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History of Department of Sports of Taipei City Government

History of Department of Sports of Taipei City Government

February, 1956 Track and Field Preparatory Office was established.
Formal groundbreaking ceremony was held in April 1956.
Opening ceremony was held September 2, 1956.
May, 1956 Management organization was formulated. Rules and regulations were submitted and approved by the Taipei City Council.
November 7,1956 The Provincial Government officially named the office "Taipei Municipal Stadium", with Hsieh Tseng-hsun serving as first Director.
May,1958 Ouyang Yuan-tien was appointed Municipal Director.
1968 Lin Hong-tan, principal of Taipei Municipal Athletic College, was appointed concurrent Director.
1975 Amendments on organizational rules and regulations were approved by Executive Yuan. Seventeen people were formally employed (including Director, Personnel Manager and Accountant).
1977 Liu Sao-pen, principal of Taipei Municipal Athletic College, was appointed concurrent Director.
1985 Tsai Te-long, principal of Taipei Athletic College, was appointed concurrent Director.
1989 Organizational rules and regulations were amended. Number of personnel was increased to 31 (one part-time personnel officer)
1994 Cheng Hu, principal of Taipei Municipal Athletic College, was appointed concurrent Director.
December 1997 Kuan Wen Yan, lecturer at Taipei Physical Education College, was appointed concurrent Director.
July, 1998 Liu Chia-Tseng of the Department of Education was appointed concurrent Director. He was formally appointed as Director in October 1998.
August, 2004 Organization was upgraded to Taipei Sports Office. Liu Chia-Tseng was appointed Director, and number of personnel increased to 59.
February, 2007 Taipei track and field area was reconstructed in the original location.
February 2,2007 Liang Yong-fei was appointed Director of the Taipei Sports office.
February 21, 2008 Farng Jenn-Kuen was appointed Director of the Taipei Sports office.
May,2009 The Taipei track and field area were finished and approved by International Association of Athletics Federations(IAAF) first-level authentication.
March,2010 Sun Chin-Chuan was appointed Director of the Taipei Sports office.
March,2012 The Secretary General of Department of Civil Servant Development of Taipei City Government, Mr. Chen, Liang Hui, was re-designated as the Manager of Sports Office of Taipei City Government.
July 2, 2012 Proposal of establishment of Department of Sports in Taipei City Government and corresponding organization restructuring regulations was approved by Taipei City Council.
August 10, 2102 Sports Office was upgraded to Department of Sports of Taipei CityGovernment. Manager of the Market Administration Office of Taipei City Government, Mr. Ding, Rouh Tin was re-designated as the Deputy Commissioner and Acting Commissioner of this Department of Sports.
September 4, 2012 The manager of Integrated Planning Department of Sports of Affairs Council of Executive Yuan, Mr. Ho, Jin Liang, was re-designated as the Commissioner of this Department of Sports.
 October 28, 2014 The Engineering Superintendent of Taipei City Government, Mr. Ho, Jin Liang, was re-designated as the Commissioner of Department of Sports.
 December 25, 2014 The professor of National Changhua University of Education Department of Sport and The dean of department of social science and department of physical education. Mr. Yang, Jong her was re-designated as the Commissioner of This Department of Sports.
 February 5, 2015 The Deputy Commissioner of Department of Education of New Taipei City Government, Mr Hung, Chia-Wen , was elected as the Commissioner of Department of Sports.
June 21,2016 The Deputy Commissioner of Department of Sports Mr. Liu,Chia-Tseng was re-designated as the Commissioner of Department of Sports.
July 15,2016 The professor of University of Taipei Mr. Jeng, Fang-Fann was re-designated as the Commissioner of This Department of Sports.
 October 16,2017 The Deputy Commissioner of Department of Sports Mr. Tsai Peilin was re-designated as the Commissioner of Department of Sports.
January 26,2018 The professor of National Taiwan Sport University Mr. Li,Tzai-Li was re-designated the Commissioner of This Department of Sports.