Five urgent public projects approved


VGP - The 15th-tenure Ha Noi People’s Council on March 29 ratified a resolution on the investment of five projects using the state budget worth a combined of VND1.75 trillion (US$76 million) to aid the city’s socio-economic development process.

The 19th session of the 15th-tenure Ha Noi People’s Council

Specifically, the city is set to allocate VND1.64 trillion (US$71.1 million) from its municipal budget for road upgrading projects, including the expansion of two national highway 21B sections in Ung Hoa and Thanh Oai districts in the city's southern area; and the construction of road connecting Do Nhuan street to Xuan Dinh market in Bac Tu Liem district. 

The municipal People’s Council also agreed investment in resettlement area at Hong Ky ward, Soc Son district, where will be home to residents living in the surroundings of the Soc Son waste treatment complex.

Meanwhile, the project of renovating Hoan Kiem lake area with lighting system and decoration is set to utilize fund from Hoan Kiem district.

The Economic-Finance Committee under the municipal People’s Council considered these projects necessary to complete the city’s transport infrastructure and serve the socio-economic development process./.

By Kim Loan