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Town Planning

Gujarat Town Planning and Urban Development Act, 1976

Background – Gujarat Town Planning and Urban Development Act a pioneer act of planned urban development in India For the process of Town Planning in India, the Bombay Town Planning Act, 1915 was first introduced in India. Concerning with the matters of urban development, the Act empowered local authorities for controlled land use and development. …

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Mixed Use Development

Mixed Use Development | Demand, Barrier & Implementation

Introduction – Need for mixed use development The need of having mixed use arised due to various reasons. There was a significant lifestyle change that occurred in the mid-20th century due to sedentary habits of the people during that time and which continued till date (Schmitz and Scully 2006). This resulted in the design of …

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The Slum Areas (improvement and clearance) Act, 1956

Slum Areas improvement and clearance Act

The Slum Areas improvement and clearance Act 1956 The act focuses on improvement and clearance of slum areas in certain Union Territories and protection of tenants in such areas from eviction. Apart from this identification and notification of slum areas, slum improvement area & declaration of slum clearance area. Description of Slum Under this act …

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Perspective Plan

Scope & Purpose of Perspective Plan as per UDPFI guidelines

What is a Perspective Plan Perspective planning is a blueprint regarding the objectives and targets of long run growth. The perspective plan is not just a plan, rather to attain certain objectives and targets; the perspective plan is divided into certain smaller plans. A Perspective Plan is a long term (20-25 years) written document supported by …

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