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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Action soon on plan to cut congestion at Cross-Harbour Tunnel

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Action soon on plan to cut tunnel congestion Plans for a one-year trial aimed at cutting congestion in the Cross-Harbour Tunnel will be published for public ... to Cha Kwo Ling. A consultant's report in 2010 said such an arrangement could divert 4,300 of the 120,000 vehicles passing through the government-owned Cross-Harbour Tunnel each day ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1144895/action-soon-plan-cut-congestion-cross-harbour-tunnel
  2. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Cross-harbour tolls must tackle all traffic, experts say

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee, Anita Lam

    ... for adjusting tunnel tolls to ease cross-harbour congestion, the one which exempts public transport will be the most popular, but not most effective, experts have warned. Truck drivers have also ... options in a consultation document, under which tolls on the Eastern Harbour Crossing would fall while those on the Cross-Harbour Tunnel rose. The first option decreases car tolls by HK$5 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1146298/cross-harbour-tolls-must-tackle-all-traffic-experts-say
  3. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Plans for toll rises to cut queues at Cross-Harbour Tunnel revealed

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... at tunnel revealed Three options for toll increases at the Cross-Harbour Tunnel have been proposed that could ease peak-hour congestion by up to 40 per cent. The options were detailed in a government consultation document released yesterday. All three would mean toll increases at the jammed Cross-Harbour Tunnel, from Hung Hom to Causeway Bay, and toll cuts at the Eastern Harbour ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1146417/plans-toll-rises-cut-queues-cross-harbour-tunnel-revealed
  4. News - Hong Kong - POLICY ADDRESS

    Cross-harbour tunnel tolls may be tweaked to ease traffic congestion

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 12:00am by Cheung Chi-fai and Ada Lee

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Ada Lee Tunnel toll tweaks eyed to ease jams Drivers could face a HK$5 increase in the toll for the Cross-Harbour Tunnel, with a corresponding HK$5 reduction ... for private cars to use the Cross-Harbour Tunnel, from Hung Hom to Causeway Bay, from HK$20 to HK$25, and decreasing that for using the eastern crossing, from Quarry Bay to Cha Kwo Ling, from HK$25 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1129720/cross-harbour-tunnel-tolls-may-be-tweaked-ease-traffic-congestion
  5. News - Hong Kong

    Cross-harbour tunnel traffic reduction plans unveiled

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 05:21pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit The government on Friday unveiled three plans to cut congestion at the Hung Hom Cross-Harbour Tunnel, aiming to reduce through traffic by 30 to 40 per cent. The plans all involve diverting traffic by raising the toll at the Cross-Harbour Tunnel and cutting it at the Eastern Harbour Crossing. Under the first plan, the private car toll in Hung Hom will increase ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1146091/cross-harbour-tunnel-traffic-reduction-plans-unveiled
  6. Comment - Letters

    Move to cut tunnel traffic congestion

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Simple steps can cut Cross-Harbour Tunnel congestion There is a lot of talk again about the congestion at the Cross-Harbour Tunnel. Some of this congestion can be easily prevented, as I have suggested numerous times to the tunnel's management. When entering the tunnel on Kowloon side, we spread a perfect traffic flow over eight or nine tollbooth lanes and then try ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1187890/move-cut-tunnel-traffic-congestion
  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Government needs to do a better job justifying tunnel toll rise

    Posted Jan 27th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... outcry. In the case of the congested Cross-Harbour Tunnel, however, an increase to help ease the heavy traffic is perhaps justified. The government has proposed a toll cut at the private Eastern Harbour Tunnel to help divert drivers from the publicly owned Cross-Harbour Tunnel, with taxpayers making up the resulting loss of revenue. Controversial as it sounds, the strategy, in the absence ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1136772/government-needs-do-better-job-justifying-tunnel-toll-rise
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Let government run Hong Kong's transport system

    Posted Feb 15th 2013, 12:00am by Albert Cheng

    ... Albert Cheng Albert Cheng says the plan to tweak cross-harbour tunnel tolls won't alleviate the jams, and advocates nationalising the transport system Government should ... is to raise charges for the popular Cross-Harbour Tunnel and reduce tolls for the Eastern Harbour Tunnel. Once again, it shows that no matter how hard the chief executive and his administration try, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1150282/let-government-run-hong-kongs-transport-system
  9. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, March 2, 2013

    Posted Mar 02nd 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... in particular the Cross-Harbour Tunnel ("Why the long wait for traffic solutions?" February 19). We would like to reassure Mr Scott that we are pressing ahead as quickly and resolutely as we ... reimbursement arrangement, and make legislative amendments to effect a Cross-Harbour Tunnel toll adjustment. We will also need to seek funding approval from Legco. Taking into account the time required ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1167552/letters-editor-march-2-2013

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