Markapur Master Plan

Markapur Master Plan has been created for Markapur. The land use structure has been explained on the basis of Markapur Master Plan.

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Markapur Master Plan has been created for Markapur it is a town in Prakasam district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is a municipality and the headquarters of Markapur mandal in Markapur revenue division. As of 2011 the town had a population of 71,092. It has radio station.. Markapur is located at 15.73°N 79.28°E. It has an average elevation of 145 meters (475 ft).

Markapur is located on the Thokapalli – Nadayal State Highway. Railway station is 5 km from town. It is a part of the Guntur division of South Central Railway division. The railway line from Vijayawada to Guntakal passes through this station.

Vision of Markapur Master Plan

The objective of the Markapur Master Plan is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Markapur Master plan in order to promote, guide and rationalize. The future growth and development of the urban centers, it will be critical to define their growth framework. The future growth framework of the urban centers is defined by the Master Plan/Development Plans which are evolved for each settlement at individual level. Markapur Master Plan has been considered as one of the most effective mechanism to promote planned growth of the urban centers. 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.

Markapur Master Plan 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 centers 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 Markapur Master Plan

  • Socially beneficial
  • Regionally connected
  • Environmentally sustainable
  • Financially Viable
  • Institutionally Executable and;
  • Politically acceptable

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