The event was chaired by comrade Nguyen Duc Chung, member of the Party Central Committee, Deputy Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee, Chairman of the Municipal People’s Committee, and Head of the Steering Committee for the Program.
Giving a report at the conference, Director of the Department of Construction Le Van Duc said that after over two years of implementing Program 06-CT/TU, the development of infrastructure has gained important achievements. Many traffic works have been built and put into operation, contributing to improving the transport capacity and reducing traffic jams, accidents. Additionally, public passenger transportation has been paid attention to expanding and increasing the quality.
However, there are a number of shortcomings and difficulties during the implementation of the Program.
In the coming time, in addition to strengthening the popularization to raise the awareness and sense of compliance with current regulations during the implementation of the Program, the city will focus on finishing the review and update of planned contents; developing civilized and modern urban areas and housing projects so as to meet the demand for housing according to strategic goals, programs, plans for housing development of the city.
Ha Noi will coordinate with the Ministry of Transport to complete construction investment projects for the period of 2016-2020 invested by the Ministry of Transport; finish the building of urgent works to ensure traffic safety and prevent congestion; maintain and effectively exploit the traffic infrastructure system; invest in lighting systems on routes, streets and in alleys, residential areas; strive to complete the targets of planting one million trees; fulfill targets of clean water supply by 2020; enhance the management of construction order, land, environment, drainage, wastewater treatment, etc.
Speaking at the conference, Chairman Nguyen Duc Chung stressed that Program 06 is one of eight key programs of the Municipal Party Committee.
Along with synchronously and effectively carrying out missions, solutions, the Steering Committee has added a number of contents, including planting one million trees and supplying clean water to Ha Noi. Over two years of the implementation, both above programs will have been completed by 2020 as scheduled.
In terms of waste collection, the city leader said that the city approved the investment in building three waste-to-energy plants. Thus, relevant units need to urgent hand over land and select investors so as to ensure the set schedule.
In terms of public passenger transportation, Chairman Chung asked the Ha Noi Transport Corporation to make surveys and open new bus routes with a focus on connecting industrial parks, schools, and suburban districts; invest high quality and modern buses; improve services to meet people’s demands.
Besides, he also requested the Department of Investment and Planning to be responsible for investment procedures of key works, projects in order to ensure the schedule. Meanwhile, the Department of Architecture and Planning will urgently complete plans and the hire foreign consultants, etc.