Ngau Tam Mei Water Treatment Works Open Day 2011
To let the public have a better understanding of the water treatment process and enhance their awareness of water conservation, an Open Day was held on 3 December, 2011 at the Ngau Tam Mei Water Teatement Works. Over 1,000 visitors were guided by the department's volunteers for a technical tour to get acquainted with the water treatment process and stringent water quality monitoring process. Apart from the water treatment process, exhibitions on water science, water meters, replacement and rehabilitation of water main, leakage detection, Total Water Management, Quality Water Recognition Scheme for Buildings and "160 Years of Water Supply in Hong Kong" were set up to showcase the diverse works of WSD. Visitors, including primary and secondary school students, members of professional institutes and public were impressed by various demonstrations.