Ningbo Urban Planning Delegation Visits US Capital – February, 2014

20 urban planning officials from Ningbo city, Zhejiang province visited Washington DC and other cities including New York and San Francisco during late February and March of this year to gain some first-hand experience in urban planning and development. In the past three decades, China has experienced rapid economic development and dramatic urbanization process which consequently brings about grave environmental impacts. Arranged by Triway International Group, the Ningbo Delegation paid visits to many government and non-government agencies and organizations during this trip, through meetings and site visits, they had friendly exchanges with their US counterparts, and learned the new ideas, trend and measures adopted in urban planning, especially in the area of transit oriented development.