Transport Department - Traffic Notices

ROAD TRAFFIC (TRAFFIC CONTROL) REGULATIONS
(CHAPTER 374)

Extension of Temporary Restricted Zones in To Kwa Wan

     In exercise of the powers vested in me under regulation 14(1)(b) of the Road Traffic (Traffic Control) Regulations, Chapter 374, I hereby direct that with effect from 11 September 2017 to 31 December 2017, the following road sections in To Kwa Wan will continue to be temporarily designated as restricted zone 24 hours daily to facilitate the construction of Shatin to Central Link:

     (a) the eastern kerbside lane of Maidstone Road from a point about 10 meters north of its junction with Kiang Su Street to a point about 15 meters south of the same junction;
     (b) the eastern kerbside lane of Maidstone Road from a point about 5 meters north of its junction with Lok Shan Road to a point about 10 meters south of the same junction;
     (c) the section of Kiang Su Street between Ma Tau Wai Road (northbound) and Maidstone Road;
     (d) the western kerbside lane of Ma Tau Wai Road (northbound) from a point about 20 metres south of its junction with Anhui Street to a point about 130 metres north of its junction with Lok Shan Road; and
     (e) the section of Chi Kiang Street between Ma Tau Wai Road (southbound) and Ha Heung Road.

     Within the restricted zones, drivers of all motor vehicles, except franchised buses and those with permits issued by the Commissioner for Transport, will be prohibited from:

     (a) picking up or setting down passengers; or
     (b) loading or unloading goods.

     The extent of the restricted zones has been indicated by appropriate traffic signs and road markings.

     At the same time, the existing restricted zones on the above road sections will continue to be temporarily rescinded.

TANG Wai-leung Commissioner for Transport (Acting)