2018

Linyi in 2018: advancing reform and opening-up in the new era.


2017

Linyi’s first Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) opens to public in 2017.


2016

The Taoran Bridge (across Yihe River) is formally opened in 2016.


2015

Linyi’s first elevated road Jiangquan Elevated Road opens to public in 2016.


2015

Linyi-Qufu high-speed railway formally launched in 2015.


2014

Linyi gets off to a good start in promoting overall development in west region in 2014.


2013

President Xi Jinping makes inspection tour in Linyi in 2013.


2012

Linyi is rated as provincial model city in protecting aquatic ecosystem in 2012.


2011

Linyi is awarded with the high-profile honor National Civilized City in 2011.


2010

Linyi Normal College changes its name into Linyi University in 2010.


2009

Linyi is rated as advanced city in ecological conservation  2009.


2008

In 2008, Linyi wins honorary titles of China Geothermal City, China Market Town,etc


2007

Linyi is cited for 2007 China’s Top 10 Cities for Investment by Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2...


2006

Linyi’s Benghe Bridge (in Yimeng Road) is completed and opened to public in 2006


2005

Linyi Municipal Bureau of City Administration and Law Enforcement launched in 2005.


2004

Construction of Binhe Road (along Yihe River) starts in September, 2004


2003

Linyi NETDZ is established in 2003 under the authorization of State Council.


2002

Linyi People’s Square is built and opened to public in 2003


2001

A group of leaders from South Korea leaded by Mayor Kim Byeong Lu visit Linyi in June, 2001.


2000

Construction of Linyi People’s Square begins in 2000.


1999

Gymnasium of Linyi City starts to construct in 1999.


1998

Linyi Airport passes the examination and approval and opens to public in 1998.


1997

Main road in Linyi downtown named Yimeng Road is is widened in 1997.


1996

Xiaobudong Rubber Dam across Yihe River starts to construct in 1996.


1995

Linyi gets rid of poverty on the whole in 1995.


1994

Authorized strength of Linyi as county-level city is revoked in 1994, whereby Linyi City is set up.


1993

Linyi's urban area is devoured by floods in 1993.


1992

Linyi National High-tech Development Zone is set up in 1992.


1992

Linyi Jiuzhou Shopping Building and Linyi Taoyuan Wonderland open to public in 1992.


1991

Railway tickets for Spring Festival Rush are available in computer for Linyi's passengers in 1991.


1990

First Calligrapher Sage Cultural Festival is held in Linyi in May, 1990.


1989

Rizhao is divided from Linyi into an independent prefecture-level city in 1989.


1989

Yinqueshan Bamboo Slips Museum and Former Residence of Wang Xizhi open to public in 1989.


1988

Linyi’s first commercial complex Lantian Market is built up and opens to public in 1988.


1987

Linyi Huafeng clothing wholesale market is founded in 1987.


1986

Linyi’s first textile wholesale market is set up by Lantian Group in 1986.


1985

Linyi Railway Station begins to construct in 1985.


1984

A production brigade reconstitutes as Xiguan Community in 1984, whereby Linyi wholesale market gr...


1983

Construction of Linyi Coach Station is completed in 1983.


1978

Linyi Revolutionary Council is renamed Linyi Regional Prefectural Administration Office of Shando...