Civic Exchange submitted its views on a smart, holistic transport policy, before a Legislative Council Panel on Transport meeting in January.
South China Morning Post: Civic Exchange Chairman Evan Auyang asks if the Government’s smart mobility plan can address the city’s main transit problems – such as overused MTR lines, vested interests among licensed operators and too many private cars.
HK01 Weekly: Civic Exchange Chairman Evan Auyang recommended an updated and holistic approach to transport policy. He said crowded MTR trains were one of the factors driving more people to purchase private cars.
All aspects of our daily lives – our homes, jobs, air, water and food – could be improved by innovation and technological advancement. Civic Exchange offers its recommendations for the Government’s “Smart City” plans.
Civic Exchange’s Submission to the LegCo’s Subcommittee on Two Proposed Resolutions under the Fixed Penalty (Traffic Contraventions) Ordinance and the Fixed Penalty (Criminal Proceedings) Ordinance.
Bloomberg News: Civic Exchange Chairman Evan Auyang is interviewed about a new tax on private electric vehicles in Hong Kong.
Civic Exchange’s Written Submission to Transport and Housing Bureau and Transport Department on the Electronic Road Pricing Pilot Scheme in Central and Its Adjacent Areas
Civic Exchange strongly supports the Government’s plan to roll out the Electronic Road Pricing Pilot Scheme because we believe congestion charging is an effective means to manage transport demand and to reduce traffic congestion in Hong Kong.
This is a submission to the LegCo Panel on Transport in response to the Public Transport Strategy Study.
Press Release: HK-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge Raises Important Questions on Sustainable Development in the Region. The Hong Kong Legal Case Will Drive Greater Scrutiny of the EIA Process
Public policy think tank Civic Exchange notes the Court of Appeal on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai- Macau Bridge emphasized that the Director of Environmental Protection has a duty to ensure project proponents must minimize the environmental impacts of their projects.