Author(s): H. Wang & W. Wong
Hong Kong's new airport at Chek Lap Kok is scheduled to open on July 6, 1998.
At present, construction of all major projects is either at the last stage or in
Tung Chung New Town, one of the Airport Core Programme (ACP),
has been initially set up for housing 216,000 people by 2006 and providing living
area for servicing staff of the new airport.
Based on the case study on the
development of Tung Chung New Town, this paper illustrates the relationship
between transport system and land use development.
In the paper, referring to
many survey data and research results, the development of Tung Chung New
Town is shown to be essential due to the relocation of the Hong Kong Airport.
On the other hand, comparing with other new towns...
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Paper DOI: 10.2495/UT980251
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