About Hosakote HPA (Hosakote Planning Authority)
Hosakote HPA (Hosakote Planning Authority) is a nodal agency responsible for Hosakote Region. Hosakote is a taluk in Bangalore Rural District. Headquartered at the Hosakote town, it consists of five hoblis – Anugondanahalli, Jadigenahalli, Kasaba, Nandagudi and Sulibele. Agriculture, Apiculture and Horticulture are primary occupations of people here, although the industrialization in the recent times in Hosakote and places around has thrown up new opportunities for the people. Hosakote is the largest taluk in Karnataka having 333 villages. Hosakote town is the headquarters of the Hosakote Taluk, and lies at the intersection of NH-4 and NH-207 and as such is a busy town with both resident and floating population.
Objectives of Hosakote HPA (Hosakote Planning Authority)
- Carrying out integrated planning and physical development of declared urban areas.
- Formulating and submitting development plans, including capital investment plans.
- Undertaking the execution of development projects and schemes.
- Formulating and implementing urban land use policy.
- Developing environmental standards and preparing schemes for the environmental improvement of urban areas.
- Providing technical planning services.
- Preparation and implementation of regional Plans, Master plans, New township Plans and Town Improvement Schemes.
- Promoting research and development of new techniques in City planning, Urban Development and Housing Construction.
- To promote and secure better planning and development of the state.
In order to achieve its objectives, Hosakote HPA operational frame work and area of focus revolves around:
- Creating affordable housing using environment-friendly building materials and cost-effective building technologies.
- Creating self-contained and self-sustaining residential complexes in the shape of Urban Estate/Integrated Townships.
- Undertaking projects which focus on promoting urban development, developing commercial complexes, creating state-of-the art infrastructure.
- Optimum utilization of vacant government lands to generate additional resources for the State government for financing city redevelopment, regeneration and other infrastructural development.
- Create ethos of conversation to enhance overall development in the state.