Transport Department Notice

Temporary Traffic Arrangements on Fanling Highway, North District

        Notice is hereby given that to facilitate the road works on Fanling Highway, the following temporary traffic and transport arrangements will be implemented from 00.00 am to 05.30am on 11 September 2019:

(I)   ROAD CLOSURE

The following road sections will be temporarily closed to all vehicular traffic:

1.  The section of Fanling Highway southbound between So Kwun Po Road roundabout and the slip road leading from Jockey Club Road;

2.  The slip road leading from So Kwun Po Road westbound to Fanling Highway southbound; and

3.  The slip road leading from Pak Wo Road northbound to Fanling Highway southbound.

(II)   TRAFFIC DIVERSION

1.  Vehicles on Fanling Highway southbound heading for Tai Po and Kowloon will be diverted via So Kwun Po Road roundabout, So Kwun Po Road eastbound, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound;

2.  Vehicles on So Kwun Po Road westbound heading for Tai Po and Kowloon will be diverted via So Kwun Po Road roundabout, So Kwun Po Road eastbound, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound; and

3.  Vehicles on Pak Wo Road eastbound heading for Tai Po and Kowloon will be diverted via Jockey Club Road northbound, Sha Tau Kok Road – Lung Yeuk Tau roundabout, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound.

(III)   PUBLIC TRANSPORT SERVICES ARRANGEMENTS

(A)  Franchised Bus Services

1.  KMB route nos. 277X and 278X on their journey to Lam Tin and Tsuen Wan respectively will be diverted via Pak Wo Road northbound, Jockey Club Road northbound, Sha Tau Kok Road – Lung Yeuk Tau roundabout, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound before resuming their original routing;

2.  KMB route no. W3 on its journey to Jordon will be diverted via San Wan Road southbound, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound before resuming its original routing; and

3.  LWB route nos. N42A and N42P on their journey to Tung Chung and Airport respectively will be diverted via San Wan Road southbound, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound before resuming their original routing.

(B)  Green Minibus Services

1.  NT GMB route no. 501S on its journey to Kwun Tong will be diverted via Jockey Club Road northbound, Sha Tau Kok Road – Lung Yeuk Tau roundabout, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound before resuming its original routing; and

2.  NT GMB route no. 616S on its journey to Mong Kok will be diverted via So Kwun Po Road roundabout, So Kwun Po Road eastbound, Jockey Club Road southbound, slip road and Fanling Highway southbound before resuming its original routing.

        Appropriate traffic aids will be erected on site. Motorists are advised to follow the instructions on site and drive in utmost care.

CHAN Mable Commissioner for Transport