Transport Department Notice

Special Traffic and Transport Arrangements
in Tuen Mun for Ching Ming Festival 2019

  The following temporary traffic and transport arrangements will be implemented in Tuen Mun from 7.00 am to 7.00 pm daily on 17, 23, 24, 30 and 31 March 2019 and 5, 6, 7, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21 and 22 April 2019 for the Ching Ming Festival 2019:-

(A) Road closures

The following sections of roads will be intermittently closed to all vehicular traffic (except for emergency vehicles and police vehicles):
(i)    Tsing San Path; and
(ii)   The access roads leading to Ching Chung Koon and Ching Chung Sin Yuen.

(B) Traffic diversion

(i)   The section of Tsing Chung Koon Road between Tsing Lun Road and San Fuk Road will be converted into one-way northbound traffic; and

(ii)  The section of San Fuk Road between Leung Shun Street and Tsing Chung Koon Road will be converted into one-way westbound traffic.

(C) Provision of temporary pick-up/drop-off point

Three temporary loading and unloading points will be provided at Tsing Chung Koon Road northbound opposite to Castle Peak Hospital, Tsing Chung Koon Road northbound opposite to Tuen Mun Hospital and Tsing Lun Road westbound outside Tuen Mun Hospital.

(D) Public transport arrangements

The Green Minibus (GMB) Route No. 42 (Tsing Chuen Wai – Tuen Mun Town Centre) (Circular) will travel via Tsing Lun Road and Tsing Chung Koon Road in lieu of Tsing San Path. Affected passengers are advised to use the stops at Tuen Mun Hospital or Tsing Chung Koon Road near Tuen Mun Hospital.

  Appropriate traffic signs will be erected and police officers will be on site to guide motorists.  Notices will be put up at the termini and the concerned stops of the above GMB service to advise passengers of the temporary transport arrangement.

CHAN Mable Commissioner for Transport