Building the road network that is accessible in all directions; schools and hospitals lay the foundation of the development of the people's livelihood; the implementation of environmental management projects, and the ecological environment has changed significantly ... Five years after the 18th National CPC Congress, Binhai New Area strides forward for five years during which marks a period when the strength of Binhai New Area grows the fastest with the largest changes in the city image. In the five years, Binhai New Area adheres to a planning with a high starting point, high standards of construction and high-performance management, to comprehensively speed up infrastructure construction, to constantly enhance the carrier service functions, and to strive to build an ecologically livable Binhai New Area. It completes a total investment of 473.641 billion yuan in infrastructure, accounting for 27.4% of investment in fixed assets in Binhai New Area while the annual investment in infrastructure accounts for more than 20%. Binhai New Area with new economic and social development as well as ecological beauty is rising.
Weaving a compound traffic network
"Tanggu-Hangu highway has completed the renovation, so it is more convenient to go to Tanggu Forest Park." Mrs. Lv, who lives in the Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city, often takes her children to Tanggu Forest Park to play, "In the past, this road was not good and so dusty, but now it is much better."
Tanggu-Hangu highway is only a tendon among traffic network in Binhai New Area. At present, the complex transport network in Binhai New Area with a hub-type function, multi-mode close convergence has become an external transport system to dock the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, to radiate the Bohai Sea, and to access to western hinterland, so carrier service functions and regional radiation function of Binhai New Area have been significantly improved.
In the five years, Binhai New Area completes an investment of 137.218 billion yuan in transportation, warehousing and postal industry, and accounting for 29.0% of infrastructure investment in Binhai New Area. Subway rail transportation network in full swing. Phase I of the project of Rail Transit B1 Line has started construction in 2016, and as the main north-south line of the Binhai New Area, B1 line passes the Binhai high-speed railway station, marine high-tech zones, Tanggu old urban area, Binhai Central Business District, with a length of 31.28 km, which will seamlessly dock Yujiapu high-speed railway station and Binhai high-speed railway station. The first phase of the Z4 Line Project is also under construction in 2016. The first phase of the project is about 43.5 km, which can realize a rapid access to the Central New Town, Yujiapu, TEDA, Bestown, Tianjin Eco-City and Hangu New Town, to achieve interoperability between the core area of Binhai New Area and the functional zones. Roads and highways step up construction. As of the end of 2016, Binhai New Area has a total length of 3575.9 km in roads, and the road network density in the core area amounted to 2.7 km / km2.
Investment in education has an average annual growth of 49.9%.
Since the 18th National Party Congress, Binhai New Area continues to increase investment in education, and education investment rises from 534 million yuan in 2012 to 2.697 billion yuan in 2016. During the five years, education investment totaled 7.235 billion yuan, with an average annual increase of 49.9%.
In June this year, the world's leading performing arts pioneer Julia College's first overseas branch - Tianjin Julia College officially began construction. The College is located in the heart of the Binhai CBD, adjacent to the Yujiapu Railway Station. After its completion, it will become an International Art Center for the musicians, performing artists and dancers to gather. At the same time, it is also the only institution of art in China to issue a master's degree, and is expected to begin in the autumn of 2019.
Schools have settled in Binhai New Area. Nankai Middle School Binhai Eco-city School, Tianjin Experimental Middle School Binhai School have completed enrollment. Nankai Primary School, after 80 years, reopens in the Eco-city, and students from 14 classes in grade one to grade six began study and life of a new semester. In addition, Tianjin Normal University Binhai Affiliated School, Tianjin No. 1 Middle School Binhai School, Kunming Road Primary School Binhai School, Beijing Normal University Binhai Affiliated Schools are put into use. As of the end of 2016, Binhai New Area has a total of 324 all kinds of schools and kindergartens at all levels, so its educational services are significantly enhanced.
666 medical institutions serve residents.
Recently, as the focus of the people's livelihood projects in Binhai New Area, the first elderly nursing home semi-archipelago began operations, with a total of 968 beds divided into self-care area, auxiliary area and protected areas, which can basically meet the pension needs. The hospital also uses the "medical and nursing combination" model, to set up medical space with about 2000 square meters.
The first elderly nursing semi-archipelago home in Binhai New Area is one of the results of medical care for the old age in Binhai New Area. Since the 18th National Party Congress, pension and medical investment in Binhai New Area has shown a trend of increase year by year.
Investment in health and social work increases from 245 million yuan in 2012 to 1.282 billion yuan in 2016, of which investment in 2015 was even 2.51 billion yuan. In the five years, health and social work accumulate investment of 5.397 billion yuan, with an average annual growth of 51.2%, so medical and health services are significantly improved. As of the end of 2016, Binhai New Area has a total of 666 medical and health institutions, including 68 hospitals and 27 community health service centers. Beds in medical and health institutions amount to 8077, of which 7587 are hospital beds, and 400 are beds in community health service centers, so beds health institutions reach 2.69 per one thousand people. There are 5635 professional doctors and 5575 registered nurses, while the Airport International Hospital, Tianjin Medical University Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city Hospital have been completed and put into operation.
An accumulated affordable housing of 55,600 sets is completed.
On March 28, Binhai New Area affordable housing project - Bo Long Xin Yuan started construction. The project is the resettlement of agribusiness village and the construction of the new village houses, which is expected to be completed in July 2018. Bo Long Xin Yuan is a project in the security housing system in Binhai New Area. Over the years, the Binhai New Area housing security system has speeded up the construction to comprehensively upgrade the livable level in Binhai New area. In the five years, it has completed a total of 91.882 billion yuan of residential investment, accounting for 15.8% of Tianjin's residential investment, with a cumulative residential area of 19.8858 million square meters, including 38 protective housing construction projects, a total of 55,600 sets of construction protection housing and a construction area of 5.5840 million square meters.
Binhai New Area innovatively integrates population from other provinces into the scope of protection and introduces the blue and white collar apartments as a security housing form. Since the 18th National Party Congress, Binhai New Area has built 11,669 blue and white-collar apartments, accounting for 23% of the total construction of affordable housing, which is located in various areas such as TEDA, Bonded Area, Binhai Hi-tech Zone, Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city and Harbor Economic Zone.
The ecological environment has changed significantly.
In the past five years, Binhai New Area has been actively promoting environmental management. In 2016, there were 258 industrial pollution control projects and 255 water pollution control projects. The urban sewage treatment capacity reached 18.6325 million cubic meters and the sewage treatment rate was 94.5%. It implements a heating boiler reform and cogeneration alternative project. In 2016, air quality in Binhai New Area reached level two with 230 good days and a good air rate of 62.8%.
North Sanhe Country Park, Huanggang Country Park and a large number of green squares, wetland parks and countryside parks become an ecological barrier in Binhai New Area. In 2016, Binhai New Area enhances the green area by 9.55 million square meters, and had 44 new street parks, with per capita park green area of 11.26 square meters and a green coverage rate of 37.3%, so environmental quality and eco-city construction were significantly improved with solid progress.
Cultural commerce industry has been flourishing.
In the five years, cultural commerce industry in Binhai New Area has been flourishing. As of the end of 2016, Binhai New Area has a total of four cultural centers, 7 public libraries, 10 museums and 18 street town comprehensive cultural stations. Currently, there are many cultural venues, large shopping malls, tourism facilities and other projects under construction. China's second largest library in the north - the Sino-Singapore Friendly Library aims at building an internationally leading and domestically first-class digital library archives as the development goal, and plans to officially open in 2018. The National Maritime Museum is China's first national comprehensive public welfare maritime museum, whose main body has been completed, and is expected to open in 2018. After its completion, it will become one of the top ten museums. Mazu Cultural Park is stepping up construction, which has four viewing platforms, a leisure beach and two landscape lakes. It is expected to open to visitors at the end of this year. The Binahi Wanda Plaza is a large shopping and entertainment center in Binhai New Area, covering retail, catering, culture, leisure and other functions, and is expected to start trial operation by the end of this year. The first high-level landmark skyscrapers, the world's ninth high-rise - Chow Tai Fook Financial Center, with designed 530 meters, is now over 500 meters, and will be built into a landmark grade A office building, with five-star hotels and luxurious apartments and other facilities all in one.(By Wang Ning)