When will Construction of Mianyang Light RailStart?

The line network planning of Rail Transit Vision in Mianyang (in 2050) consists of 5 lines with a total length of 126.6 km. Of which, the line 1, line 2 and line 3 are the major lines. Line 4 is the line for extension and connection. Line 5 is the line running in the urban region. The construction of rail transit line 1 and 2 will be completed at first.

Stafffrom Mianyang municipal development and reform commissionintroduced that, at present, preliminary work on the rail transit project in our city was under smooth promotion. From May 2014 to May 2015, line network planning scheme was approved by municipal planning commission and Sichuan Provincial Department of Housing and Urban-Rural Development. Since March 2016, as the project owner, Mianyang Communications Development Group Co., Ltd. has organized the project team from the preparation unit, China Railway Eryuan Engineering Group Co., Ltd. to complete preparation work including site survey, project implementation plan, construction planning report and relevant work. Currently, modification and perfection work are in progress. When conditions are mature, it would be submitted for approval by Sichuan Provincial and National Development and Reform Commission in order to try to possess the qualification of commencement conditions in 2019. (Sichuan Transportation)