Transport Department Notice

Temporary Traffic Arrangements
For Tram Track Renewal Works in Central District

        Notice is hereby given that to facilitate tram track renewal works in Central District, the following traffic lanes will be temporarily closed to all vehicular traffic during the periods specified below (or until the above works is completed):

I.      From about 2.00 pm on 10 March 2018 to 6.00 am on 12 March 2018

(i)  the second left lane of Pedder Street from a point about 10 metres south of its junction with Des Voeux Road Central to a point about 30 metres south of the same junction; and

(ii)  the tram lane on Des Voeux Road Central westbound from its junction with Pedder Street to a point about 10 metres west of the same junction (except trams).

II.      From about 2.00 pm on 17 March 2018 to 6.00 am on 19 March 2018

(i)  the second left lane of Pedder Street from a point about 10 metres south of its junction with Des Voeux Road Central to a point about 30 metres south of the same junction; and

(ii)  the tram lane on Des Voeux Road Central eastbound from its junction with Pedder Street to a point about 10 metres west of the same junction (except trams).

        Appropriate traffic signs will be erected on site to guide motorists. The Transport Department anticipates that the traffic in the vicinity of Pedder Street and Des Voeux Road Central would be more congested.  Motorists should exercise tolerance and patience in case of traffic congestion. Members of the public are advised to plan their journey early and allow sufficient time to cater for unexpected delay, and watch out for the latest traffic news through media.

CHAN Mable Commissioner for Transport