Hangzhou authorities will complete the renovation of 178 urban villages before the end of 2020 to raise the living standard of all urban residents. Here are some reports about the renovation projects.

Gongshu taps cultural resources of Grand Canal

Aug 14, 2017
Gongshu District will speed up the reconstruction of banks of the Grand Canal and the restoration of historic quarters in Qiaoxi area and around Xiaohe Street and Dadou ...

Urban village transformation in full swing

Jul 27, 2017
Authorities of Jianggan, Xiacheng, Gongshu and Yuhang districts are removing or upgrading urban villages – villages enveloped by urban expansion – to make them more ...

Urban village renovation project on track

Jul 26, 2017
Progress has been made in the renovation of 178 urban villages in Hangzhou, a life-improvement project set to finish in 2020, city officials said. In Zhuantang ...

Derelict factory to turn into a cultural, lifestyle complex

Jul 26, 2017
City Star Plaza is a complex of museums, shops and catering establishments on the premises of a closed factory in Xiacheng District. It is designed by three ...

Haichao Temple to restore its past glory

Jul 19, 2017
The layout design of the Haichao Temple Cultural Area.

Task of renovating 178 urban villages set to finish in 2020

Jul 18, 2017
The design of the Chimney Plaza on the site of the former Hangzhou Power Plant which was relocated in 2009. The 20,000-square-meter plaza will be a new landmark in the ...