Muar river pollution is mainly from industrial estates, poultry farms and sewege water

Muar river pollution is mainly from industrial estates, poultry farms and sewege water

As a Muarian, I welcome the royal call from his Highness Johor Sultan for relocating bus stations and wet market from the riverbank and gazetting old buildings in the Muar city. Nevertheless, in order to reduce Muar river’s pollution, several areas have to be looked into with a holistic approach by Johor and Federal governments. […]

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Call to reopen abandoned pool

Call to reopen abandoned pool

By Chong Chee Seong WASTED FACILITY: The swimming pool, abandoned for over 20 years, was built in 1981 with a grant from the Johor government at a cost of RM250,000 MUAR: THE call to Muar Municipal Council to reopen the abandoned Olympic-size swimming pool at Tanjung Emas in Muar has grown louder each day, following […]

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'Wakaf' turned into public toilet

‘Wakaf’ turned into public toilet

PUT OFF: Vandals urinate at night at the rest area in the recreational park of Laman Maharani near the Sultan Ismail Bridge, leaving a stench THE panoramic beauty of Laman Maharani near the Sultan Ismail Bridge here has been tainted by a foul odour. This is due to the behaviour of some unscrupulous visitors who […]

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Danger from exposed switch box

Danger from exposed switch box

By Hai Rozzaman Jalal CALLING FOR ACTION: Park visitors want the authorities to repair the switch box before a tragedy happens LEDANG: THE exposed electrical switch box at the Tanjung Emas recreational park is a danger to the public, especially the children. A check showed that the switch box’s lid has been damaged and it […]

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Muar old buildings are disappearing one by one

Muar old buildings are disappearing one by one

The four old shop houses were demolished now without considering the historical value of these buildings. These shop houses were used as school compound for first Chinese secondary school in Southern Malaya in 30s. Muar is losing its historic buildings and charm to such unplanned development. More reading about this topic at http://www.nkkhoo.com/2012/06/11/muar-old-buildings-are-disappearing-one-by-one/

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Old buildings in Muar are losing charm

Old buildings in Muar are losing charm

The old buildings in Muar are losing originality and charm with irresponsible development under BN government. Royal Town title means nothing if all old buildings are rebuilt like this Paris Hotel. I hope Johor Sultan will intervene and also urge Muarians to form a Heritage Preservation Society to work with the owners and Muar Municipal […]

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Swimming pool long neglected

Swimming pool long neglected

By Jamaludin Husin EYESORE:Locals see potential in complex and want its deplorable condition improved immediately MUAR’s Tanjung Emas swimming pool complex’s deplorable condition has remained unchanged for the past 10 years. Although work to clear rubbish and overgrown shrubs were carried out from time to time, no repairs had taken place to make the facility […]

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