About AHADB Amravati (Amravati Housing & Area Development Board)
AHADB Amravati (Amravati Housing & Area Development Board) was established on 22nd July 1992 vide GR No. 2679/B, of Government of Maharashtra and judiciary Department. The Board is functioning at Regional Head Quarters at Amravati having territory over 5 Districts of Amravati Division namely, Amravati, Akola, Yavatmal, Buldhana and Washim Districts. Previously above districts were under Nagpur Housing & Area Development Board. Subsequently, the Amravati Board was formed by splitting Nagpur Board. The Board is functioning under superintendence and control of the Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority, Mumbai.
Objectives of AHADB Amravati (Amravati Housing & Area Development Board)
- Carrying out integrated planning and physical development of declared urban areas.
- Formulating and submitting development plans, including capital investment plans.
- Undertaking the execution of development projects and schemes.
- Formulating and implementing urban land use policy.
- Developing environmental standards and preparing schemes for the environmental improvement of urban areas.
- Providing technical planning services.
- Preparation and implementation of regional Plans, Master plans, New township Plans and Town Improvement Schemes.
- Promoting research and development of new techniques in City planning, Urban Development and Housing Construction.
- To promote and secure better planning and development of the state.
In order to achieve its objectives, AHADB Amravati operational frame work and area of focus revolves around:
- Creating affordable housing using environment-friendly building materials and cost-effective building technologies.
- Creating self-contained and self-sustaining residential complexes in the shape of Urban Estate/Integrated Townships.
- Undertaking projects which focus on promoting urban development, developing commercial complexes, creating state-of-the art infrastructure.
- Optimum utilization of vacant government lands to generate additional resources for the State government for financing city redevelopment, regeneration and other infrastructural development.
- Create ethos of conversation to enhance overall development in the state.