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계룡시로고GYERYONG CITY

Introduction to Gyeryong City

History

Gyeryong City will continue to progress with its rich history.

Gyeryong City has historically been a key location since the Baekje Kingdom. With its elevation to city status, Gyeryong City will strive to become a small but plentiful city not just among Korea cites but among cities of the world.

HISTORY
BAEKJE
KINGDOM~
  • BAEKJE KINGDOMHWANGDEUNG YASAN COUNTRY
  • SILLA DYNASTYHWANGSAN COUNTRY
  • GORYO DYNASTYYEONSAN PREFECTURE
  • JOSEON DYNASTYYEONSAN PREFECTURE
1890
  • 1895Yeonsan County
1910
  • 1914Duma Township, Nonsan County
1980
  • 1983MND 620 Program
  • 1989Army and Air Force HQ Moved to GRD
1990
  • 1990Gyeryong Office installed under provincial government
  • 1990Gyeryong Office installed under government of South Chungcheong Province (Duma and Namseon Branch Offices installed)
  • 1991Presidential order for designation of “Special Gyeryong City Zone”
  • 1993Navy HQ moved to GRD
  • 1996Duma Township, Nonsan City (1996, Nonsan County→Nonsan City)
  • 1998Gyeryong and Jeungpyeong New Cities Bill presented to national assembly
2000
  • 2000.05.29.Bill rescinded due to termination of 15th national assembly
  • 2001.09.20.President promises special city designation upon visit to South Chungcheong Province
  • 2002.03.15.Provincial assembly passes “Proposal for Installation of Gyeryong City,” refers to congress
  • 2002.04.10.「Special Bill for the Installation of Gyeryong City」presented to national assembly (Administration and Autonomous Government Committee
  • 2003.04.21.National Assembly Administration and Autonomous Government Committee (Subcommittee on Legislation) reviews bill for city installation → review deferred
  • 2003.06.11.Additional bills for installation of Gyeryong City presented to national assembly
    • - Bill for Major Revision of Regional Autonomy Laws
    • - Bill for the Installation of Gyeryong City in South Chungcheong Province as Combined Urban and Agricultural City, etc.
  • 2003.06.30.Bill for city installation passed at 7th general session of the 240th provisional national assembly
  • 2003.07.18.Act for city installation announced (Law No.6929)
  • 2003.09.19.Gyeryong City Born
  • 2003.10.31.First democratically elected government takes office (Mayor Choi Hong-muk)
  • 2003.11.06.First session of the Gyeryong City Council
  • 2006.03.20.Office opened at Eomsa Township
  • 2006.05.02.Gyeryong Library opened
  • 2006.05.02.Public health center moved to new building
  • 2006.07.01.Second democratically elected government takes office (Mayor Choi Hong-muk)
  • 2006.07.05.Second term of the Gyeryong City Council begins
  • 2010.07.01.Third democratically elected government takes office (Mayor Lee Gi-Won)
  • 2010.07.01.Third term of the Gyeryong City Council begins
  • 2014.07.01.Fourth democratically elected government takes office (Mayor Choi Hong-muk)
  • 2014.07.01.Fourth term of the Gyeryong City Council begins