Chitlapakkam Master Plan 2026 has been created for Chitlapakkam Town. Chitlapakkam is a Residential Locality in Chennai metropolitan area, in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Chitlapakkam is a fast-developing Neighborhood, located about 7 km south from the Chennai International Airport. The neighborhood is served by Tambaram Sanatorium railway station, which is 2 km from the locality.
Proximity to major suburbs, such as Pallavaram, Chromepet, Selaiyur, Tambaram Sanatorium, and Tambaram aids in the development of the township. As of 2001 India census, Chitlapakkam had a population of 25,292. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. The latitude of Chitlapakkam is 12.932450 and the longitude is 80.142677. It is located between the 12° 55′ 56.8200” N and 80° 8′ 33.6372” E.
Objectives of Chitlapakkam Master Plan 2026
The objective of the Chitlapakkam Master Plan 2026 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Chitlapakkam Master Plan 2026 in order to promote, guide and rationalize. The future growth and development of the urban centres, it will be critical to define their growth framework The future growth framework of the urban centres are defined by the Master Plan/Development Plans which are evolved for each settlement at individual level. Chitlapakkam Master Plan 2026 has been considered as one of the most effective mechanism to promote planned growth of the urban centres. It lays down the road map, agenda and framework within which the city growth is envisioned. It provides a tool for the authorities to take decision with regard to current and future development related issues.
Chitlapakkam Master Plan 2026 provides the framework for rationalizing the orderly movement of traffic and transportation within the city and defines the area for laying down net-work of various services. The plan is used for promoting integrated development of the urban centre by rationalizing its pattern of land use and their interrelationship. It also defines the strategies and solutions for overcoming the existing problems of the urban centres and to overcome its infrastructural and service related inadequacies. In addition, it provides options for accommodating the future addition to population which is likely to come to the urban centre due to natural growth and migration. Master Plan acts as a tool for determining the infrastructure cost which would be required to make the city sustainable. The plans offer futuristic solutions by laying down agenda for its growth and development.
Development Goals of Chitlapakkam Master Plan 2026
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable