Preparation of New Development Plan for Kandy MC Area
BACKGROUND of Kandy MC area
Kandy MC area Declared as a Urban Development Area in 1979.
Kandy Town Development Plan for2002-2016 was Gazette in 2002 by UDA.
Sri Dalada Maligawa and surrounding area gazette as a Sacred area in 1984.
Kandy declared as a World Heritage City (UNESCO -1988 ).
City Population 1,30,000
Transient Population (per day) 1,60,000
Employment (per day) 90,000
Education (per day) 60,000
Local & Foreign Tourists & Pilgrims (per day) 6,000
Vehicle Arrival Per day 56,085
Commuter population (Per day) 600,000
Identified Key Economic Activities in Kandy
World Heritage City
Administrative Capital of Central Province
Financial & Economic Hub
Environmental Sensitive Area
Considered Factors for Urban Development
Financing for the Project
Impact to Traffic & Transportation
Kandy Transport Improvement Programme
Development Zoning Plan
Preparation of planning and building regulations
Special area development Guide plan
Short term, medium term and long term Action Projects