XIANNING, Dec. 28(www.xnnews.com.cn) reported by Zhu Zhe and Fu Qiang --- On the Second Hubei Forest Concerned Award held in Hongshan Auditorium in Wuchang on Dec. 25, Xianning was titled the Hubei Forest City. Deputy Party Secretary of Xianning Municipal Committee, Mayor of Xianning Ding Xiaoqiang accepted the medal and delivered speech on behalf of Xianning City.
Ding said, “The Hubei Forest City medal is praise and honor for the recent years’ work of building Forest City by Xianning, which is a livable, enterprise-friendly, travel-appropriate city with the reputation of Home of Osmanthus and Home of Hotspring. Building Forest City by Xianning is an eager expectation of Hubei Provincial Committee of the CPC and provincial government and 3 million citizens of Xianning, as well as innovation practices of Xianning to self-encourage and rise greenly. Today’s honor and Hubei Provincial Party Committee Secretary Li Hongzhong’s great praise on Xianning, a “vigorous, aroma-filled city with enormous advantages and mighty power” come from continuously tamping down urban infrastructure, and improving urban function and city charm with planning and allocating city forest as an important city element.”
Ding also said, “Achievement is past and building has no end. Accepting this medal means a more serious responsibility. We knew that building the province level Forest City is only the first step to build the National Forest City with a higher target, a bigger dream ahead to be realized. We will start from this new beginning to strive for the target of building the National Forest City, and make new contribution for building a beautiful China, a beautiful Hubei, a beautiful Xianning, never letting down Hubei Provincial Committee of the CPC and provincial government.”