Young urban designers to transform Pashan Sus road

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Under the Smart Cities Mission, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs held a Street Design Competition titled Streets for People. The national level initiative chose Pashan – Sus from Pune Municipal Corporation limits to identify the necessary development of the road by the residents of this area.

To seek suggestions and objections, a two day programme was held in the area, wherein the residents of the Pashan -Sus area were asked about their dream about the design of the road from the neighbourhood. A lot of activities such as games, Zumba, laughter yoga, Chai Pe Charcha with the PMC officials were held.

The programme was organised by Deenkar Gojare, road department, local NGO’s, artists from Abhinav Kala Mahavidyalaya. In the first stage of the initiative, a competition was held wherein the best design by an architect or urban designer – professional and student will display in an exhibition. In the next stage, suggestions shall be invited from the citizens of the area. The work for development of this road shall be completed in the next two years. To send your feedback, suggestions or raise objections do write on – [email protected]