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Saporo ( ???, Sapporo-shi ) is the fifth biggest town in Japan by number of inhabitants and the biggest town on the Hokkaido in the north of Japan.... Hokkaido is the prefecture's main town and a town determined by decree. The new Meiji administration in 1868, the official year of the " Nativity " of Sapporo, came to the conclusion that the Hokkaido administration centre, which was the harbour of Hakodate at the beginning, was inappropriate for the defence and further expansion of the Isle.
Even the plains themselves offered an unusual large area of shallow, well dewatered lands, which is relatively unusual in the otherwise hilly Hokkaidoography. In 1870-1871, Kuroda Kiyotaka, deputy chair of the Hokkaido Development Commission (Kaitaku-shi), turned to the US administration for support in the development of the country. Around the Odori Park, building work has begun which has been preserved to this day as a strip of greenery from the leisure area that forms the centre of the town.
It followed a raster map with roads at right angle to urban block. Hokkaido's ongoing Japanese growth proceeded primarily through the immediate southward movement from the major Isle of Honshu, and the wealth of Hokkaido and its principal town in particular increased to such an extent that the Development Commission was considered superfluous and eliminated in 1882.
In 1876 Edwin Dun (oyatoi gaikokujin) came to Sapporo to found farms for lambs and males. From 1876 to 1877, William S. Clark (oyatoi gaikokujin), who was the Chairman of the Massachusetts Agricultural College (now the University of Massachusetts Amherst), was appointed Founder Deputy Chairman of Sapporo Agricultural College (now Hokkaido University) for only eight month.
The Tohoku Imperial University was founded in Sendai Miyagi Prefecture in 1907, and the Sapporo Agricultural College was supervised by the University. In 1910 parts of the neighboring towns such as Sapporo Village, Naebo Village, Kami Shiroishi Village and those in which the Tonden-hei had set up were incorporated into Sapporo-ku. Sapporo Streetcar was opened in 1918, and Hokkaido Imperial University was founded in Sapporo-ku as the fifth Imperial University in Japan.
In Sapporo another railway was run, the J?zankei Trainroad, which was finally eliminated in 1969. 1922 the new urban system was proclaimed by the Tokyo administration and Sapporo-ku was formally transformed into Sapporo Town. 3 ] The urban bus system of Sapporo was launched in 1930. Sapporo was elected host of the 1940 Winter Olympics in 1937, but due to the eruption of the Second Sino-Japanese War it was canceled next year.
In the last few weeks of the Second World War, on 14 and 15 July 1945, 30 B-29 B-29 Superwar Force aircraft launched 889 tonnes of E-46 500 pounds of fire and 500 pounds of T4E4 explosive ordnance in Sapporo at noon in two different aerial attacks. The resulting fire storm resulted in 190 civilian deaths, 6,788 injuries, 78,000 other homelessness, and many buildings burnt a combined 17.5 per cent of the town, which was devastated by Allied bombing on Hokkaido.
It was rebuilt after the end of the Great Wall. The Sapporo Dome was built in 2001, and in 2002 it played three matches during the 2002 FIFA World Cup: Germany vs Saudi Arabia, Argentina vs England and Italy vs Ecuador, all in the first round.
In 2003 Fumio Ueda was for the first times appointed to the office of Sapporo's major. In 2004 Sapporo became home to a Nippon Professional baseball squad, Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters, who won the 2006 Japan Series, and the Winning Season took place in February 2007 at Ekimae-D?ri (a road in front of Sapporo Station).
Saporo is a town in the southwestern part of the Ishikari Plain and the flood plains of the Toyohira River, a tributary of the Ishikari River. Occupying the west and south parts of Sapporo are a number of mountain ranges such as Mount Teine, Maruyama and Mount Moiwa as well as many streams such as the Ishikari River, the Toyohira River and the S?sei River.
Saporo has many theme parks, among them Odori Park, which is situated in the centre of the town and organises a series of year round activities and festivities. The Moerenuma Park is also one of the biggest in Sapporo and was designed by Isamu Noguchi, a Japanese-American painter and landscapist.
Saporo has ten stations (?, ku): Sapporo Art Park houses an art gallery with outside facilities and a sculptural park, as well as Takeo Arishima's old farm. The Sapporo Ramen Yokocho and Norubesa (a ferris wheeled building) are located in the Susukino area. It also has the Tanuki K?ji Shoppin Arcade, the oldest commercial center in the town.
Maruyama Gardens is next to the Hokkaido Shrine and is home to the Maruyama Zoo. It is also one of the most important Hokkaido wildlife areas for many species of bird. One of the best places to see the beautiful view of Asahiyama is the Asahiyama Memorial Gardens. The Sapporo Lilac Festival in May. Lila was taken to Sapporo in 1889 by the US teacher Sarah Clara Smith.
The Sapporo Wildlife Illumination is enjoyed by many from November to January. Sapporo is known as the home of the Sapporo brewery and the famous wheat biscuit "shiroi koibito" (????), also the place where he was born. 24 ] The Kouraku River Meitengai in Susukino County, an alleyway that has been bordered by many misco River restaurant since 1951.
The Ganso Sapporo Yokocho was founded in the same place after its destruction due to Olympic Games in Sapporo. In 1966, a grocery store called Sanyo Foods began selling ready-made products under the Sapporo Ichiban name. Haskap, a locally grown cultivar of eatable goatskin, similar to bilberries, is a Sapporo speciality.
Sapporo's other specialties are Suppencurry, a vegetable and hen or other meat stew, and the grilled meat stew Dschingis Khan, also known as Genghis Khan. The Sapporo Sweets is a pastry shop with many Hokkaido products and the Sapporo Sweets competition takes place yearly. 25 ] Sapporo is also known for crisp food such as cannabis, echinoid and cancer.
Built in 2001, the Sapporo Dome currently hosts the Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo football club, the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters handball club and the Levanga Hokkaido Basketball group. Saporo was chosen to hold the Winter Olympics from 3 to 12 February 1940, but Japan had to return the Games to the IOC after the outbreak of the Second Sino-Japanese War in 1937.
Sapporo organized the 11th Winter Olympics in 1972. Sapporo Olympics officials have said the town is considering bidding for the 2026 or 2030 Winter Olympics. Downtown forecasts it will be up to 456 euros. Niseko, the second fastest place in the word, would be the location of the Alpine course, while the town would be next to Sapporo Cathedral, the story goes.
27 ] In 2002 Sapporo organised three group football fixtures of the FIFA World Cup at the Sapporo Dome. Sapporo organized several basketball world championship 2006 and women's volleyball world championship 2006 in 2006. Sapporo organized the FIS World Nordic Championships in Sapporo Dome, Miyanomori Skisprung, Okurayama Skisprung and Shirahatayama Langlauf in 2007.
She was the hosts of two Asian Winter Games and organised the Asian Winter Games 2017 with Obihiro. Downhill is still an important sports in Sapporo, with almost all kids having downhill as part of their schedule. Inside the town there are commercially located resorts like Moiwayama, Bankeiyama, KobaWorld, Sapporo Teine and Fu's.
Sapporo has many sport arenas and cupolas, some of which have been declared the venue of sport contests. Sapporo Community Dome, also known under the acronym " Tsu Dome ", has housed the Goldene Markt, a giant garage sale fair that usually takes place twice a year, along with some sporting activities.
Makomanai Ice Arena, in Makomanai Park, was one of the locations of the 1972 Sapporo Olympic Games. Other large sporting facilities are the Makomanai Open Stadium, the Tsukisamu Dome, the Maruyama Baseball Stadium and the Hokkaido Prefectural Sport Center. The Toyota Big Air is a big annual snowboard festival that takes place in Sapporo Dome.
J. Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo (J1 in 1998, 2001-2002, 2008, 2012, 2017-today; J2 in 1999-2000, 2003-2007, 2009-2011, 2013-2016) . As of September 30, 2016, the town has an approximate 1,947,097 inhabitants and a demographic concentration of 1,700 people per square kilometre (4,500 people per square metre). Saporo has one tram line, three JR Hokkaido routes, three metro routes and JR buses, Chuo buses and other buses.
The Sapporo subway train has tires with tires. There are two aerodromes to the Sapporo area: The Okadama and New Chitose aerodromes, a major cosmopolitan aerodrome in Chitose, 48 kilometres away, are linked by frequent express train services in about 40 min.
There is an aerodrome shuttles service to all Sapporo hotel destinations throughout the year. Established in 2005, SkyExpress also provides transportation to and from various Hokkaido skiing areas, such as Niseko. There are two privately owned and operated foreign language colleges in the city: Sapporo town. "Town of Sapporo". Opening ceremony of the Hokkaido Shinkansen trip by Hakodate to Sapporo by rail during the exploration tour.
Sapporo town. "Sapporo General Overview" (PDF). Town of Sapporo via Web.Archive.org (in English and Japanese). "Hokkaido International Airlines. Sapporo, the Confectionery Republic. Olympic Games: The Sapporo Show JOC 2026 Winter Games Plan". kyodonews.net. Town of Sapporo. ikimedia Commons has content that refers to Sapporo.