Two lines of CRT begin construction
Lines 4 and 5 of Chongqing Rail Transit began construction on December 3rd.
Line 4, running from Xinpaifang to Tangjiatuo via Beibei District, plays a pivotal role in connecting east and west Chongqing with a length of approximately 17.6 kilometres.
Line 5, linking north and south Chongqing from New North Zone to Dadukou district, is approximately 40 kilometres.
These two lines and the soon to-be-constructed Line 10 will reportedly be completed and open to passengers by 2017. (CQNEWS)(Translated by Zhang Yi)