Hiriyur Master Plan 2021 has been created for Hiriyur. Hiriyur is located at 13.95°N 76.62°E. It has an average elevation of 630 metres (2066 feet). The months of March and April are the hottest months of the year. Hiriyur is renowned for having the oldest dam in Karnataka, built on the Vedavati River, and named Mari Kanive. Hiriyur is situated along National Highway 4. According to 2011 Census of India, Hiriyur had a population of 56416. Males constitute 49.85% of the population and females 50.15%. Hiriyur has an average literacy rate of 83.63%, higher than the national average of 74.04%: male literacy is 88.48%, and female literacy is 78.85%. In Hiriyur, 10.44% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Vision of Hiriyur Master Plan 2021
The objective of the Hiriyur Master Plan 2021 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the vision of Hiriyur Master Plan 2021 in order to promote, guide and rationalize. The future growth and development of the urban centres, it will be critical to define their growth framework. The future growth framework of the urban centres is defined by the Master Plan/Development Plans which are evolved for each settlement at individual level Hiriyur Master Plan 2021 has been considered as one of the most effective mechanism to promote planned growth of the urban centres. It lays down the road map, agenda and framework within which the city growth is envisioned. It provides a tool for the authorities to take decision will regard to current and future development related issues.
Hiriyur Master Plan 2021 provides the framework for rationalizing the orderly movement of traffic and transportation within the city and defines the area for laying down network of various services. The plan is used for promoting integrated development of the urban centre by rationalizing its pattern of land use and their relationship. It also defines the strategies and solutions for overcoming the existing problems of the urban centres and to overcome its infrastructural and service related inadequacies. In addition, it provides options for accommodating the future addition to population which is likely to come to the urban centre due to natural growth and migration. Master Plan acts as a tool for determining the infrastructure cost which would be required to make the city sustainable. The plans offer futuristic solutions by laying down agenda for its growth and development.
Objective of Hiriyur Master Plan 2021
- Socially beneficially
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable
- Politically acceptable