Traffic Advice

Songkran Hong Kong 2019 to be held in Lai Chi Kok on 14 April 2019

        Members of the public are advised that Songkran Hong Kong 2019 activities will be held in Lai Chi Kok from about 11.00 am to 6.00 pm on 14 April 2019, the following temporary traffic and transport arrangements will be implemented as follow:-

I.   Temporary Road Closure

The section of Cheung Yee Street between Tai Nan West Street and Cheung Mou Street will be temporarily closed to all vehicular traffic.

Affected vehicles will be diverted via Tai Nan West Street northbound, Cheung Sha Wan Road westbound, Butterfly Valley Road southbound, Lai Chi Kok Road eastbound and Cheung Mou Street northbound.

II.   Temporary Transport Arrangement

Kowloon GMB route nos. 44A and 44M (Cheung Shun Street bound) will be diverted via Tai Nan West Street northbound, Cheung Sha Wan Road westbound and Cheung Shun Street southbound, and then resume to their original routings.

Kowloon GMB route nos. 44A and 44M (Hoi Lai Estate and Stonecutters Island bound) will be diverted via Cheung Shun Street eastbound, Tai Nan West Street northbound, Cheung Sha Wan Road westbound, Butterfly Valley Road southbound and Lai Chi Kok Road eastbound, and then resume to their original routings.

The existing GMB stops of 44A and 44M in Cheung Yee Street (both bounds) (near Goodluck Industrial Centre) will be temporarily suspended. Passengers may use the GMB stop located at Cheung Shun Street.

        Appropriate traffic signs have been erected on site to guide motorists. Public transport operators will display notices to advise passengers of the above arrangements. Actual implementation of and adjustment to traffic control arrangements will be made by the Police at the time depending on conditions in the areas, motorists should exercise tolerance and patience in case of traffic congestion, and take heed of instruction given by the Police.