Noise Barrier

Barrier plan to cut noise from park singers is scrapped

A plan to build a barrier to reduce noise caused by musicians in Tuen Mun Park has been scrapped after studies found the wall might reflect traffic noise to nearby residents and that it would be more costly than expected.

Wednesday, 16 August, 2006, 12:00am

Details of park noise barriers unveiled

18-metre-high structure around the amphitheatre will reduce noise from musicians by 10 decibels

Councillors have been given details of the fortress-type barrier that is intended to reduce noise caused by musicians in Tuen Mun.

18 May 2006 - 12:00am

$3m noise barrier for park stage

Leisure officials hope to reduce complaints

The government plans to build a noise barrier at Tuen Mun Park in an attempt to reduce residents complaints about noise from musicians in the park and their fans.

16 May 2006 - 12:00am

Flat owners reject $5.1m upkeep bill on barriers

Disgruntled residents of a private residential estate in Diamond Hill are refusing to pay a $5.1 million bill from the government, to cover the maintenance costs of nearby public noise barriers.

3 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

'Shortfall' in roads anti-noise scheme

A $2.4 billion noise reduction programme will cover only 15 per cent of roads, the Government admitted.

Noise barriers erected on 29 roads over the next decade at a cost of $2.34 billion, and $76 million spent resurfacing 72 roads will leave 85 per cent unaffected.

21 Nov 2000 - 12:00am