Recently, the new crown viaduct in Qingdao, Shandong Province, has attracted heated discussion because of its name.
A netizen sent a letter to the mayor of Qingdao to suggest that the road should be renamed. On February 25, the office of the government affairs service hotline of the general office of Qingdao municipal government issued a reply to the letter: the new crown viaduct was named by the municipal government in 2011, and the name is legal and compliant. In order to maintain the stability of the place name, the place name can be changed but not changed, generally not changed.
On February 18, a netizen wrote to the mailbox of Qingdao municipal government, saying, the impact of the new crown epidemic is serious, and people are very disgusted with the new crown. They live near the new crown viaduct in the North District of Qingdao. They need to pass the new crown viaduct every day to and from work, and feel that they are not very good. We firmly believe that Wuhan will win the new crown. Therefore, we suggest that Qingdao rename the new crown viaduct as Wuhan viaduct to express the confidence that Wuhan will win and China will win.
On February 20, another netizen wrote to reflect the above situation, saying, in 2020, pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus will affect all parts of the country. There is a viaduct in Qingdao called Xinguan viaduct, which happens to have the same name as Xinguan virus. It is suggested to change the name of the new guanviaduct, which is very unlucky now. It is likely to become the focus of public opinion in the city after the epidemic. It is suggested to change the name.
On February 25, the office of the administrative service hotline of the general office of the Qingdao municipal government issued a reply to this letter: Hello, the Municipal Civil Affairs Bureau has implemented the questions you have reflected. The new crown viaduct was named by the municipal government in 2011, starting from Hangan viaduct in the north and ending at Shenxian Road overpass in the south. The naming is legal and compliant with the regulations on the administration of geographical names in Qingdao. In order to ensure With the stability of place names, place names that can be changed but not changed are generally not changed.
According to the Qingdao evening news, Xinguan viaduct opened in 2015, which is another traffic artery in Qingdao. This road starts from Hangan viaduct in the north and ends at Xinxian Road overpass in the south. Although it is only 3.5km long, it plays an important role in the traffic of the whole island city.