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Last update date October 18, 2018

Origin of the place name

According to the legend, there are three origins called "Tomizuka" "ten mound" "rich mound" in the place name of "Tozuka".
In addition, it is written in luck of Tomizuka Yahata (Totsukamachi) (the outside site) that Osamu Tozuka Rokuro friend fine weather and the descendant came to invite to development of this ground with "Tozuka" in the latter period of the Heian era as they made an effort.

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1601(1601)

Tokaido establishment

1604(1604)

Tozuka accommodation (the outside site) establishment

1856(1856)

Cherry blossoms plant a tree in the Kashio River

1859(1859)June 2

The Yokohama opening of a port

1873(1873)

The Tomizuka school building (current Tozuka Elementary School) opening of a school
(in addition, 20 several schools found a school in ward)

1887(1887)

It is set up Totsuka Station by Tokaido Line opening

1933(1933)

The Tozuka racetrack (the outside site) completion (Yoshida-cho later to Gumizawa-cho)

1937(1937)

Totsuka Station East Exit establishment

1939(1939)April 1

One town 7 in Kamakura county or village (in Totsukamachi, Kawakami-mura, Toyotamura Wada-mura, Hongo-mura, Seya village, Nakagawa-mura, Taisho village) is merged with Yokohama-shi, and Totsuka Ward is born (population: the number of about 36,000 households: about 6,000 households)

1946(1946)October

The Totsuka-ku's first welfare for the elderly facility "Land old people's home of the Holy Mother" opening of a Diet session (existing 4, Harajuku)

1947(1947)April

5 junior high school opening of a school of Okazu, Taisho, Tozuka, neutralization field, Hongo, 7 national elementary schools of Tozuka, Toyoda, neutralization field, the upper part of a river, Hongo, Taisho, Okazu become elementary school

1952(1952)May

Cherry blossoms tree planting begins in the Kashio River (2,000 saplings of Yoshino cherry tree)

October

We supply 50,000 families in water pipe laying construction completion ward between Nishiya water purification plant (Hodogaya Ward) - Tozuka with water and start

1955(1955)February

Autocrat road (the outside site) is opened (in Route 1 firmness slope - Osaka)

1957(1957)April

The first "Tozuka Sakura Festival" holding (Kashio riverbank)

1959(1959)October

Yokohama Shindo (the outside site) is opened (Hodogaya Ward - Kamiyabe-cho)

1962(1962)March

Telephone of Tozuka telegram telephone exchange office jurisdiction, auto-dial-type from hand operation that operator connects

1964(1964)August

Yokohama dreamland opening of the park (Matanocho)

1965(1965)May

Totsuka Ward synthesis government building is completed at 157-3, Totsukamachi

1969(1969)October

Seya Ward is share ward from Totsuka Ward

1971(1971)November

Totsuka Ward becomes the biggest population scale in 14 wards (we pull Tsurumi Ward in 254,620 people)

1975(1975)October

Population of Totsuka Ward becomes maximum in ordinance-designated city administrative sections of the whole country (we make hole through Nishi-ku, Fukuoka-shi in 339,421 people)

1977(1977)November

The first "Tozuka inhabitant of a ward Festival" holding

1978(1978)October

The ward's first Tozuka district center, the Tozuka public hall opening (Totsukamachi)

November

The Tozuka library opening (Totsukamachi)

November

The first "Tozuka inhabitant of a ward school festival" holding

1980(1980)October

Higashi-Totsuka Station starts a business

1984(1984)April

The Tozuka sports center opening (Kamikuratacho)

1985(1985)April

The Meiji Gakuin University Yokohama school building opening of a school (Kamikuratacho)

1986(1986)November

Totsuka Station East Exit redevelopment building "rapisu Tozuka" opening

November

Sakae Ward, Izumi Ward is share ward from Totsuka Ward

1987(1987)May

Subway Totsuka Station starts a business

1988(1988)September

The Yokohama woman forum opening (Kamikuratacho) (existing gender equality center Yokohama)

1989(1989)October

The ward's first Higashitotsuka service counter in the city hall establishment, the Totsuka area nursing center opening (Kawakami-cho)

1993(1993)May

The ward's first Kamiyabe community care plaza opening ("meet", and add authority of mentally-disabled person place facility) (Kamiyabe-cho)

1994(1994)October

Totsuka Station West Exit redevelopment business city planning decision

1996(1996)April

Maioka Park entire surface opening of the park (Maiokacho)

1999(1999)August

Subway Totsuka Station - Shonandai Station opening

2002(2002)February

Yokohama dreamland close (Matanocho)

2006(2006)April

The Yokohama College of Pharmacy opening of a school (Matanocho dreamland ruins)

2007(2007)March

Municipal graveyard memorial green opening of the park (Matanocho dreamland ruins)

October

Totsuka Station West Exit redevelopment groundbreaking ceremony

2008(2008)April

Matano Park entire surface opening of the park (Matanocho dreamland ruins)

2009(2009)March

"totsuka inhabitant of a ward activity center" and Totsuka Ward area child care support base "tottono bud" opening (Kawakami-cho)

April 1

The Tozuka constituency system 70th anniversary

2010(2010)April

It is completed for Totsuka Station West Exit redevelopment first stage

December

Construction to make three dimensional of Harajuku intersection is completed

2011(2011)March

The Great East Japan Earthquake is generated

2013(2013)February

Totsuka Ward synthesis government building (16-17, Totsukamachi) is completed

March

Totsuka Station West Exit redevelopment business completion
Totsuka Ward synthesis government building (157-3, Totsukamachi) and Totsuka Station service counter in the city hall move to 16-17, Totsukamachi

2014(2014)January

Tozuka University railroad crossing deck is the public in-service start

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