Hanoi to relocate trees for road expansion

Nearly 2,000 trees and 820 lampposts will be relocated to narrow pavements and medians on 15 streets in Hà Nội.

Hanoi to relocate trees for road expansion
Rows of trees on Láng Road in Hà Nội. — Photo phapluatmoitruong.vn

The pavement narrowing and street expansion plan is part of the efforts of the city’s Transport Department to curb traffic congestion.

Old trees with trunk diametres of between 0.1 and 0.5m will have their roots dug up and moved to other locations.

Rotten trees or those which cannot regrow will be chopped down and have their branches and trunks cut for woods.

Pavements of these streets will be narrowed from 7m to 3m.

 

The medians of 12 streets, including Hoàng Đạo Thúy, Hoàng Quốc Việt, Lê Văn Lương, Phạm Văn Đồng, Nghĩa Tân, Trần Cung, Phạm Tuấn Tài, Liễu Giai, Văn Cao, will be cut from 11.5m to 4m.

Under the city's street renovation plan, the Thanh Trì Bridge and bridges along Láng Road will also be repaired.

In addition, the road surface on Thăng Long Avenue will be upgraded.

In early 2019, 476 trees were relocated or cut down to narrow pavements and expand streets on Láng Road, Belt Road No 3 section through Phạm Hùng, Khuất Duy Tiến, Nguyễn Xiển and Nghiêm Xuân Yêm roads. More than VNĐ125 billion (US$5.3 million) was invested in this project. — VNS

 
 

Other News

.
Meeting to popularize the Vietnam Coast Guard Law at Gia Luan School
Meeting to popularize the Vietnam Coast Guard Law at Gia Luan School
SOCIETYicon  29/05/2020 

Today, May 29, the Task Force on drug control No.1 organized a propaganda session on the Vietnam Coast Guard Law 2018 and drug prevention for more than 200 officers, teachers and students 

Training session on VN’s sea and islands and Vietnam Coast Guard Law for reserve soldiers of Ba Dinh district
Training session on VN’s sea and islands and Vietnam Coast Guard Law for reserve soldiers of Ba Dinh district
SOCIETYicon  19/06/2020 

Propagating and consolidating the knowledge of the situation of the country’s sea, islands, drug prevention and fighting, the Law on Coast Guard to help the reserve officers and soldiers 

Center for Professional Training of Coast Guard: A bright spot for mass mobilization
Center for Professional Training of Coast Guard: A bright spot for mass mobilization
SOCIETYicon  03/07/2020 

The Center for Professional Training of Coast Guard always focuses on leading, directing and promoting mass mobilization task, contributing to strengthening the solidarity between the army and the people.

Coast Guard Region 2: "Accompanying fishermen" throughout the Central Coast
Coast Guard Region 2: "Accompanying fishermen" throughout the Central Coast
SOCIETYicon  02/04/2020 

The High Command of Coast Guard Region 2 will expand the scope and subjects in implementing the program "The Coast Guard accompanies fishermen" throughout the coast of the central region.

Online conference on Vietnam Coast Guard Law
Online conference on Vietnam Coast Guard Law
SOCIETYicon  18/09/2020 

On the morning of September 18, the Ministry of Defense held an online training course on the Law on Vietnam Coast Guard with the participation of 74 localities throughout the country.

"Popularize" law propaganda and education for fishermen
"Popularize" law propaganda and education for fishermen
SOCIETYicon  16/03/2020 

Strengthen the propaganda, dissemination and education of the law, building an all-people defense posture associated with the people's security posture in information security work on the sea and islands.

With Vietnam Coast Guard’s companionship, fishermen understand more about the law
With Vietnam Coast Guard’s companionship, fishermen understand more about the law
SOCIETYicon  28/06/2020 

Propaganda activities of the Vietnam Coast Guard have brought into full play, helping fishermen be more deeply aware of the importance of the sea and islands associated with national defense and security tasks.

Improving technical equipment of the Coast Guard’s vessels to put into practical training
Improving technical equipment of the Coast Guard’s vessels to put into practical training
SOCIETYicon  30/06/2020 

The High Command of the Coast Guard specially focuses on research and improvement of technical equipment on vessels of the Coast Guard forces and put into training to fit the actual situation.

High Command of Coast Guard Region 1 inspects shooting skills, using K54 pistols and AK submachine guns, using real bullets
High Command of Coast Guard Region 1 inspects shooting skills, using K54 pistols and AK submachine guns, using real bullets
SOCIETYicon  24/06/2020 

The High Command of Coast Guard Region 1 has organized drills to check the shooting skills using real bullets for its soldiers in 2020.

Popularizing VN Coast Guard Law combined with propaganda on drug prevention for fishermen
Popularizing VN Coast Guard Law combined with propaganda on drug prevention for fishermen
SOCIETYicon  27/06/2020 

The working group went to each fishing boat anchored at the wharf to propagate about the Law on Vietnam Coast Guard and also drug prevention for more than 500 fishermen.

The Coast Guard provides medical examination to Catholics in Loc Ha District
The Coast Guard provides medical examination to Catholics in Loc Ha District
SOCIETYicon  28/06/2020 

In the Cua Sot area, the Coast Guard collaborated with the Northern Association of Young Physicians, Hapro Hanoi and other units to organize medical examination, consultation, provide free medicine, and donate 500 kg of rice to local residents.

The High Command of Coast Guard Region 3 provides information on the country’s sea and island situation
The High Command of Coast Guard Region 3 provides information on the country’s sea and island situation
SOCIETYicon  28/06/2020 

Information on Vietnam’s sea and island situation in 2020 has been provided to 340 officials and members of the Party Committees of Phuoc Buu town and Xuyen Moc commune by officials of the High Command of Coast Guard Region 3.

High Command of Coast Guard Region 3 promotes dissemination of law to local people
High Command of Coast Guard Region 3 promotes dissemination of law to local people
SOCIETYicon  30/06/2020 

The High Command of Coast Guard Region 3 cooperated with the Propaganda Department of Xuyen Moc District Party Committee to organize a meeting 

The High Command of Coast Guard Region 3 hands over antiquities to local museum
The High Command of Coast Guard Region 3 hands over antiquities to local museum
SOCIETYicon  15/05/2020 

The High Command of Coast Guard Region 3 has just handed over the antiques illegally salvaged by fishing vessels to the Museum of Ba Ria - Vung Tau Province.

Coast Guard vessels perform the task of inspecting Vietnam - China fishing activities
Coast Guard vessels perform the task of inspecting Vietnam - China fishing activities
SOCIETYicon  23/04/2020 

During this joint inspection, the Coast Guard forces of the two countries will conduct the inspection and supervision of the implementation of the Fisheries Cooperation Agreement at 9 points in the Gulf of Tonkin’s common fishing area.

50 students from Nhat Quang Secondary School participate in “I love my country’s sea, island” contest
50 students from Nhat Quang Secondary School participate in “I love my country’s sea, island” contest
SOCIETYicon  31/05/2020 

The High Command of the Coast Guard held the contest “I love my country’s sea, island” in Nhat Quang commune, Phu Cu district, Hung Yen province on May 30.

Regulations on equipment, funding and facilities for the Vietnam Coast Guard
Regulations on equipment, funding and facilities for the Vietnam Coast Guard
SOCIETYicon  20/03/2020 

The Law on Vietnam Coast Guard, took effect on July 1, 2019, is a law of special importance, specifying the activities of the Vietnam Coast Guard.

Over 340 Vietnamese in US flown home safely
Over 340 Vietnamese in US flown home safely
SOCIETYicon  20/09/2020 

More than 340 Vietnamese citizens in the US were repatriated on a flight that landed at Van Don International Airport, the northern province of Quang Ninh, on September 20.

The Coast Guard organizes "I love my country’s sea and islands" contest in Gia Vien
The Coast Guard organizes "I love my country’s sea and islands" contest in Gia Vien
SOCIETYicon  27/06/2020 

This morning, June 27, the High Command of the Coast Guard coordinated with the People's Committee of Gia Vien district, Ninh Binh province to hold the contest "I love my country’s sea and islands".

Seriously implement the Law on Vietnam Coast Guard
Seriously implement the Law on Vietnam Coast Guard
SOCIETYicon  02/03/2020 

The High Command of the Coast Guard has deployed the development of a project to propagate and disseminate the Vietnam Coast Guard Law in the period of 2019 - 2022.

 
 
 
Leave your comment on an article

OR QUICK LOGIN