TRANSPORT DEPARTMENT NOTICE

Special Traffic Arrangements in Stanley

        Notice is hereby given that the following special traffic arrangements will be implemented on 9, 10, 16 and 17 December 2017 to tie in with an event to be held in the vicinity of Stanley Plaza:

Road Closure

The section of Stanley New Street between Stanley Village Road and Stanley Market Road will be intermittently closed to vehicular traffic from 10.00 am to 9.00 pm, except for vehicles of local residents, the disabled, police and emergency service.

Extension of Effective Hours of Pedestrian Precincts

The effective hours of pedestrian precincts on Stanley Market Road and Stanley Main Street will be extended from 10.00 am till 11.00 pm.

Suspension of Parking Spaces

All on-street metered parking spaces on Carmel Road and Stanley Link Road, as well as some on-street metered parking spaces on Stanley Beach Road will be suspended from 6.00 am to 9.00 pm.

Relocation of Taxi Stand

The taxi stand at Stanley Village Road will be relocated to Carmel Road outside Carmelite Monastery from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm.

Attention and Appeal

As busy traffic in the vicinity of Stanley and along the approach roads is expected on the above days, and the number of parking spaces therein is limited, those who have not reserved the parking spaces with the event organiser are advised to avoid driving to Stanley and use public transport services as far as possible, or consider the free shuttle services provided by the event organizer (For details please refer to www.linkhk.com/en/promotion/).

Members of the public may call 1823 Call Centre or browse Transport Department website at www.td.gov.hk for the special traffic arrangements and transport service information, and take note of the latest traffic news through radio and television broadcasts.  Motorists should exercise tolerance and patience in case of traffic congestion and observe the Police's instruction.

CHAN Mable Commissioner for Transport