Importance Of Town Planning

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Aditya Shrivastava- ME construction management, Bhoomi shah- TE civil , Chaitanya Shastri- TE civil
Sardar Patel College of Engineering
Town Planning has been the most talked about topic among architects and civil engineers.
It is a technical and political process concerning with the land use and the design of living environments to guide the orderly development of settlements and communities. It concerns itself with strategic thinking, architecture, urban design, public consultation, policy recommendations, implementation and management.
Proper utilization of land resource helps in achieving self sufficiency and sustainability for a town which further ensures that overall economic and environmental objectives are attained. This paper highlights the planning of urban transport, with prime focus on Roadways.
Being the major life line of any town, roadways serve as a key towards sustainability and development of any town. Hence, proper planning of existing road system is required to minimize traffic congestion as far as possible. It also highlights that citizen involvement can significantly help the local authority to implement the most practical plans.
resource. traffic congestion, citizen involvement, land
The term town planning is used to indicate the arrangement of various components or units of a town in such a way that the town as

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