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SDEV visits Sai Kung District (with photos)

The Secretary for Development, Mr Michael Wong, visited Sai Kung District this afternoon (September 28) to learn more about the latest developments and needs of the community. He also met with local District Council members to exchange views on district matters.

Accompanied by the Chairman of the Sai Kung District Council, Mr George Ng, and the District Officer (Sai Kung), Mr David Chiu, Mr Wong was briefed by the Director of Drainage Services, Mr Edwin Tong, and the Head of the Civil Engineering Office, Mr Ricky Lau, on the progress of the feasibility study on relocation of the Sai Kung Sewage Treatment Works (STW) to caverns, as well as the preliminary comprehensive development study for the future planning of the STW's existing site and its vicinity.

Mr Wong was also briefed by Mr Tong on damage to the STW brought about by Super Typhoon Mangkhut and the progress of the repair works.

Mr Wong then proceeded to Sai Kung Town Centre to gain a better understanding of its latest developments. He also inspected various short-term enhancement works along the waterfront promenade, such as the reinstatement of paving blocks, railings and plant.

Before concluding the visit, Mr Wong met with members of Sai Kung District Council to listen to their views and suggestions on the work of the Government, and they exchanged views on residents' issues of concern.

Ends/Friday, September 28, 2018
Issued at HKT 18:40

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The Secretary for Development, Mr Michael Wong, visited Sai Kung District today (September 28). Photo shows Mr Wong (right) being briefed by the Director of Drainage Services, Mr Edwin Tong (centre), on the feasibility study on relocation of the Sai Kung Sewage Treatment Works to caverns. Looking on is the Chairman of the Sai Kung District Council, Mr George Ng (left).. The Secretary for Development, Mr Michael Wong, visited Sai Kung District today (September 28). Photo shows Mr Wong (first right) being briefed by the Director of Drainage Services, Mr Edwin Tong (second left), and the Head of the Civil Engineering Office, Mr Ricky Lau (second right), on the progress of emergency repair work at Sai Kung Sewage Treatment Work.. The Secretary for Development, Mr Michael Wong, visited Sai Kung District today (September 28). Photo shows Mr Wong (right) being briefed by the Deputy Project Manager (East) of the Civil Engineering and Development Department, Mr Michael Leung (centre), on the short-term enhancement works being carried out along the waterfront promenade. Looking on is the Chairman of the Sai Kung District Council, Mr George Ng (left).. The Secretary for Development, Mr Michael Wong (first right), visited Sai Kung Town Centre today (September 28). He is pictured chatting with a stall owner to better understand how they have been affected by Super Typhoon Mangkhut. Looking on is the Chairman of the Sai Kung District Council, Mr George Ng (second right); the Under Secretary for Development, Mr Liu Chun-san (second left), and the Director of Drainage Services, Mr Edwin Tong (fourth right).. The Secretary for Development, Mr Michael Wong (second left), visited Sai Kung District today (September 28) and met with local District Council members. Also pictured are the Chairman of the Sai Kung District Council, Mr George Ng (first left); the Under Secretary for Development, Mr Liu Chun-san (second right), and the Director of Drainage Services, Mr Edwin Tong (first right).
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