TRAFFIC ADVICE

 

Special Traffic and Transport Arrangements

for a Public Procession on Hong Kong Island on 10 December 2017

 

Members of the public are advised that to facilitate a public procession to be held on Hong Kong Island on 10 December 2017 (Sunday), the following special traffic and transport arrangements will be implemented by the Police:

 

A.      Road Closure

 

The following roads will be intermittently closed to all vehicular traffic from about 1.30 pm onwards until the crowd is dispersed and traffic resumes normal:

 

(i)      Tin Chiu Street;

(ii)     Marble Road;

(iii)    Kam Hong Street;

(iv)    King’s Road westbound;

(v)     Causeway Road westbound;

(vi)    Irving Street;

(vii)   Pennington Street;

(viii)  Yee Wo Street westbound;

(ix)    Jardine’s Bazaar;

(x)     Hennessy Road westbound;

(xi)    Queensway westbound;

(xii)   Queen’s Road Central;

(xiii)  Queen’s Road West;

(xiv)  Chiu Kwong Street; and

(xv)   Western Street.

 

B.      Bus Stop Arrangement

 

The following bus stop will be suspended or temporarily provided from about 2.30 pm to 7.30 pm:

 

Routes

 

Suspended stop

Temporary stop

Cross Harbour Route Nos.

101, 104 and 113

 

Des Voeux Road West outside The Westpoint

 

271-285 Des Voeux Road West outside Kwan Yick Building Phase III

 

Vehicles in car parks within the affected areas may not be permitted to enter or leave the car parks during the road closure period until the crowd is dispersed and the road closure is lifted.

 

Further adjustment to the above traffic and transport arrangements may be made by the Police at the time depending on the actual conditions.

 

Motorists are advised to exercise tolerance and patience when driving in the vicinity of the affected areas and follow the police’s instruction.  The public are advised to use public transport services as far as possible, avoid driving to the affected areas and watch out for the latest traffic news via media.