“Black, gray” was people’s deep impression of Zhuzhou in those years. As an industrial town, Zhuzhou was ever twice listed as one of the “Top Ten Air Pollution Cities in China” in the early 21st century. However, after years of continuous efforts, Zhuzhou has made great changes out of its painful transformation and upgrading. “Green and watery” has become a new impression of people and a new image of the city.
And “industrial civilization and ecological livability” has become a new label for the city.
The mud left by the flood has been cleaned up, and the vegetation is verdant and vivid along the Xiangjiang River Scenic Belt.