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24/7 taxi access is coming to Park Island

In my last post Tung Wan Beach to be widened, I reported the good news that the main beach on Ma Wan, used by Park Island residents, is going to be significantly widened with plans for an even wider flat sandy beach. 
I now have some further good news to report, this time regarding transport on to Ma Wan!
The Tseun Wan District Counsel has just recommended and approved a further easing of transport restrictions to Park Island for taxis. I can confirm that the recommendation was also approved by Hong Kong's Transport Department.
It appears that the transport department has approved two major changes.
First, taxi access will be opened up to Park Island for weekends as well as weekdays. The hours of access will be extended such that taxi access will move towards an eventual 24/7 schedule.
I think the relaxed restrictions will be welcomed by mothers with kids and prams, and late night revellers returning from Central alike.
Secondly, the taxi operation area will also be extended from the ro…