With an Investment of RMB 13.7 Billion, 20 Projects Start Construction
On March 20, the concentrated commencement ceremony of major projects in the first quarter of 2019 was held in Xindu District. With an investment of RMB 13.7 billion, 20 projects started construction, among which 1.7 billion was invested in two transportation infrastructure projects including the Jinfenghuang Flyover (Xindu section). In addition, 1.4 billion was invested in six rural revitalization and social livelihood projects including the Jianfeng Sports Town, and 10.6 billion was invested in twelve industrial function area projects including the Phase III of standardized plants. The implementation of these projects will further expand the space for urban development, improve people’s living standard, promote industrial transformation and upgrading, and lay a solid foundation for the high-quality construction of a modern, international, new central urban area of Northern Chengdu.
Xu Xingguo, Secretary of CPC Xindu District Committee announced the start of the project and many delegates attended this commencement ceremony. They included Li Yun, Deputy Secretary of CPC Xindu District Committee and District Mayor of Xindu, Dai Jun, Director of the Standing Committee of Xindu District People’s Congress, Fang Zhengxing, Chairman of the CPPCC Xindu District Committee, and Deng Mingchang, Secretary of the Party Committee, Chairman, and General Manager of Chengdu Construction Engineering Road & Bridge Construction Co., Ltd. Pan Jie, Deputy Secretary of CPC Xindu District Committee presided over the ceremony.
According to the introduction, this ceremony is a firm action of Xindu to thoroughly implement the series of important work instructions by General Secretary Xi Jinping to Sichuan and Chengdu, and to fully implement the spirit of the provincial and municipal plenary sessions as well as Xindu on-site office meeting spirit of Chengdu’s four leading bodies. It is an important measure to implement the development pattern of “one mainstay with multiple branches, synergic development of five economic districts” formulated by the Sichuan Provincial Party Committee. It is also of great importance to implement the construction the “Jintang-Qingbaijiang-Xindu Grand Port Area” deployed by Chengdu Municipal Party Committee. Moreover, it is significant to speed up the development of the pilot zone of the grand port area integration, and to strive for a “good start” in the first quarter. It is also of great significance for Xindu District to accelerate the construction of “one center, four districts”, and to speed up the integration of the Economic and Technological Development Zone of Chengdu International Railway Port and Chengdu-Deyang urban-integration.
The commencement ceremony was held at the site of the reconstruction project of the Jinfenghuang Flyover (Xindu section), which aimed to comprehensively upgrade the Freight Avenue, a major traffic artery in the north of Chengdu. According to relevant introduction, the Transport Bureau of Chengdu took a lead in wholly planning the Freight Avenue for realizing the integrated planning and function sharing. Starting from the Belt Expressway and ending at the 2nd Belt Expressway, it is designed according to the urban expressway standard. In addition, with a total length of about 20 kilometers, it involves Xindu District, Qingbaijiang District, and Guanghan City.
According to the deployment of provincial and municipal party committees, Xindu takes the lead in starting the reconstruction project of the Freight Avenue (Xindu section). The whole project will be implemented in stages and the first phase of the project is to transform the section from the boundary of Jinniu District to Xiangcheng Avenue. With a total investment of about RMB 1.44 billion and a length of about 5 kilometers, it is planned to be completed and put into use in 2021. The transformation of the section from the north of Xiangcheng Avenue to the Qingbaijiang District will be conducted in Phase II. After the completion of the project, the distribution of freight between the 1st and the 2nd Belt Expressways will be realized to relieve the transit traffic in the northern region of Chengdu. Moreover, the conversion and traffic capacities of the traffic nodes in the northern region will be further enhanced to provide essential transportation support for the development of Chengdu-Deyang urban-integration and “Jintang-Qingbaijiang-Xindu” integration.
Liu Nuhai, Member of Standing Committee of CPC Xindu District Committee and Director of the Organization Department, and Wu Hao, Deputy District Mayor of Xindu attended the commencement ceremony.