Police will implement special traffic arrangements in Tseung Kwan O to facilitate the Hong Kong Athletics Invitation Meet cum Road Race Walking Championships 2009 to be held this Sunday (November 22).
I. Road closure
The following sections of roads will be closed from 6.30am to 12.30pm:
(a) a section of southbound Po Hong Road between Kwong Ming Court and Po Yap Road; and
(b) a section of eastbound Po Yap Road between Po Hong Road and Wan Po Road.
II. Traffic diversion
During the above road closure period:
(a) vehicles on southbound Po Hong Road must left turn onto Wan Lung Road, except those heading for Tseung Kwan O Tunnel;
(b) vehicles on eastbound Po Yap Road or eastbound Tong Ming Street must turn left onto northbound Po Hong Road on reaching Po Hong Road; and
(c) vehicles on westbound Po Yap Road are not allowed to make use of the roundabout at Po Hong Road for right turn onto eastbound Po Yap Road.
III. Restrictions on access to and exit from car parks
Vehicles will not be permitted to leave/enter the car park opposite to Kwong Ming Court during the road closure period until the roads are re-opened to normal traffic.
IV. Temporary closure of cycle tracks
Depending on the prevailing circumstances, part of the cycle track and footpath near the closed road sections may have to be temporarily closed by the Police to facilitate the implementation of crowd management measures.
Police Report No. 1