Zhengzhou Railway Station was built in 1904. It is the business station of the middle section of Lugouqiao-Hankou Railway in the early stage of China's railway construction. It is called Zhengxian Railway Station. In 1914, the Kaifeng-Luoyang line of Longhai Railway was put into operation, which laid the foundation of the network center. After the founding of New China, in order to meet the needs of socialist construction, the reconstruction and expansion project of Zhengzhou Railway Station started in 1953 and put into operation in 1956. In order to meet the needs of economic development, Zhengzhou Railway Station was rebuilt and expanded again in 1988. On December 28, 1999, with the operation of the main station building, the 12-year-long renovation and expansion project came to an end. A brand-new and magnificent modern passenger station, accompanied by the bell of the new century, was presented to the world.
Zhengzhou Station, located in the hinterland of the Central Plains, is located in the center of Zhengzhou City, Henan Province. It connects the two main railway lines of Beijing-Guangzhou and Longhai, covering an area of nearly 3000 mu, covering 100,000 square meters of station buildings, with fixed assets of 320 million yuan. It has seven platforms, 13 passenger arrival and departure lines, 288 passenger trains daily, with an average of more than 40,000 passengers per day. Nearly 150,000 people pass by every day, with an annual transportation income of 1.4 billion yuan. It is not only a special passenger station on the whole road, but also the largest luggage transfer station on the whole road. It is known as the "heart" of China's railway passenger transport.
In order to earnestly implement a series of instructions and requirements of provincial and municipal leaders on strengthening the comprehensive renovation of railway station areas, further standardize the management order of railway station areas and their surrounding areas, improve the functions of facilities, beautify, beautify and purify the environment of railway station areas, and create a good atmosphere during the Olympic Games and the acceptance and acceptance of the establishment of a civilized national city, From July 25 to December 31, 2008, Zhengzhou will concentrate on the comprehensive renovation of railway station areas. This activity mainly includes: landscaping, demolition and improvement of advertisements, demolition of auxiliary buildings on the square, management of business order and road-occupying operation.
According to the plan of work for comprehensive renovation of Zhengzhou Railway Station Area, at present, the Pearl Underground Parking lot of the Railway Station Square has been renovated. Since August 6, no vehicles have been parked in the ground square of the railway station, and all vehicles have been parked in the underground parking lot. Before August 3, the toilets, management rooms and the station area square in the square have been renovated. A telephone booth will be dismantled; beggars will be banned from entering the railway station area to beg on July 29.
In addition, in order to facilitate passengers to take taxis, the taxi parking points on the north side of the railway station square need to travel around the square. Bus stations are diverted and some stations are moved to one road and two roads to alleviate traffic pressure around the railway station square.
Development and Progress
With the progress and development of society, Zhengzhou Railway Station regards meeting the needs of passengers to the maximum as its ultimate goal, and establishes the service concept of "the best is better than the best for passengers, and the gold and silver prizes are worse than the praises of passengers". At present, 12 waiting halls can accommodate more than 15,000 passengers at the same time to rest and wait; more than 60 electronic guiding screen service items are clear at a glance; 64 ticketing windows, 60 automatic inquiry telephone booking lines, 52 ticket agents in the city have formed a comprehensive ticketing network; a service Street integrating commodities, catering and commerce. To meet the needs of different levels of passengers and become the highlight of service; 20 kiosks with different shapes on the platform display elegant demeanor; cultural corridors with the style of the times emit a strong cultural atmosphere. Zhengzhou Station is creating a warm harbour for the journey with more personalized environment and services.
After a hundred years of ups and downs, the future looks bright. Zhengzhou Railway Station is sailing in the current of the times, keeping pace with the times and advancing towards a better tomorrow.
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Zhengzhou Railway Station has broken the record of transporting passengers
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