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Doc's Hong Kong : mass transit and trafic update

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LeDocteur

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Welcome back in Hong Kong, the amazing metropolis !

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This edition of HK' City Journal is about trafic issues and mass transit system, which are real bad problems for the actual mayor, me! :thumb:

The city is earning a lot of money but spending a lot too, mostly for education, entertainement and global satisfaction of it's citizens. Even if they declare feeling satisfied over 96%, inhabitants will always complain about trafic jams and badly drown metro network.

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Some unlucky dudes have many reasons to complain : living just next to an international airport is quite uncomfortable. >:(

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Here is a map presenting global trafic : as you can see cars and trucks are overflowing the roads capacity and most of the day, jams paralyses the trafic.

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Trying to fix that, the mayor decided to put the public money in, at first a bus network owning 2 terminus stations for 8 lines : 3 double dekker and 5 standard bus.Here the the biggest Bus station, right in the middle of the city.Average use of the 8 lines is about 49% for a 71 808 $ monthly cost. The 6th line (double dekker) costs on it's own 25 829$ per months ! :O

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Here's a map of the bus line's tracks. 6 are leading to the big central station and 2 to the smaller one far in the suburb.

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Here you can admire the quiet small bus station far away in the high tech area .

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Here : Old Bicock subway station.

To encrease the power of this useful network, the mayor decided in a second time that the city needed a Subway network : very bad idea ! :rage:

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Newport station.

Average use of the 8 lines is about 8% for 60 195$ montlhy cost. All the 8 tracks are working with short trains, so the city is really unhappy of this useless and expensive invest.

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Here the subway tracks, dense but useless network...

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For the end,West Island station ending the 4th and 7th lines on West Island.

In conclusion, this miss on the mass transit challenge has helped me for further works, I made this one a long time ago and learned from my mistakes since that.

Thanks a lot for visiting Hong Kong , excuse my english (i translated myself from french) and dont hesistate to comment nor ask questions. Don't forget to visit the official thread here and here, thanks again.

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Ton anglais est parfait, mieux que mon francais :golly:
Looks great.. For the metro usage, do you use the metro increase mod? This might help to reduce your road traffic and to up your metro usage..

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thanks a lot dude... i aint no english master :blush:

i know that mod but i don t want to use it , i know i can manage a good subway network without it so i ll try that way, without any such scpecific tool, i think it kills the challenge and the more difficult it is, the more i love it....i played this city about 1 and half a year ago and added some buildings as i downloaded it so my newest work got better.... thakns again for visiting.

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[quote name='City Planner' timestamp='1320674364']
Is that the statue of liberty I see in Hong Kong?
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look after in the first entry of this city , i explain i haven t tried to rebuild HK, i only gave this name because of the map wich is the real map of HK :yes:

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