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  • 1. Urban Form and Sustainability
    B.R. Balachandran
    alchemy urban systems (p) ltd.
    www.alchemyurban.com
  • 2. Urban form
    People, activities and systems for communication
  • 3. Land Use and Transport Integration
  • 4. What?
    Aligning higher orderland use and greater densities along corridors of greater access and higher capacity
  • 5. Why?
    • Transit oriented development is smart and cool
    • 6. Optimizes use of serviced urban land
    • 7. Optimizes use of infrastructure, makes transportation systems viable and makes the city more eco-friendly
  • How?
    • Declare higher FSI along mass transit routes
    • 8. Tell people they can ‘TDR’
    … ExpectoIntegrum!!!
  • 9. How?
  • 10. How?
  • 11. THANK YOU
  • 12. REALLY?
  • 13. Planning for land use and transport integration
    • Undertake detailed micro-level planning exercises
    • 14. Plan land uses
    • 15. Plan density/FSI
    • 16. Plan next level of road network
  • FSI Regime
  • 17. Planning for land use transport integration
    SOME ADDITIONAL ADVANTAGES
    It is possible to integrate principles of urban design and landscape design at this scale
    There is more space in the public domain
    Pedestrian pathways and bicycle tracks can be effectively integrated into street design
    Plazas and community spaces can be created
    Street vendors and hawkers can be integrated
  • 18. Strategies for implementation
    Use land pooling mechanism with or without TDR
    Land banks can be created for value accrual to authorities
    Additional Development Rights can be sold
    Create regulation to enable market action
    Amalgamation/sub-division at strategic locations
    Redevelopment with greater set-backs
    Use participatory mechanisms and bring in land owners as equity partners in the process
    Use land acquisition with active private sector participation, etc, etc, etc…
  • 19. It is lucrative to undertake land use and transport integration
    Value accrual from
    Sale of government land
    Development Charges
    Additional Development Rights
    PimpriChinchwad Municipal Corporation’s revenue potential was about 7000 crores over 15 years
  • 20. THANK YOU
    alchemy urban systems (p) ltd.
    241, 5th C Main, 2nd block, HRBR Layout,
    Bangalore – 560043 . Ph: 080 – 41614784
    www.alchemyurban.com