DEVELOPMENT OF PROSPECTIVE MASTER LAND USE PLANS FOR TEHSIL LEVEL CITIES OF PUNJAB

The LG&CD Department is going to undertake a project to gather data / information and development of Master Land Use Plans in Punjab Cities to attain the following objectives:

  • To regulate growth of cities in a planned, scientific and environmentally sustainable way
  • Allocate land for various uses resulting in harmonious and sustainable distribution of activities
  • To work out rational land and infrastructure requirements for various urban needs for future
  • Reconstructing the developed areas and improved traffic circulation
  • To save precious land by zoning.¬†
  • To minimize the effects of overcrowding of population such as shortage of houses, traffic congestion, inadequate open spaces and insufficient public amenities, etc.
  • To work out institutional needs and regulations for such plan¬†

The Master Land Use Plans so developed will address the issues of haphazard growth, traffic congestion, inadequate open spaces and infrastructure requirements for various urban needs for future.