Queen’s Road West/ In Ku Lane Development Scheme (C&W-006)
- Nos. 129 to 151 (odd numbers) Queen’s Road West, In Ku Lane Refuse Collection Point cum public toilet and 5-a-side soccer pitch of Li Sing Street Playground
- About 2,046 sq.m.
- Affected buildings
- 12 street numbers of buildings
- Affected population
- About 90
- Affected property interests
- About 67
- Affected households
- About 38
Project Development Information
|Total GFA||About 11,290 sq.m.|
|Commercial GFA||About 740 sq.m.|
|Residential GFA||About 9,690 sq.m.|
|Other uses||About 860 sq.m. (RCP cum public toilet)|
The Government Gazette for the commencement of the Development Scheme (“the Project”) was first published on 16 March 2018 and a freezing survey was conducted in the project area on the same day.
According to section 25 of URAO, the URA submitted the draft Development Scheme Plan (DSP) of the Development Scheme including the Stage 1 Social Impact Assessment (SIA) Report to Town Planning Board (TPB) for consideration on 16 March 2018. The draft DSP is available for public inspection at the venues specified in the Government Gazette until the draft DSP is considered by the TPB. Any person can make comment to the TPB on the draft DSP not later than 17 April 2018.
The URA has submitted the Stage 2 SIA Report to TPB and uploaded to URA website on 2 May 2018. The Stage 2 SIA Report will be made available for public inspection from the date as determined by the TPB until the draft DSP is considered by the TPB at its meeting at the venues specified in the Government Gazette. Any person can make comment to the TPB on the Stage 2 SIA Report not later than the date as determined by the TPB.
On 21 September 2018, , the TPB has published the draft DSP under section 5 of Town Planning Ordinance for public inspection. After processing the public representations and deliberations, the TPB will submit the draft DSP for CE in C's approval.
The URA will accord to prevailing policies to make compensation arrangement to the affected owners and tenants upon CE in C's approval of the draft DSP and the approved DSP is gazetted.
Project commenced in March 2018.
Targeted completion by 2028/29.
The Scheme seeks the opportunity to improve the overall environment through redevelopment. The key planning intention of the Scheme is to rationalize the land uses and layout within the area by re-planning of the public open space (POS) which will directly fronting Queen’s Road West to improve the connectivity, safety and comfort of the users.
The proposed development in the Project is to provide about 189 residential units and commercial/retail podium at the lower floors. Ancillary car parking spaces will be provided in a basement car park. Loading/unloading bay will be provided within the residential development on the ground floor. It may include other facilities and uses as required or approved by the TPB.
The existing In Ku Lane Refuse Collection Point (RCP) cum public toilet will be re-provisioned and integrated into the proposed development for visual enhancement. The re-provisioned RCP will be provided with better facilities and re-planned to enhance its serviceability and allow better maneuvering of refuse collection vehicles within the RCP.
In view of the needs for elderly facilities in the area, the URA will reserve not less than 120 sq.m. of internal floor area (IFA) for elderly facilities.