Temporary Restricted Zone on Connaught Road West, Western District

        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 6.00 pm on 8 February 2018 to 6.00 pm on 8 May 2018, the southern kerbside of Connaught Road West from a point about 25 meters east of its junction with Des Voeux Road West to a point about 125 meters east of the same junction will continue to be temporarily designated as a restricted zone 24 hours daily.

        Within the restricted zone, 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 zone will be indicated by appropriate traffic signs and road markings.

        At the same time, the existing restricted zone on the above road section will be rescinded.

CHAN Mable Commissioner for Transport