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Widening of Tai Po Road (Sha Tin Section)
Widening of Tai Po Road (Sha Tin Section)

Brief Description of Project Scope:

The project involves widening of about 1.1km of the existing Tai Po Road (Sha Tin Section) between Sha Tin Plaza near Sha Tin Rural Committee Road and Man Wo House of Wo Che Estate near Fo Tan Road in order to cope with the anticipated increase of traffic demand. The project comprises:

  1. widening of a section of Tai Po Road (Sha Tin Section) of about 1.1 kilometres between Sha Tin Plaza near Sha Tin Rural Committee Road and Man Wo House of Wo Che Estate near Fo Tan Road from dual two-lane to dual three-lane carriageway;
  2. modification of Sha Tin Rural Committee Road interchange, including modification of cycle track and footpath, and provision of lifts to cater for the widening of Tai Po Road (Sha Tin Section);
  3. modification of two footbridges across Tai Po Road (Sha Tin Section) near Wo Che Street and near Fung Wo Lane respectively to cater for the widening of Tai Po Road (Sha Tin Section); and
  4. associated drainage works, landscape works, noise mitigation measures, lighting works, traffic control and surveillance system.

Related Website:

http://wtprst.hk


Current Progress:

The detailed design for the Project has been substantially completed.

The proposed road works were authorized for execution. The relevant notices was published in the Gazette on 4 December 2015 and 3 March 2017.


Project Office in Civil Engineering and Development Department:

North Development Office (Contact Number: 3152 3500)


Consultant:

AECOM Asia Company Limited