A garden city in Harbin
Songbei district of Harbin, capital of Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province, has invested more than 10 million yuan ($1.62 million) to improve the living environment of residents, according to New Evening News on Dec 6.
In response to complaints that the darkness in Songbei deters people from outdoor activities at night, the urban management bureau of Songbei upgraded its streetlights and finished lighting projects for landmark buildings.
New sidewalks, parking lots and green belts have also been built to create a garden environment for people to enjoy a comfortable life in Songbei.
The autumn schedule for power grid maintenance in Harbin, Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province concluded on Oct 30.
The High People’s Court of Heilongjiang province officially launched Thunderbolt Action.
About 10 government departments in Daoli district, Harbin, Heilongjiang province, carried out joint enforcement June 1 to remove more than 20 illegal constructions with a total area of over 2000 square meters to advance an expropriation project.
Harbin has seen a dramatic reduction in traffic congestion, according to statistics released by Amap, a Chinese navigation service provider.