Shiyan selected as the city of beautiful landscape in 2017
On December 3, China Ecological Civilization Huizhou Annual Conference released the list of "The City of Beautiful Landscape in 2017", making Shiyan stand out as the only city in Hubei Province.
In addition to Shiyan, the other 11 cities selected in the country are Huizhou, Nanning, Dalian, Fuzhou, Hangzhou, Chengdu, Lishui, Suzhou, Zhuhai, Panjin and Datong. The City of Beautiful Landscape in 2017 awarding ceremony, organized by China Eco-Civilization Research and Promotion Association, was launched in October this year, which witnessed three stages of public selection, expert examination and final approval, aiming to find a benchmark for living environment in harmony with nature and mankind.
In the recent five years, Shiyan city has invested 1.8 billion CNY in total and implemented six major projects for pollution control, as well as 1.2 billion CNY for comprehensive improvement of environment in 1516 villages.