The Huizhou Natural Resources Bureau recently released a detailed planning document for the city’s North High-Speed Railway Station, aiming to develop an integrated transportation hub and innovation center.
The hub will contain five stations for high-speed railways, intercity railways, city metros, long-distance buses, and city buses. It is where the Jiangxi-Shenzhen high-speed railway will criss-cross with the Guangzhou-Shantou railway. But it will be much more besides, based on a Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) model, which will include space for offices, cultural industries, education, and residential development. Kindergartens, middle schools and medical centers are all in the plan. Other facilities like public libraries, commercial centers and parks will also be built.
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