After the end of the 107-year flood season, the Ministry of Economic Affairs of the Ministry of Economic Affairs grasped the dredging golden period of low water level in the dry season, and strengthened the dredging with the Kaohsiung City Government and the Pingtung County Government. The Gaoping River Basin has been dredged by 6.68 million cubic meters in 107 years, greatly improving the river flood space, maintaining the safety of rivers and bridges, improving the ability of disaster prevention and response, and taking into account the continuous and stable supply of high-screen and sandstone market in Tainan.
The Gaoping area was planned to be dredged by the Seventh River Bureau in 8.2 million cubic meters, the Pingtung County Government planned to dredge 4.2 million cubic meters, the Kaohsiung City Government planned to dredge 500,000 cubic meters, and the year of Gaoping River is expected to dredge 1090 Ten cubic meters. In January 2008, it has been dredged by 3.002 million cubic meters (about 4 million tons), which is enough to supply raw materials for sand and gravel in Kaohsiung, Pingtung and Tainan.
In addition, Gaopingxi opened the Chedouping strategy in the river area to increase the number of sand and gravel trucks, and on February 23 this year, under the leadership of the Public Works Committee; visited the sandstone industry in Kaohsiung, Pingtung and Tainan in the south. The four large-scale ready-mixed concrete manufacturers all indicated that the supply of raw materials of Gaopingxi sandstone was normal at the present stage, and the ready-mixed concrete for the ready-mixed sandstone after processing was innocent.
Gaoping River continues to provide uninterrupted dredging and continuous supply of raw materials for sand and gravel in Kaohsiung, Pingtung and Tainan, and continues to roll over to stabilize the supply of sand in the southern region.
Source: Ministry of Economic Affairs R.O.C