Transport Department Notice

Temporary Closure of Fanling Highway, Tai Po and North District

        Notice is hereby given that to facilitate the road works on Fanling Highway, the following temporary traffic and transport arrangements will be implemented during the periods as specified below.

(I)      ROAD CLOSURE

The following traffic lanes and road sections will be temporarily closed:

1.  11 March 2018 (from 12.00 midnight to 6.00 am)

(a)  The section of Fanling Highway northbound from its junction with Tolo Highway to its junction with the slip road leading from Hong Lok Yuen Road to Fanling Highway northbound; and

(b)  Two traffic lanes of Fanling Highway northbound from its junction with the slip road leading from Hong Lok Yuen Road to Fanling Highway northbound to a point about 100 metres north of Tai Hang Footbridge.

2.  11 March 2018 (from 6.00 am to 6.00 pm)

(a)  One traffic lane of Fanling Highway northbound from a point about 350 metres south of Tai Hang Footbridge to a point about 100 metres north of Tai Wo Footbridge; and

(b)  The slip road leading from Hong Lok Yuen Road to Fanling Highway northbound.

(II)      TRAFFIC DIVERSION

1.  During the road closure period on 11 March 2018 (from 12.00 midnight to 6.00 am):

vehicles on Tolo Highway northbound or Tai Po Road – Tai Wo northbound heading for Fanling (including KMB route nos. 270A, 270S, 277E, 277X, 278X, LW route no. N42A and GMB route nos. 501S, 616S) will be diverted via Lam Kam Road Interchange, Tai Po Road – Tai Wo northbound, slip road and Fanling Highway northbound.

2.  During the road closure period on 11 March 2018 (from 6.00 am to 6.00 pm):

(a)  vehicles on Hong Lok Yuen Road heading for Fanling and Sheung Shui will be diverted via Tai Po Road – Tai Wo southbound, Tai Po Tai Wo Road westbound, slip road and Tolo Highway northbound.

(b)  vehicles on Hong Lok Yuen Road or Tai Po Road – Tai Wo northbound heading for Fanling and Sheung Shui will be diverted via Lam Kam Road Interchange, Tai Wo Service Road West northbound, Wo Hing Road southbound, roundabout, Wah Ming Road northbound, Pak Wo Road westbound, So Kwun Po Road northbound, So Kwun Po Road roundabout and Fanling Highway northbound.

        Appropriate traffic aids will be erected on site. Motorists are advised to follow the instructions on site and drive in utmost care.

CHAN Mable Commissioner for Transport