Studies completed by the Planning Department during the year included:
Metroplan Review Study; Planning Study on the Harbour and its Waterfront
Areas; Focus Study on Aberdeen Harbour; Planning and Development Study
on Hong Kong Island South and Lamma Island; Planning and Development Studies
on NENT and NWNT; Setting Up of a 3-Dimensional Digital Model for the
Main Urban Area of Hong Kong; and the Study on Urban Design Guidelines
for Hong Kong.
The ongoing studies carried out by the Planning Department
include Hong Kong 2030: Planning Vision and Strategy; Study on Planning
for Pedestrians; Landscape Value Mapping of Hong Kong; and a Study to
Examine Ways to Centralise and Disseminate Planning Data.
Studies commenced during the year included: Cross
Boundary Travel Survey 2003 and Assignment on Provision of Transport Consultancy
Services for Model Enhancement.
The department also worked on several major development
proposals, notably, South-East Kowloon Development; the Central Reclamation
Phase III; Wan Chai Development Phase II; Further Development of Tseung
Kwan O Feasibility Study; and the Penny's Bay Development to facilitate
Hong Kong Disneyland Phase I.