Infrastructure Works for West Kowloon Cultural District, phase 1 - Third Construction Package (Artist Square Bridge)

Project Number:

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Brief Description of Project Scope:

The construction works comprises –

 (a)    a covered footbridge, namely the Artist Square Bridge, of about 94 metres long and a clear width of about 7 metres, including two lifts, two escalators and two staircases across Austin Road West linking the Artist Square in West Kowloon Cultural District (WKCD), southern footpath of Austin Road West and the existing developments above MTR Kowloon Station;

(b)    associated road works, ancillary works (including drainage, utilities, electrical and mechanical) and landscaping works; and

(c)    necessary environmental mitigation measures, as well as related monitoring and auditing works.

Project Office in Civil Engineering and Development Department:

South Development Office (Enquiry: 3842 7062)

Approved Project Estimate:

$380 million


Under Construction

Current Progress:

The construction works commenced on 14 May 2020.

Other Related Information:

Gazettal Documents

Scheme / Amendments of Scheme / Authorization of Scheme
Gazette Date Subject

15 Feb 2019 & 22 Feb 2019 

Authorization of Scheme

23 Nov 2018 & 30 Nov 2018

Amendment of Scheme

11 Nov 2016 & 18 Nov 2016

Amendment of Scheme

29 Jan 2016 & 5 Feb 2016