In the morning of 22nd, the railway of Lianhuaiyangzhen town of Yangzhou Station (the eastern comprehensive transportation hub) held the opening ceremony. Secretary of Municipal Party Committee Xie Zhengyi declared start working on the scene, Acting Mayor Zhang Aijun gave a speech. Four leading bodies Zhu Minyang, Hong Jinhua, Ding Chun, Xu Jianshu, Zhang Baojuan, Kong Lingjun, Li Hang, Chen Kaihong, Wang Bingsong, Chen Weiqing and Headquarter of Nanjing Key Position of Shanghai Railway Bureau, Shi Lianghong attended the opening ceremony.
Rely on high-speed train, construct railway station, coach station, city tube station, the bus terminal station and taxi stand into one, realize comprehensive transportation hub of seamless connection of multi transport ways and seamless-change. It is both an important part of the railway of Lianhuaiyangzhen town of Yangzhou section and an important symbolized project of urban transportation infrastructure. The railway of Lianhuaiyangzhen town of Yangzhou Station adopted the elevated form, set two main tracks, four arrival-departure tracks, construct two island-style intermediate platforms, two import and export tunnels for passenger,60 meters from east to west, 2250 meters long from north to south and total area is 200 acres. The start operation of railway station marked the construction of eastern comprehensive transportation hub. According to the construction plan, gpvernment will simultaneously implement the reserved engineering of metro line 1, construction plan of coach station, the bus terminal station and taxi stand to insure the eastern comprehensive transportation hub and the railway of Lianhuaiyangzhen town of Yangzhou section can be completed synchronously and come into use by 2020.
The Railway of Lianhuaiyangzhen Town of Yangzhou Station (the eastern comprehensive transportation hub)
Location: in the core area of Ecological and Technology Park
6 km away from downtown, 4.5 km away from Jiangdu
16.5 km away from existing Yangzhou Station of Nanjing-Qidong Railway
Area: about 67 acres
Traffic: the railway line 1 under planning will go through high-speed station yard
Many kinds of transportation such as railway transport of passengers, highway passenger transportation, urban rail, ground public transportation, taxi, social vehicle, tourist bus and airport shuttle bus will come into one, to realize “seamless-change”.