Xixian holds environmental analysis meeting

(xixianxinqu.gov.cn) 2017-08-10 Print Mail Share

The Xixian New Area held an environmental analysis meeting to construct an action plan for the next quarter in Xi'an, capital city of Shaanxi province, on Aug 9.

Hosted by Li Zhao'e, deputy director of the Xixian administrative committee, the meeting focused on the tightening of smog control and analyzed the current environmental situation and difficulties experienced in the second quarter.

Xixian witnessed 82 days with good weather from Jan to June, 12 days more than the same period last year. The air quality index reached 7.7, a year-on-year decline of 6.4 percent, ranking Xixian the top place in the Shaanxi province.

Yang Chaoning, deputy secretary of the Party working committee of Xixian, stressed the importance and urgency of environmental protection, asking all parties to clarify responsibilities and launch inspections immediately.

He also urged everyone to focus on the improvement of air and water quality, step up greening work and create a favorable eco-environment.

Representatives from the departments of environment protection, planning, construction and finance attended the meeting.


The Xixian New Area holds an environmental analysis meeting on Aug 9 in Xi'an. [Photo/xixianxinqu.gov.cn]

Edited by Zachary Dye