two expressways from yongchuan to bishan and jiangjin are expected to start construction this year
it is learned from chongqing expressway group that two new expressways will be added to the main city new area from yongchuan to bishan, and yongchuan to jiangjin (chenshi to youxi section), which are expected to be constructed within this year.
the two expressways were awarded the bid by chongqing expressway group and china railway group to build an "encrypted" expressway network for the chengdu-chongqing shuangcheng economic circle.
according to reports, the yongchuan-bishan expressway has a total length of 25 kilometers, including 18 kilometers in yongchuan and 7 kilometers in bishan, with a design speed of 100 km/h, two-way four-lane, and a total investment of about 3 billion yuan. the project starts at the dishuiyan junction in yongchuan district, passing through shiqiao, jinlong, crossing the meijiang river and passing through the shiyuan, connecting with the hebijin expressway under construction.
the yongchuan-jiangjin (chenshi-youxi section) expressway has a total length of 16 kilometers. it is designed at 100 kilometers per hour and has four lanes in both directions. the total investment is about 2 billion yuan. the project starts from the yongchuan ring road of jiuyong expressway, through the transformation of the existing chenshi interchange, it connects to the yongchuan planned urban expressway, passes through the yunwu mountain, passes through wutan town, ends at youxi town, and is connected to the planned yulu expressway expansion project .
these two expressways are expected to be completed and open to traffic in 2023, and will form a smooth expressway network in yongchuan, bishan and jiangjin together with hebijin expressway, jiuyong expressway and third ring expressway. by then, the two highways will greatly shorten the time and space distance between adjacent cities, and play a greater role in promoting the interconnection of the two-city economic circle in the chengdu-chongqing region.