PORTAL - On the occasion of the 77th anniversary of the
National Day of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (September 02, 1945-September
02, 2022), on the evening of September 02, at Bach Dang Flower Park (Phu Cuong
Ward, Thu Dau Mot City), the People's Committee of Thu Dau Mot City held the inauguration
ceremony of Bach Dang Night Market and Walking Street.
Attending the ceremony were Mr. Nguyen Van Loi - Member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee, Head of the Provincial Delegation of the National Assembly Deputies; Mr. Nguyen Van Loc - Member of Provincial Standing Party Committee, Head of Commission for Mass Mobilization of Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of the Provincial Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front; Mr. Nguyen Van Dong - Member of Provincial Standing Party Committee, Secretary of Thu Dau Mot City Party Committee; representative leaders of departments, branches, People's Committee of Thu Dau Mot city and a large number of people.
Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee Nguyen Van Loi (8th from the right) and delegates cut the ribbon to inaugurate Bach Dang Night Market and Walking Street
The Bach Dang Walking Street project was started in August 2017, with an area of over 2.4 hectares, a length of 762m with a total investment of more than 650 billion VND. In which, the construction cost is about 434 billion VND, the rest is the cost of compensation and site clearance. This section of road connects from Bach Dang - Ngo Quyen intersection (Phu Cuong ward) along the Saigon River, crosses under Phu Cuong Bridge and ends at Huynh Van Cu - Nguyen Van Cu intersection (Chanh My ward). The project has a 15m wide walking park running along the banks of the Saigon River with many trees, miniature landscape item, drainage system, street lights and modern decorative lights.
Bach Dang Walking Street seen from above
Bach Dang Walking Street is arranged including subdivisions, such as: Cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation areas; general sales area; Food court, dining, souvenir, handicrafts areas, etc. Since then, gradually developing services and cultural tourism associated with Thu land - Binh Duong.
Speaking at the ceremony, Ms. Nguyen Thu Cuc - Chairman of Thu Dau Mot City People's Committee said that the renovation and upgrading of central roads to create a spacious, clean, beautiful, civilized and modern urban face is also one of the major policies focused on investment by the city. The people of Thu Dau Mot City have been looking forward to the day when the project is completed and put into operation to create a beautiful place, ideal for residents and tourists to stop by, visit, shop, entertain, watch the busy streets and regenerate energy after hours of hard work. The Bach Dang Night Market and Walking Street promise to be a familiar destination for the people of the city, as well as to continue the dreams and aspirations of generations of people in Thu land.
A large number of people visit the Bach Dang Night Market and Walking Street
Bach Dang Walking Street becomes an ideal place for people to have fun, entertain, and watch the Saigon River at night
Reported by Mai Xuan- Translated by Thanh Tam