Asian Games Hangzhou 2022 village to be completed by year-end
Construction of the Asian Games Hangzhou 2022 village is expected to be completed by the end of the year, according to an oath-taking rally held in Hangzhou, capital city of East China's Zhejiang province, on June 23.
With a total construction area of 2.41 million square meters, 71.6 percent of the village's exterior facing, 83.5 percent of its mechanical and electrical installation, as well as 48.5 percent of the landscaping have been completed.
The village is set to accommodate more than 10,000 athletes, nearly 4,000 technical officials, and about 5,000 media members. It is composed of five major parts including the athletes' village, technical officials' village, media village, international zone, and public zone.
The athletes' village and the technical officials' village will be put up for sale as residential housing, while the media village will be used as rental apartments after the completion of the Asian Games Hangzhou 2022.
The 19th Asian Games Hangzhou 2022, or Asian Games Hangzhou 2022, is set to take place in Hangzhou from Sept 10 to 25, 2022, during which athletes will compete in 40 sports events.
The 4th Asian Para Games will open on October 9, 2022, just two weeks after the closing ceremony of the Asian Games.
A design rendering of the Asian Games Hangzhou 2022 village. [Photo/zjol.com.cn]