Project Details
Xinjiang Urban Transport and Environmental Improvement Project
Country:People's Republic of China
Sector:Transport
Summary:The project will invest in urban infrastructure as well as efforts to strengthen urban governance, diversify investment funding options, and promote the financial sustainability of local governments with the aim of developing productive, environmentally-sustainable and well-managed cities in Xinjiang.
Expected Outcome:The project will improve urban road infrastructure, traffic management, and environmental sanitation in the cities of Altay, Changji, Hami, Kuytun, and Turpan.
Expected Outputs:
Component 1: Altay Roads and Environmental Improvement

  • Construct 2 new roads, upgraded 16 existing roads, and constructed 6 new bridges.
  • Build and procure new environmental sanitation facilities and equipment

Component 2: Changji Roads and Environmental Improvement

  • Construct 8 new roads and 1 new bridge
  • Build and procure new environmental sanitation facilities and equipment

Component 3: Hami Roads and Environmental Improvement

  • Upgrade 2 municipal roads
  • Build and procure new environmental sanitation facilities and equipment

Component 4: Kuytun Roads and Environmental Improvement

  • Upgrade 13 existing roads and construct 2 new bridges
  • Build and procure new environmental sanitation facilities and equipment

Component 5: Turpan Roads and Environmental Improvement

  • Construct/Upgrade 12 municipal roads
  • Build and procure new environmental sanitation facilities and equipment

For all 5 components:

  • Improve institutional management capacity


Date Approved:2009
Status:Completed
Expected Completion:2015
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:Shared: $87.2 million (Cities of Altay, Changji, Hami, Kuytun, and Turpan)
Asian Development Bank: $100 million
Links/Documents:ADB Project Page