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DSE Geog 概念 + Essay例子 | E3: Pedestrianisation

Pedestrianisation (行人專用區)


Objectives:

  • Improve pedestrian safety and mobility

  • Promote walking as a transport mode

  • Discourage access for non-essential vehicles

  • Improve overall pedestrian environment


Types of Pedestrian Schemes:

1. Full-time Pedestrian Street

  • Pedestrians have absolute priority

  • Vehicular access is restricted to emergency services only

  • Service vehicles may be allowed in specific period, for selected locations. e.g. at Paterson Street

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2. Part-time Pedestrian Street

  • Vehicular access is only allowed in specific periods

  • NO on-street parking space ⇨ minimize vehicular access to the area

  • Loading bays are provided for loading and unloading purposes

  • E.g. Sai Yeung Choi Street South


3. Traffic Calming Street