TRAFFIC ADVICE

Temporary Traffic and Transport Arrangements at Argyle Street, Kowloon City

        Members of the public are advised that in order to facilitate tree removal works, with effect from 12.00 midnight to 6.00 am daily on 3, 4 and 5 November 2018, the following traffic and transport arrangements will be implemented at Argyle Street:-

Road Closure

A section of the slow lane and middle lane of Argyle Street eastbound near Kadoorie Avenue will be temporarily closed to all vehicles.

Traffic Diversion

(a)  All vehicles will be temporarily prohibited from turning left from Argyle Street eastbound onto Waterloo Road northbound.

Affected vehicles will be diverted via Argyle Street flyover eastbound, Lomond Road northbound, Prince Edward Road West westbound, Waterloo Road southbound, U-turn near Argyle Street and Waterloo Road northbound.

(b)  All vehicles will be temporarily prohibited from turning right from Argyle Street eastbound onto Waterloo Road southbound.

Affected vehicles will be diverted via Argyle Street flyover eastbound, Lomond Road northbound, Prince Edward Road West westbound and Waterloo Road southbound.

(c)  All vehicles will be temporarily prohibited from going straight via ground level of Argyle Street eastbound (near Waterloo Road).

 Affected vehicles will be diverted via Argyle Street flyover eastbound.

Public Transport Arrangement (with effect from 1.00 am to 6.00 am daily on 3, 4 and 5 November 2018)

Bus

Bus Route

Diversion

Suspended bus stop

Temporarily bus stop

KMB

N216 (Yau Tong bound),

N271 (Tai Po bound),

N281 (Ma On Shan bound)

will be diverted via Argyle Street eastbound, Yim Po Fong Street southbound and Waterloo Road northbound, and then resume to its original routings

Argyle Street eastbound (near Kadoorie Avenue);

Argyle Street eastbound (near CLP Power)

 

Waterloo Road northbound  (opposite to Man Kee Mansion)

KMB

N287 (Ma On Shan bound),

271S (Tai Po bound)

will be diverted via Argyle Street eastbound, Yim Po Fong Street southbound and Waterloo Road northbound, and then resume to its original routings

-

Waterloo Road northbound  (opposite to Man Kee Mansion)

NWFB

N796

(Tseung Kwan O bound)

will be diverted via via Argyle Street flyover eastbound, and then resume to its original routings

Argyle Street eastbound (near CLP Power);

Argyle Street eastbound (near Kowloon Hospital)

 

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KMB

2A, 3C, 9, 10, 13D, 16, 24, 27, 72X, 95, 98C, 98S, 203E, 213D and 296C

depends on the traffic conditions, the first and/or last departure may be diverted via Argyle Street eastbound, Yim Po Fong Street southbound and Waterloo Road northbound, and then resume to its original routings

Argyle Street eastbound (near Kadoorie Avenue);

Argyle Street eastbound (near CLP Power)

 

Waterloo Road northbound  (opposite to Man Kee Mansion)

KMB

18, 41, 45

depends on the traffic conditions, the first and/or last departure may be diverted via Argyle Street eastbound, Yim Po Fong Street southbound, Waterloo Road northbound and Pui Ching Road eastbound, and then resume to its original routings

Argyle Street eastbound (near Kadoorie Avenue);

Argyle Street eastbound (near CLP Power)

 

Waterloo Road northbound (near Victory Avenue)

GMB

New Territories GMB route no. 616S (Lok Ma Chau bound) will be diverted via Mong Kok Road eastbound, Sai Yee Street northbound, Boundary Street eastbound and Waterloo Road northbound, and then resume to its original routings.

The existing GMB stop for GMB route no. 616S at Argyle Street eastbound (near Water Supplies Department Mong Kok Office) and Argyle Street eastbound (near CLP Power) will be temporarily suspended.

        Appropriate traffic signs will be erected on site to guide motorists. Public transport operators will display notices to advise passengers of the above arrangements.