Signature Project Scheme (Kowloon City District)
Signature Project Scheme (Kowloon City District) –
Revitalisation of the Rear Portion of the Cattle Depot
Kowloon City District Council aimed to create more open space in the district through the SPS project with a view to revitalizing the rear portion of the ex-Ma Tau Kok Animal Quarantine Depot (commonly known as “the Cattle Depot”) into a public open space themed on arts and culture.
- Working Group Meetings – Working Group on the Signature Project
- Legislative Council Panel on Home Affairs Paper for discussion
- Item for Public Works Subcommittee
The Public Consultation in respect of the design of the Signature Project ended on 4 September 2013 and 11 August 2015 –
1st Public Consultation Document
1st Public Consultation – Summary of Public Responses
2nd Public Consultation Document
2nd Public Consultation – Summary of Public Responses
* If there is any inconsistency between the Chinese and English versions, the Chinese version shall prevail.
Public engagement/ Publicity events
In order to promote and enhance public awareness and understanding of the project, Kowloon City District Council and the Kowloon City District Office have organized a series of events themed “Cattle Depot: Past, Present and Future” from August 2015 to January 2016.
Date: August 30, 2015
Venue: Open space of Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Road, Kowloon
The grand opening ceremony of “Cattle Depot: Past, Present and Future”.
Reception and first aid centre.
Snacks and beverages are served after the ceremony.
In order to enhance the understanding of the Cattle Depot and Signature Project Scheme (SPS) of Kowloon City, exhibition panels are displayed.
Sight-seeing tour is organised to introduce the history and architectural features to participants.
Date: September 1-30, 2015
Venue: Kowloon City District
The purpose of the competition is to provide an opportunity for participants to find out more about the Cattle Depot and to capture the current status of the Cattle Depot through camera of the photography competition participants.
Colouring paper designed by artist
Awarded entries of the Colouring competition
Awarded entries of the Photography competition
Date: December 5-18, 2015
Venue: Designated spots in Kowloon City District
Roving vehicle parks at different locations in Kowloon City (KC) district from December 5, 2015 to introduce the project design of the KC District Signature Project Scheme (SPS) with the architectural model displayed.
Design and decoration of the exhibition vehicle
Leaflets are distributed which consist of the introduction of the project design and upcoming event details (from Dec 2015 to Jan 2016) for registration.
Residents visit the exhibition, complete a little quiz and a souvenir bag is given as the prize.
Date: September 19, 2015 to January 1, 2016
Venue: Open space of Cattle Depot Artists Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Road, Kowloon
Setting of the prize-giving ceremony
Prize winners are happy with the prize given.
Group photo is taken during the ceremony.
Artists designed and created two art pieces inspired by the future development of the rear portion of the Cattle Depot.
The awarded entries of the “Impression of Cattle Depot” colouring and photography competition are displayed in the exhibition with introduction of the Cattle Depot and its upcoming development in the rear portion.
In providing a clear concept of the project design, the architectural model provided by the Architectural Services Department is displayed during the exhibition.
Date: September 19, 20, 26 & 27, 2015
Venue: Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Road, Kowloon
Sight-seeing tours are organised to introduce the history and architectural features of the Cattle Depot to the participants during weekends from Dec 19 to 27, 2015.
The proposed design of the SPS is also introduced.