Legislative Council of Hong Kong

Hong Kong Police help residents of Lei Yue Mun to safety on September 16, as the No 10 signal Typhoon Mangkhut caused floods in the low-lying area. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong offices could have waited until typhoon clean-up was over

The morning after a super typhoon batters our city, our amazing street cleaners are in place sweeping up tonnes of debris. Overnight, the sound of chainsaws could be heard, as the fire service immediately started clearing away fallen trees. By Wednesday, it will be like nothing happened!