Longhua District Public Civilization Association members actively carry out garbage cleaning activities.
"Double Upgrade" to Further Promote the Creation of a Clean, Beautiful and Civilized Urban Environment with Multiple Methods
The urban environment improved day and night, changing the face of the city. Farmers market continued the remediation action, and the environment changed a lot. Urban infrastructure development changed rapidly. The people’s feeling of happiness increased significantly.
Yu Xinguo, the Party secretary of Longhua District, pointed out that government’s work are for the masses, which is firstly reflected in providing a better living environment for people. Longhua District put “Creating a Civilized Environment” as the general starting point, and giving people's benefits the highest priority.
To further enhance the quality of the city, the Longhua District Urban Management Bureau closely follows the requirements of civilization, and creates a clean, beautiful and civilized urban environment by combing the plans of creating "the World's Cleanest City" and "World Famous Flower City".
Longhua District is aiming at passing its "bottleneck", and taking the "Double Upgrade" to a further level. Longhua District will be focusing on urban environmental issues and weaknesses; accelerating the renovation of 9 key sites such as small streets and alleys; promoting the remediation of 188 villages; repainting 133 walls; 15 public toilets upgrading and renovation; as well as urban furniture refreshing and other activities.
During the period, a total of 27,000 cases of illegal sales spots were stopped; more than 42,000 cases of operations out of sites were investigated and prosecuted; more than 3,000 illegal outdoor advertisements were cleared; 27,000 cases of “Three Disorders” were cleared; 2586 cases of stopping calls; fines for various types of illegal urban activities amounted to 3.41 million yuan. In the long-term mechanism of urban management and administration, Longhua District will focus on the normalization and long-term management practices; promote the implementation of the new system of responsibility for urban appearance and environment management; and carry out strict supervision. By implementing Urban Management Joint Meeting Mechanism, Longhua District will speed up the refinement of environmental sanitation, greening, and the joint effort in law enforcement of urban management and police department, so as to consolidate the "double upgrade" rectification results.
With "Longhua Characteristics" as the focus, Longhua District is promoting the construction of high-quality projects, including the construction and upgrading of 15 parks with “High-Speed Trail Culture”; the construction of Da Naoke Park, Shipi Mountain Bamboo Culture Park and other parks with Longhua characteristics. Therefore, it could comprehensively promote the increase in number and quality of parks in Longhua District. In addition, Longhua District will comprehensively carry out the construction of "Demonstration Road, Streets with Characteristics", including Er Street and Min An Road. It will orderly carry out the construction of 25 km demonstration section, creating a greening landmark for Longhua. It will also carry out the construction of the most beautiful "Flower City" with 26 Flower City projects, covering a total length of 15 km and 310,000 square meters.
Longhua District will promote general publics’ participation in civilization construction, by mobilizing volunteers, social workers, social organizations to participate in environmental and public health management. During the period, they held a total of 7 "Longhua Clean Days" activities involving 380,000 staffs, volunteers, social works, and residents. The "City Woodpecker" initiative was launched. 72 "Walking Longhua" activities and 24 satisfaction assessment among residents’ satisfaction of urban environment were carried out. 14 trash reduction publicity activities were carried out, as well as 12 patriotic public health campaigns, 2 environmental health knowledge training. These activities further enhanced the general public’s awareness of environment, civilization and public health.
Urban Village Renovation Creatively Used of "Standard+" Concept and Adding Cultural Element
After all the renovation work, Niuhu Ao village realized the dream of urbanization.
During the period of “Creating a Civilized City”, with the joint efforts of various departments, Longhua District had received initial success from the comprehensive renovation project of Urban Village. Among the 15 comprehensive renovation projects to be completed by the end of this year, Niu Yuling Village and Niuhu Ao Village have been completed. The construction of Laiwu Mountain Village is finished 82%, and Shayuanpu Village being 83%, Lo Wuwei Village being 93%, Huang Mapu Village being 93%. The rest of the projects are accelerating their progress and are proceeding steadily based on the schedules. In addition, Xiangxi New Village, Dabu New Village, Songzi Garden, Yuanyuan New Village and Shang Henglang New Village from the comprehensive remediation projects in the second category, have been fully completed.
On September 13, the urban village renovation work promotion meeting was held. Yu Xinguo put forward to a requirement of high standard, high-quality in rectification work in urban villages, with special emphasis on the "Standard +" renovation concept, which refers to adding culture and other elements into urban village comprehensive renovation work apart from the standardized construction plan. In addition, Longhua District also comprehensively promoted the upgrading of the walls below 1.8 meters in urban villages. At present, 31 walls in urban villages upgrading work have been completed and efforts are being made to complete the work of upgrading the entire district by the end of the year.
Joint Efforts to Carry out Illegal Activates Remediation; Farmers Market Received Complete Success; the Satisfaction Rate of the General Public Improved Significantly
The outstanding problems such as dirty and messy farmers’ markets have long been difficult to eradicate. The main reason is that the various departments have not formed a joint effort.
Therefore, Longhua District has set up a special leader group to lead the rectification and improvement of farmers’ market. It developed a regional action plan, and clarified the responsibilities of 12 sub-district offices. Under the strong leadership of the Longhua District government, and the supervision of the special rectification office, all sub-district offices and relevant departments formed a concerted effort to concentrate on comprehensive remediation.
In the past year, the Longhua District special rectification office has conducted the front-directed command, with the joint supervision as the starting point, the strict law enforcement as the key point, the territorial supervision as the implementation point and the professional guidance as supplementary point. It constructed a coordinated and unified "Four-Dimensional Linkage" system, with unified standards, exposing issues, continuous tracking, and ensuring remediation effectiveness.
During the period, it conducted three special inspection actions for the farmer's market in the entire district. It conducted 48 unannounced visits, 21 joint inspections with law enforcement agencies, 54 letters of law enforcement supervision. A total of 74 new reports of remediation cases were issued, exposing the illegal activities found in the joint inspection and law enforcement.
At present, the remediation actions have achieved the expected goal of "Remediating, Reform, and Rectification". Among the 57 farmers’ markets in the region, 14 old markets with poor basic conditions and hidden dangers were closed. One market was closed for further reform later. Some of the farmer's markets have been upgraded in advance. Bao Longfa Farmers’ Market (formerly Huanan Guoyuan) approved the market invested in about 6 million yuan, to vigorously remediate fire safety hazards and transform market facilities. Gonghe Farmer’s Market in Longhua Sub-district and Fumin Farmers’ Market did the same. These works received tremendous success.
Per the third-party agency satisfaction surveys, respondents generally believed that the overall image of the farmers’ market has improved significantly, with a rate of 98.63%. The satisfaction rate of farmers and the public for the special rectification of farmers' markets has reached 83.81%.
Huge Investment in Infrastructure Construction, 53.9 Billion Yuan Were Invested in Peoples’ Livelihood Area and Related Industries
Traffic condition is an important item of a civilized city, and also a focus of public concern for people’s livelihood. On January 22, this year, Longhua road and traffic construction received “Three Successes”. At 8 o'clock on January 22, the section from Guanguang Road to Huaming Road on Longlan Road opened to the public for trial. At 9 am, the section from Dafu Road to Pingan Road on the Guanlan Guixiang Road was officially opened. At the same time, the section of Longda Highway in Dalang municipal government’s infrastructure facilities construction project was completed and opened to traffic.
The completion of these three roads has improved the Longhua District traffic network, marking fast development of Longhua traffic infrastructure. Longlan Road is a north-south urban expressway connecting Longhua with the original Shenzhen Municipal area. It is listed as a key construction project in the Shenzhen Municipality. Guixiang Road is an east-west road in Shenzhen. Its completion and opening to traffic will effectively divert the traffic flow of Guanguang Road, and ease traffic congestion in Mission Hills. The completion of the municipal government’s infrastructure facilities construction of Longda Highway in Dalang has improved the overall traffic service level in the region and provided the public with good transport infrastructure and travel environment.
On May 18 this year, the northern section of Longlan Road (Guanguang Road - Guan Tian Road) with a length of 5 km was officially opened to traffic, which connected Longhua District to Northwest area. It is benefiting the surrounding residents amounting to nearly millions of residents. This year, 49 road construction work in the region will be completed, involving a total mileage of nearly 100 km.
On the morning of June 29 this year, Shenzhen's first modern tram demonstration line was opened and commissioned. The tram is connected to Qinghu Station of Metro Line 4. It is largely improving the coverage of rail transit; optimizing the traffic structure of the city; and effectively alleviating the traffic congestion in north Longhua District. Metro Line 4 extension in the north and Line 6 are also under construction. Longhua District will continue to update its traffic routes, with 11 subway lines under construction or under planning. Together with 1 tram, there will a total of 12 rail transit lines. Longhua District will become a sub-center of Shenzhen, and the northern connection of Guangdong, Hong Kong, and Macao.
Education of Longhua is also rapidly developing. On September 1 this year, Shenzhen Eighth Senior High School and Heping Experimental School started to accepting new students. Shangfen Primary School, Luhu School (Longhua District Foreign Language School) new campuses were put into use. The region added 5400 school seats and 4260 kindergarten seats, which effectively alleviated the problem of enrolling in a school. At present, there are 37 public primary and secondary schools, 33 private primary and secondary schools and 195 kindergartens in Longhua District, with 217,000 students enrolled. The total educational scale ranked the third in Shenzhen.
On the morning of November 16 this year, Longhua District started its fourth quarter industrial and livelihood projects. Until now, a total of 119 projects, with a total investment of 53.9 billion yuan, were started by Longhua District, which continuously enhanced residents’ sense of happiness.
Innovation Publicity Mode, Implanted the Concept Creating a Civilized City into the Hearts of the Public
The power of the masses is endless. The creation of a civilized city is closely linked to the millions of citizens in Longhua. Since the establishment, Longhua District has been carrying out a series of creative work, to mobilize the general public to actively participate in the creation of a civilized city, so as to implant the concept into the public’s heart.
Longhua District Publicity Department was the first to adopt the "Six Ones" activities to step up publicity efforts. The "Six Ones" campaign includes organizing a series of community-based civilizations activities with the theme of "Creating a Civilized City and Longhua Becomes Beautiful Because of You"; printing and distributing a number of beautiful and practical promotional materials; creating a series of deep-rooted WeChat articles; issuing a creative theme song and MV featuring "Civilized Flower City and Creating the Future"; producing and distributing a series of handbooks, and messages. These activities benefited more than 3 million citizens. Various sub-district offices and relevant departments made full use of various activities.
Longhua District took the lead in introducing the "Longhua District Citizen Civilization Improvement Action Plan (2017-2020)" and focused on the six major actions of cultivating morality, cultivating moral standards, observing the law, admiring wisdom and art, and keeping healthy. In addition, Longhua District further carried out honest education, civilization training and other topics of practical activities, covering all aspects of necessities of life. These activities were guiding the public to develop a healthy and civilized way of life, modesty, and courtesy. In September, this year, the Longhua District Civilization Office and the Longhua District Market Supervision Bureau launched recommended Yousong Gonghe Farmers Wholesale Market in Longhua Sub-district Office, and Wanzhong City Home Building Marterials Market in Mingzhi, and Lok Hong Household Co., Ltd. to participate in the "Guangdong Province Civilized and Integrity Market” election.
Under the guidance of the Longhua District Civilization Office, six sub-district offices set up publicity carriers such as the flagpole, sculpture and other materials to promote socialist core values in public places such as plazas, bus stops, major roads, urban villages, and markets. A group of innovative, high-quality, creative and innovative products with distinctive orientations, rich connotations, and innovative features integrated the ecological landscape. Shenzhen North Station was awarded as "Civilized Unit in Guangdong Province". A harmonious and civilized public cultural atmosphere was created by the construction of Shiming Park in Dalang, Deyi Park in Mingzhi Sub-district Office, and other squares, plazas, demonstration sites for socialist core values.