Traffic Police to Limit the Number of Vehicles Entering Dongmen Road
City traffic police is planning to impose restrictions on several vehicles on Dongmen Road Central by allowing vehicles to enter a section of road between Shennan and Shaibu roads from 3 pm to 7 pm based on odd and even numbers of vehicle license plates on respective days. Taxis that don’t have passengers are also subjected to the rule from 12 pm to 10 pm if they are caught entering Dongmen Road Central.
The new traffic rule is implemented starting Monday and will remain in effect until May 9, 2015. Taxis will be allowed to pick up passengers in waiting areas near Huanggang Checkpoint which is also based on the license plate number rule. Taxis without passengers are not allowed to enter Yuheng Road in front of Futian Checkpoint and taxis with passengers are allowed to drop their passengers off at the parking lot of Yunongeun housing estate but not in front of Yuheng Road which is in front of Futian Checkpoint. Taxis without passengers will also be subjected to the rule if they enter the transportation building of Luohu Checkpoint.
Private vehicles are forbidden to be on the north to south of Jianshe Road in the south of the intersection of jiabin Road. The two right lanes on Dongmen Road Central are designated bus lanes and buses will not be allowed to use other lanes.