Transport Department Notice: Special Traffic and Transport Arrangements for the Pok Oi x Old Master Q Hong Kong Charity Run 2017 in Tin Shui Wai

Notice is hereby given that the following special traffic and transport arrangements will be implemented in Tin Shui Wai to facilitate the Pok Oi x Old Master Q Hong Kong Charity Run 2017 on 12 November 2017 (Sunday).

(A) Road Closure

The following sections of roads will be closed to all vehicular traffic from the time specified below until the end of the event:

(I) From 3.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon

(1) Tin Ying Road between Tin Shui Road and Tin Wah Road;

(2) Tin Yuet Road;

(3) Tin Sau Road between Tin Shui Road and Tin Ying Road;

(4) Slow lane of Tin Shui Road between Tin Fai Road and Tin Sau Road; and

(5) Tin Fai Road

(II) From 5.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m.

(1) Tin Ying Road between Tin Wah  Road and Ping Ha Road;

(2) Hung Tin Road between Ping Ha Road and Tin Shui Wai West Interchange; and

(3) The slip roads leading from Yuen Long Highway to Hung Tin Road northbound.

(III) From 6.45 a.m. to 11.00 a.m.

(1) Tin Wah Road between Man Tak Road and Tin Shui Road.

(B) Traffic Diversion

During period of road closure, motorists on Yuen Long Highway heading for Tin Shui Wai are advised to travel via Tong Yan San Tsuen Interchange and Long Tin Road in lieu of Tin Shui Wai West Interchange and Hung Tin Road.

(C) Public Transport Arrangements

(I) During period of road closure, the following bus services diversion will be implemented:

(1) LW bus route A37 (Airport bound) will be re-routed to operate via Castle Peak Road-Hung Shui Kiu, Castle Peak Road-Ping Shan, Shui Pin Wai Interchange, Long Tin Road, Tin Tsz Road, Tin Wah Road, Roundabout and Tin Wah Road in lieu of Tin Ying Road before resuming its normal routeing.  LW bus route A37 (Hung Yuen Road bound) will be re-routed to operate via Tin Wah Road, Roundabout, Tin Wah Road, Tin Tsz Road, Long Tin Road, Tong Yan San Tsuen Interchange, Long Tin Road, Castle Peak Road-Ping Shan and Hung Tin Road in lieu of Tin Ying Road before resuming its normal routeing.
(2) NLB bus routes B2P and B2X (Shenzhen Bay Port bound) will be re-routed to operate via Ping Ha Road, Kiu Cheong Road, Kiu Fat Street, Ping Ha Road, Tin Fuk Road and Long Tin Road in lieu of Hung Tin Road before resuming its normal routeing.  NLB bus routes B2P and B2X (Tin Shui Wai bound) will be re-routed to operate via Long Tin Road and Tin Fuk Road in lieu of Hung Tin Road before resuming its normal routeing.
(3) MTR bus routes K75 (Circular) and K75P (Circular) will be re-routed to operate via Castle Peak Road-Hung Shui Kiu, Castle Peak Road-Ping Shan and Ping Ha Road in lieu of Hung Tin Road before resuming its normal routeing.
(4) MTR bus route K75A (Circular) will be re-routed to operate via Kiu Cheong Road, Kiu Fat Street, Ping Ha Road and Castle Peak Road-Ping Shan in lieu of Hung Tin Road before resuming its normal routeing.
(5) MTR bus route K76 will be re-routed to operate via Tin Wu Road, Tin Yiu Road and Ping Ha Road in lieu of Tin Ying Road for both bounds service.

(II) During period of road closure, the following bus stops will be suspended:

Locations of Bus Stops Bus Routes Affected
(1) Hung Tin Road northbound near Shek Po Tsuen LW bus route A37 and MTR bus routes K75, K75P
(2) Hung Tin Road southbound near Shek Po Tsuen MTR bus route K75A
(3) Hung Tin Road northbound near Hung Fuk Estate LW bus route A37 and MTR bus routes K75, K75P
(4) Ping Ha Road eastbound near Tin Shing Court MTR bus routes K75, K75P, K76 and

NLB bus routes B2P and B2X

(5) Temporary bus stops for NLB bus routes B2P and B2X (Tin Shui Wai bound) will be designated at Tin Fuk Road westbound near Tin Shui Wai Light Rail Stop during period of road closure.

(III) During period of road closure, the following GMB services diversion will be implemented:

(1) GMB route 34A will be truncated to operate between Ha Tsuen and Tin Wah Road.
(2) GMB route 618 will be re-routed to operate via Grandeur Terrace estate road, Tin Shui Road, Tin Sau Road, Tin Kwai Road, Tin Lung Road, Tin Shing Road, Tin Yan Road, Tin Wing Road, Tin Shing Road, Tin Fuk Road and Ping Ha Road before resuming its normal routeing for both bounds service.
(3) GMB route 619 will be re-routed to operate via Castle Peak Road-Hung Shui Kiu, Castle Peak Road-Ping Shan and Ping Ha Road before resuming its normal routeing for both bounds service.

(D)  Attention and Appeal

Appropriate temporary traffic signs will be erected to guide motorists. Motorists are urged to observe the instruction of the Police on site. Notices will be posted up by the public transport operators at terminal points and inside vehicle compartment to advise passengers of the temporary public transport services arrangements.

CHAN Mable    Commissioner for Transport