• Code PUD23135
  • Faculty Planning
  • Tutor/s Umesh Shurpali,Rutul Joshi,Nitika Bhakuni,Ravi Sannabhadti,Anil kumar Roy,Tarun Patel,Maulik Chauhan,Arjun Joshi,Rushil Palavajjhala ,Jay Bhanushali,Tarunkumar Sharma


The evolution of Nava Naroda, Ahmedabad, reflects urbanization driven by factors like industrialization, policy changes, and infrastructure development. The study delves into the intricacies of street networks, land use, and built form, highlighting challenges such as parking dominance over walkability. The analysis of Nava Naroda's road network emphasizes connectivity and hierarchy irregularities, impacting walkability. Land use study reveals a mix of residential and commercial developments, with a focus on sub-arterial roads. The proposal addresses the lack of public spaces, suggesting the acquisition of private lands for park development through a public-private partnership. Housing choices in Nava Naroda are influenced by migration patterns, job centers like GIDCs, and affordability. The study recognizes the interplay of factors shaping the housing market, emphasizing the need for sustainable urban planning. The public infrastructure review discusses waste management and water supply, highlighting challenges like improper waste segregation. The proposal advocates for private sector involvement in park maintenance to address financial constraints. In conclusion, Nava Naroda's urban dynamics are shaped by a complex interplay of historical, economic, and social factors. The study underscores the importance of holistic urban planning for sustainable development in peri-urban neighborhoods like Nava Naroda.