Kausani Master Plan 2011 has been created for Kausani. Kausani is located at 29.8541°N 79.5966°E in Bageshwar district of Uttarakhand, India at a distance of 40 km from Bageshwar city, the administrative Headquarter of Bageshwar District. Kausani is located 52 km north of Almora, a major hill station and the historical capital of Kumaon Kingdom. Kausani lies in the Kumaon division and is situated 123 km North-East of Nainital, the Headquarters of Kumaon. Nearby Towns include Garur (16 km) and Someshwar (10 km). It has an average elevation of 1,890 m (6,200 ft) above mean Sea Level. According to Census 2011 information the location code or village code of Kausani State village is 051443. Kausani State village is located in Garur Tehsil of Bageshwar district in Uttarakhand, India. It is situated 18 km away from sub-district headquarter Garur and 40 km away from district headquarter Bageshwar. As per 2009 stats, Kausani is the Gram Panchayat of Kausani State village
Vision of Kausani Master Plan 2011
The objective of the Kausani Master Plan 2011 is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the vision of Kausani Master Plan 2011 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 Kausani Master Plan 2011 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.
Kausani Master Plan 2011 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 Kausani Master Plan 2011
- Socially beneficially
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable
- Politically acceptable