Accordingly, the Municipal People’s Committee praised the People’s Committee of Hoan Kiem District for its preparation for expanding pedestrian space in Ha Noi Old Quarter.
The district People’s Committee will focus on implementing a number of following missions: well carrying out the direction of the Municipal Party Committee and the People’s Committee on organizing pedestrian streets around Hoan Kiem Lake and its surrounding areas; overcoming shortcomings and difficulties in management and organization so as to further promote pedestrian areas around Hoan Kiem Lake over the past time, etc.
Besides, the district is tasked to cooperate with the Department of Culture and Sports to make a plan on organizing a range of cultural activities, folk games, etc; accelerate the conversion of business items; urgently complete procedures to implement left items of urban improvement and refurbishment in the area; re-organize business activities to create resources for the state budget.
Additionally, Hoan Kiem District is assigned to strictly handle violation cases as stipulated by law; focus on implementing the directions of the Municipal People’s Committee at Official Letter No. 930/TB-UBND dated August 14, 2017 at the conference on boosting the cooperation with the Korea International Exchange Foundation; Document No. 6391/UBND-DT dated December 15, 2017 on decorating murals on vaults leading to Long Bien Bridge; effectively organize activities of Ha Noi Book Street.
After the district effectively implements the above directions, the Municipal People’s Committee will consider the expanding of pedestrian areas in Ha Noi Old Quarter and its vicinity.