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  1. Letters

    Posted Jun 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... there be a shortfall, our government could subsidise the difference for the good of the people of Hong Kong. Van der Kamp's idea, however, of increasing the Cross-Harbour Tunnel to match the other tunnels ... the truth. Elsie Tu, Kwun Tong Simple way to reduce traffic Thank you, Jake van der Kamp, for summarising how best our traffic into the Cross Harbour Tunnel might be eased by equalising the tunnel ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/640248/letters
  2. Storms sweep city with chaos

    Posted May 10th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... to build at the Cross-Harbour Tunnel at 7.20am, about 10 minutes earlier than usual, and dispersed at about 9am. Eastbound traffic on Gloucester Road snaked past Wan Chai Sports Ground, and beyond Polytechnic University on the Kowloon side. The Transport Department said traffic at the Cross-Harbour Tunnel was busier than usual due to the bad weather and the return of goods vehicles after ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/499992/storms-sweep-city-chaos
  3. MTR says own tunnel needed

    Posted Aug 15th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... in the same tunnel 'tube' to minimise temporary harbour reclamation for construction work. In a paper submitted to the Harbourfront Enhancement Committee, it proposed the rail line's cross-harbour section cross over the bypass tunnel in a separate tube. The proposal would require the temporary reclamation of 2.2 hectares from Victoria Harbour in the Causeway Bay typhoon shelter ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/689792/mtr-says-own-tunnel-needed
  4. Storms sweep city with chaos

    Posted May 10th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Western, closing the road for about 90 minutes from 3pm. Traffic started to build at the Cross-Harbour Tunnel at 7.20am, about 10 minutes earlier than usual, and eased at about 9am. East-bound traffic on Gloucester Road snaked past Wan Chai Sports Ground, and beyond Polytechnic University on the Kowloon side. The Transport Department said traffic at the Cross-Harbour Tunnel was busier ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/499991/storms-sweep-city-chaos
  5. Reclaimed harbourfront land a public asset, not real estate

    Posted Jun 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the Central-Wan Chai bypass is needed to relieve traffic, this can only be achieved if the government can also address the imbalance of traffic between the three cross harbour tunnels. The government has ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/682209/reclaimed-harbourfront-land-public-asset-not-real-estate
  6. Out and about

    Posted Sep 12th 2010, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie Hong Kong is home to many engineering marvels. Skyscrapers, cross-harbour tunnels and, of course, Chek Lap Kok airport, figure high in the popular imagination. But the most significant- and under-recognised- is the city's network of freshwater reservoirs. The early 1960s saw desperate water shortages in Hong Kong. Crippling droughts in China, partly caused ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/724593/out-and-about
  7. University pushed over Sun statue

    Posted Jun 27th 2010, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Cross Harbour Tunnel. The entire project is expected to take two years. Sun Yat-sen was forced out of Hong Kong by the British colonial government because of his role in the Chinese revolution. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/718281/university-pushed-over-sun-statue
  8. Activists demand better co-ordination on projects

    Posted May 25th 2008, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron Harbour conservation activists are calling for better co-ordination of major infrastructure projects after the MTR Corporation admitted that plans for a cross-harbour rail tunnel ... that the project might be delayed by the ruling, as building the tunnel required land on the waterfront. Lam Chan, projects communications manager for the MTR Corp, said the proposed design ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/638918/activists-demand-better-co-ordination-projects
  9. Disruption to motorists should be minimised

    Posted Jun 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... several of the busiest routes in Hong Kong having to be diverted. Cross-harbour traffic will be affected. Chaos is being predicted. It is difficult to understand why Hong Kong's road users ... as a result of last month's toll rises at the Eastern Harbour Tunnel. This has not happened yet. But the threat remains. Chaos on the roads came, instead, from an unexpected source. Traffic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/503807/disruption-motorists-should-be-minimised
  10. Letters

    Posted Apr 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tin-Central connection, which has already been delayed for so many years. A fourth cross-harbour tunnel for traffic could be built at the same time, to ease the gridlock at the Cross-Harbour Tunnel ... with Francois Cheung ('Sha Tin-Central link would alleviate hellish cross-harbour commute', April 11) when he says the government has been biased in rushing through the express rail link ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/712580/letters

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