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Future Public Transport plans for Changzhou city. (Shanghai)

The following letter was sent to me by the Changzhou Website (


Changzhou is going to have metros (both underground and elevated), and low-floor trams.

All the trams will be made by a Changzhou company. The company is permitted to manufacture low-trams by Development and Reform Commission of Jiangsu Province in October Protected content , at that time Changzhou planned to introduce this new transport.

BUT the low-floor trams will be run in a certain areas*, like within a district. Not all around Changzhou. *Areas have not been identified as yet.
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The elevated metro will be called Changzhou Sky Train, and the underground, just known as the Subway metro. All 3 modes of new transport will be introduce within the next Protected content , or whichever is built first.
The elevated and underground trains will be started in Protected content an expected completion time of around Protected content . So, not long to wait.
The Trams will be operating in about 2 years.

This LINK is the report on the kind of Trams that will operate soon, but sorry.... the report is only in Chinese.
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