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Maintenance of the Shin-Yokohama downtown area

Last update date July 30, 2020

We make use of convenience as wide area traffic terminal with the Shinkansen, and duties, commerce plans various, broad-based function accumulation and adds to district in northern Shin-Yokohama Station and Shin-Yokohama Park including Yokohama International Stadium where facility location already advanced to and maintains the outskirts districts of Hazawa districts premeditatedly and creates the Shin-Yokohama downtown area with general function.

Development of maintenance basics plan of the whole Shin-Yokohama downtown area

We were placed as "the Shin-Yokohama downtown area" by "yumehama 2010 plan" and set the way of use of land and base maintenance appropriate for the downtown area and devised Shin-Yokohama downtown area maintenance basics plan in June, 1999.

(1) Shin-Yokohama district

East Kanagawa area line is maintained in addition to Tokaido Shinkansen, Yokohama Line, subway line in the future, too and makes use of traffic convenience and plans accumulation such as duties, commerce, amusement facility, culture, interchange facility.
In addition, we push forward more reinforcement of terminal function and maintenance of around Shin-Yokohama Station for the making of face and downtown area station district.

(2) Castle-go (Kozukue) district

District where rich nature breathes among the Tsurumi River and Toriyama Rivers while we have Yokohama International Stadium. We plan maintenance as bases such as improvement of park and health, medical care, welfare facilities, sports rekureshon.

(3) Nippa district

District that becomes base of "manufacturing" of inland supported for high generic technology. We push forward cooperation reinforcement with advancement of production engineering and research and development function out of the district, and around station plans accumulation such as commerce, duties and pushes forward the making of bustle appropriate for the station square.

(4) Hazawa district

We keep accent of development and maintenance and push forward premeditated town planning that planned harmony with nature. In addition, with maintenance of East Kanagawa area line, we push forward town development around the station.

Process of Shin-Yokohama downtown area connection

The district land readjustment project start of construction in northern Shin-Yokohama Station in 1964
October, 1964 Shinkansen Shin-Yokohama Station establishment
December, 1965 Daisan Keihin Expressway opening, Kohoku IC establishment
Double track of March, 1968 Yokohama Line (Higashikanagawa - Kozukue)
District land adjustment disposal of replotting in northern Shin-Yokohama Station in November, 1975
1976 Shinkansen "Hikari" stop (two)
March, 1985 municipal subway Route 3 Yokohama - Shin-Yokohama opening
The Shinkansen "shines" in 1985 and stops largely (51)
1989 Yokohama Arena completion
The 1992 Shin-Yokohama Prince Hotel opening of business
March, 1993 municipal subway Route 3 Shin-Yokohama - Azamino opening
District land readjustment project city planning decision in southern Shin-Yokohama Station in 1994
1995 Shin-Yokohama Nagashima district land readjustment project city planning decision
1996 Shin-Yokohama Nagashima district land readjustment project business plan decision
District land readjustment project business plan decision in southern Shin-Yokohama Station in 1997
The Shinkansen "wish" large stop (three → 16)
March, 1998 Yokohama International Stadium open loop-formed Route 2 entire surface opening
1999 Shin-Yokohama downtown area maintenance basics plan development
2000 Shinkansen "wish" large stop (16 → 32)
2001 Shinkansen "wish" large stop (32 → 60)
May, 2002 FIFA World Cup soccer meet holding (Yokohama International Stadium)
Around 2002 Shin-Yokohama Station, north exit district synthesis redevelopment plan report
The district land readjustment project business plan abolition in southern Shin-Yokohama Station in March, 2003
City planning decision of around March, 2003 Shin-Yokohama Station, north exit district synthesis redevelopment business
2003 Shinkansen "wish" large stop (60 → 100)
July, 2005 Shin-Yokohama Station improvement and station building construction start
March, 2008 open land to be used for improving the traffic system, full-scale in-service start of connecting walkway
March, 2008 Shinkansen wish, all Hikari car stops
November, 2008 station square walker deck in-service start

["Shin-Yokohama downtown area maintenance basics plan" brochure]

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