|Facts and Figures|
Pixl is a City-State located at
- 1 Transit
- 2 Tourism
- 3 Sports
- 4 Media
- 5 Global Affairs
- 6 Border Security
- 7 Regional Municipalities
- 8 History
Transit in Pixl is owned and operated by transportPixl. It currently operates the Downtown Pixl Express Train Service from C83 in the Pixl-Cliotis Region to Downtown Pixl, various bus services, and pixlRail
Pixl is also slated to be served by the Esti Mi Metro Network, where services in Pixl will be operated by transportPixl. Pixl is served by RaiLinQ and BluRail.
transportPixl is also responsible for Pixl's highway network, consisting of large controlled access freeways, and smaller regional highways (which differ from normal roads in Pixl in that they are maintained by transportPixl instead of the municipality, and that they are designed with higher top speeds in mind). Pixl's controlled access freeways, are numbered under the 400-series name. Even numbers (400) are north/south routes, and odd are east/west.
Some of the highways in Pixl, notably the three major freeways (Highway 400, 401, and 402) are part of the larger MRT highway network, and as such are concurrently labeled with their A/B road naming counterparts. For example, the section of B751 that passes through Pixl is labeled concurrently as B71/Hwy-402. Another example is B752/Hwy-401, which is concurrently labeled with both it's Pixl and MRT highway designation throughout it's entire span.
Pixl Highway 400 (part of the B753 Highway)is a north/south highway in Pixl's east end. It begins at the Pixl-Espil border to the south continuing as B753, and terminates to the north at Hwy-401/B752.
At it's southern terminus, Hwy-400 continues as B753 into Espil, where it interchanges with B750 and B751 (connecting to Espil Ecilidae Airport), and finally terminates at Waverly.
Pixl Highway 401 (concurrently as B752) is a east/west highway, and is Pixl's oldest and longest highway (not including B-class highways running into other cities). It terminates to the east at A76, and to the west at Hwy-402/B71. A large section of Hwy-401 (between the Cliotis Region and Downtown Pixl) was built before modern Pixl highway standards, and as such this section has a speed limit of 90 km/h, instead of the standard 100 km/h of the 400-class highways in Pixl.
Pixl Highway 402 (part of the B751 Highway) is a north/south highway towards Pixl's west end. It begins at the Pixl-Espil border to the south, continuing as B751, and continues north to Xandar as B751.
Outside of Pixl B751 continues south into Espil, where it interchanges with B750, then turns east, runs through EEA, interchanges with B753 (which is Hwy-400 in Pixl), and terminates at A76. Hwy-402/B751 also continues north of Pixl, where it enter Xandar, then terminates at A78.
Esti Mi (Subway)
Pixl is serviced by EstiNet's Esti Mi subway network, operated by transportPixl. The first line to be extended is Line 6 Avenue. This will be followed by Line 1 Genesis, Line 5 Lizi, and Line 13 Enili (which will lay entirely within Pixl).
The Esti Mi network will supplement Pixl's existing transit systems, including the EDTS and Pixl Rail.
On July 31, 2018, transportPixl announced the immediate construction of Terminal 1 of the Pixl Vinayaka International Airport. Initial construction of Terminal 1 will be smaller, airfield sized, with expansions and Terminal 2 coming soon.
transportPixl will announce when gates will be open to claim by airlines.
Pixl has a large tourism sector. The government department responsible for promoting tourism in Pixl is tourismPixl.
tourismPixl funds and builds many of the tourist attractions in Pixl, and is responsible for promoting Pixl abroad.
The Government of Pixl runs the Pixl Broadcasting Corporation. The PBC is a crown corporation that runs various TV and Radio Channels, both locally in Pixl and to other regions of the MRT.
Pixl is a communications hub, with state of the art telecommunications infrastructure.
The department of Global Affairs works to expand Pixl's global presence, and facilities the growth and expansion of cities across the MRT.
Global Affairs Pixl (GAP) has it's main headquarters in Central City. This is due to it's ease of access and neutral location. GAP also has an office building in Downtown Pixl, and offices in the Pixl Global Outreach Centre.
Pixl is a part of the Southwestern Allied Territories, and is in the Estify Region.
The Pixl Border Services Agency (PBSA) is the government agency responsible for border enforcement, immigration enforcement, and customs services. As the national security threat to Pixl is quite low, the Government of Pixl and PBSA opts to keep a fairly relaxed border security policy. Nevertheless, Pixl still has extensive border security, customs, and immigration infrastructure.
Being a part of the Estify Region (along with Espil and Aprix), citizens that live in the Estify Region benefit from open border crossing, and do not need to report to the PBSA upon entering Pixl. Citizens who live outside of the Estify Region must report to the PBSA. Major highway and roads typically contain a PBSA Border Crossing. For roads without border services, or for transit such as the MRT, citizens must report to the nearest PBSA Reporting Centre within 24 hours of their arrival in Pixl. Failure to comply can result in a fine.
Pixl is split up into various regional municipalities. Each region provides various services (For example, road maintenance, water, etc).
Regional Municipality of Cliotis
The Pixl-Cliotis region consists of the former City of Cliotis (Former Mayor: Cliotey). It is the oldest region of Pixl. The Pixl-Cliotis region is encircled by Hwy-100, acting as the regions outer bounds, with the northern bound being Hwy-401/B752.
Regional Municipality of Pixlate
Towards the South of Pixl is the border of Pixl and the City of Espil (specifically, at the mid-point of Estify Rd.). The Pixlate region is home to Pixl's busiest land border crossing, the Genesis Avenue crossing, operated by the Pixl Border Services Agency.
This region, towards the west, is the Downtown Core of Pixl (centered on Pixl Rd). It is administrative and economic centre of Pixl, home to many corporate offices, government buildings, and the Pixl City Hall.
Regional Municipality of Pixl-on-the-Lake
Pixl-on-the-Lake is Pixl's planned tourism district, located on Pixl's Waterfront, west of Hwy-400/B751.
Regional Municipality of Pixl North
Pixl North is Pixl's planned low-density residential (suburb) district of Pixl.
Initially founded only a couple days after Seshpenguin's unbanning from the server, Pixl itself has a rich history behind it. Beneath the Pixl-Cliotis region, there are artifacts from the beginning of Gamma from the previous city, which has since been demolished. Pixl, as we know it today, was initially founded about 2 years ago as Avult, owned by Nano69. Later, Applearon, took over and renamed the city Kloyne. After, the city was renamed to Cliotis, owned by Cliotey. Finally, Seshpenguin took over the city. It was initially named "Scyfil", a recommendation by EspiDev, but Seshpenguin later decided to name the city Pixl.
To this day, Pixl continues to expand, and is at the forefront of standards for a modern city.