Meet with Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins and visit DART (Dallas Area Rapid Transit) / Mayor Cheng: May our friendship last forever to open up more opportunities
Taoyuan City Mayor Cheng Wen-Tsan began his visit to the United States from July 6 to July 17, 2019. On the morning of July 8 (U.S. time), Mayor Cheng first headed to Dallas County Government Office to visit Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins. Mayor Cheng mentioned that Taoyuan City and Dallas County Government has become sister cities since 2007. Moreover, airports and MRT companies in Taoyuan and Dallas are sister companies. There are many similarities between Taoyuan and Dallas. For example, both of the two cities are airline hubs. Dallas Fort Worth International Airport is the airline hub in United States. Currently, Taoyuan is promoting the Air City Development Plan, hoping to strengthen exchanges and cooperation in terms of shipping, industry, culture and education. Mayor Cheng said that it has been 8 years since Clay Jenkins, Dallas County Judge' s last visited Taiwan, so he invited him to visit Taiwan with sincerity. He hoped that the friendship between the two cities last forever to open up more opportunities.