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What are the stipulations governing the reduction and exemption of the fee-charging for usage of urban road? basis?

Certain pipework and facility that conforms to the following stipulations may be given reduced or exempt usage fee-charging:
(I) When in need of relocating the pipework or facility initially installed in a road section in support of an urban road project, the users who support the relocation completed as scheduled are eligible for a reduced levy of the usage fee-charging by one-half, over a three-year period, effective from the year the roadway project is completed.
(II) Following the induction of the fee-charging standards for usage of urban road, the users who voluntarily put the pipework underground are eligible to a reduced levy of the usage fee-charging by 75% off, over a two-year period, effective from the year the underground pipework is completed.
(III) The electric poles or telecommunication poles that double as the lighting poles or for installing public monitoring systems are eligible for a reduced levy of the usage fee-charging by 75% off.