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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT ORDINANCE (CHAPTER 499)


Public Inspection of An Environmental Impact Assessment Report

Under Section 7(1)

An application for approval of environmental impact assessment (EIA) report for the Yuen Long, Kam Tin, Ngau Tam Mei and Tin Shui Wai Drainage Improvement, Stage 1, Phase 2B - Kam Tin - Secondary Drainage Channel KT13 has been submitted by Drainage Services Department of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region to the Director of Environmental Protection under section 6(2) of the EIA Ordinance.

The EIA report prepared by the applicant is now available for the public to inspect under section 7(1) of the Ordinance from 22 August 2006 to 20 September 2006 at the following locations:

  1. The EIA Ordinance Register Office, Environmental Protection Department, 27 th floor, Southorn Centre, 130 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Opening hours : Monday to Friday 0900 to 1700, closed on Public Holidays);
  2. Wan Chai Environmental Resource Centre, 221, Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Opening hours: Monday to Sunday 1000 to 1700, closed on Tuesdays and Public Holidays );
  3. Tsuen Wan Environmental Resource Centre, Tak Wah Park, Tak Wah Street, Tsuen Wan, New Territories (Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 0930 to 1300 , 1400 to 1830 except for Wednesday 1400 to 1830);
  4. Fanling Environmental Resource Centre, 2nd floor, Government Accommodations, Grand Regentville, 9,Wo Mun Street, Luen Wo Hui, Fanling, New Territories (Opening hours: Monday to Sunday 1000 to 1700, closed on Mondays and Public Holidays);
  5. Project Management Division, Drainage Services Department, 42nd floor, Revenue Tower, 5 Gloucester Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Opening hours: Monday to Friday 0830 to 1230, 1330 to 1745, closed on Public Holidays);
  6. Yuen Long District Office, Yuen Long District Office Building, 269 Castle Peak Road, Yuen Long, New Territories during normal office hours; and
  7. The EIA Ordinance Internet website: (http://www.epd.gov.hk/eia) for the executive summary of the report, 3 days after the date of this advertisement.

The public may forward written comments on the EIA report to the Director of Environmental Protection before the public inspection period expires. The comments from the public may be forwarded to the applicant or any relevant parties in the processing of the application. Any written comments should be sent to the following address by post or fax or email:

The EIA Ordinance Register Office,
Environmental Protection Department,
27th floor, Southorn Centre,
130 Hennessy Road,
Wanchai, Hong Kong.

Fax no. : 2147 0894
Email address: eiaocomment@epd.gov.hk

Date of the first advertisement: 22 August 2006
Date of this advertisement: 11 September 2006