To plan on successively holding the 2012 Tangshan World Horticulture Exhibit, Our city decided to transform the industrial structure, enforce the intensity of regulation and renovation. However due to the enormous increases of urban population and the possession rate of motor vehicles as well as the relative underdevelopment of infrastructure and instruments of management. The ensuing problems such as difficulties of traveling by cars, the difficulties of parking, in a sense, have become the crucial factors that are hindering the city’s economic development and destroying its intergral beauty.
Under the leadership of director Pang Chong, the planning office of our institute went out on a field research on the 37 focal areas in Tangshan’s central city area, completely analyzed the feasibility and necessity of establishing the stereoscopic parking lots and therefore set about carrying out the specific strategies and plan.
On November the 19th, vice mayor Jia Wenya led the relevant officials in charge from the Tangshan police department to go on a research trip concerning the site-selecting of the establishment of stereoscopic parking lots in the city focal areas and gave constructive instructions, vice president Wang Chunyan, Secretary Wang jianhua welcomed and accompanied them. Wang Li, the person who is in charge of the project made reports as for the candidate locations for the lots and the possible scales of the construction sites.
After hearing the reports, vice mayor Jia commented that the focal areas cover all our city’s analyzable joints, in addition, the feasibility of site selecting for the parking lots prove to be quite high. Vice mayor Jia stressed, the lack of parking lots is the major factor of traffic congestion, however the somewhat mismanagement of traffic control is an unignorable contributing reason, such relating authorities as land management, strategic planning, financial management and public security all ought to coordinate to tackle the serious difficulties of parking, to establish a safe, green and unobstructed traffic system for the forthcoming World Horticulture Exhibit with real action.