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Road network construction

Updated : 2013-05-23

By ( chinadaily.com.cn )

In 2011, the urban construction of Harbin saw fast development. The city finished construction of 212 urban roads and 38 bridges, including Yangmingtan Bridge, Xuanhua Viaduct, Xinkang Viaduct, Xianfeng Road, Riverside Scenery Road and Volga Manor Road.

The construction was a miracle and is credited as “Harbin Speed”.Yangmingtan Bridge, which is an important channel of the Songhua River Highway West Bridge, was completed and put into use. . All of the towns and villages are accessible by high-quality roads. The urban transportation network has begun to take shape, expanding the city’s development space.

The Songhua River Highway West Bridge is 15.42 kilometers long and connects the four new districts of Songbei, Qunli, Haxi and Hanan in the west of Harbin. Suburb Ring Road and a project featuring eight city-exit roads and highways, including the Harbin-Acheng Highway and old Airport Road, have been completed. Roughly 85 percent of subway Line 1 has been finished with 16 main parts of the subway stops nearly complete. The construction of Harbin West Railway Station is going well.

 

 

 

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