Temporary diversion of the 24-hour passageway between Mid-Levels and Central will be implemented in Q4 2019 to tie in with revitalization works.
In the meanwhile, URA aims to take this opportunity to improve the condition of temporary passageway.
URA and the Central and Western District Council unveiled the light show “Snowing Market@CONET”. The show is on in the evening from 7th December 2018 to 5th January 2019. Look up to Central Market from Queens Road Central to see the light show on Central Market’s archtiecural features and urban landscape of Hong Kong.
Managing Director’s Blog:
創造社區空間 建立人與地關係 (Chinese version only)
The Advance Works for the future public plaza at the area near Queen’s Road Central has been completed. This area will become a new entrance plaza as part of public open space.
The Advanced Works fully utilised Building Information Modelling (BIM) technologies, from design, programme to cost control.
Central Market Advanced Work Simulation
Central Market is now at Advance Works stage, mainly working at the areas near Queen’s Road Central. This area will become a new entrance plaza as part of the public open space.
Meanwhile, further improvement works were carried out at the public toilets at Des Voeux Road Central, including beautification works for improving the general interior.
The 2017 Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture exhibition at 24-hour public passageway will conclude in April. Look forward to the next exhibition in the new theme on the early development of Central District, introducing its history, naming old streets, land auctions, business activities and the Red Light District in the early days.
Hoarding works and safety net installation has been completed in April. The building will be “suited up” for the public to “preview” the revitalised building. Demolition of public toilet at the corner of Jubilee Street and Queens Road Central is also completed. The construction of public plaza on Queens Road Central shall commence in mid-2018.