Planners release environmental impact assessment for 100.3-kilometer corridor
An environmental impact assessment for a new highspeed railway linking Beijing and Xiongan New Area was released on Saturday. It was the first public acknowledgment that a new line will be built.
China Railway Design Corp announced the assessment on its website and is seeking public comment.
According to the notice, the Beijing-Xiongan railway will start at Liying in Beijing’s Daxing district, pass through Langfang and terminate at Xiongan East Railway Station — a total