About Mathura Vrindavan Development Authority (MVDA Mathura Vrindavan)
Mathura-Vrindavan Development Authority (MVDA Mathura Vrindavan), Mathura was constituted in the year 1976, the plan for the planned development of the cities of Mathura-Vrindavan was sanctioned and the area appropriated by the Town and Rural Planning Department Mathura-Vrindavan Maha Yojana is mandated in Government No. 2484 / 37-3-43 / A / 73 was approved by the date 09.08.76 and the Mathura-Vrindavan Development Authority was established on 25.03.77 as per the same.
At the time of establishment, 67 grams of Mathura-Vrindavan municipal area were included in the Authority, in which the Authority was making plans and advancing towards development.
Objectives of Mathura Vrindavan Development Authority (MVDA Mathura Vrindavan)
- 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, MVDA Mathura Vrindavan 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.