Nandigama Master Plan has been created for Nandigama with its population of 44,359 as of 2011 census. Nandigama is located 49 km West of Vijayawada and 46 km east of Kodada.
Nandigama is a town in Krishna district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is a nagar panchayat and also the headquarters of Nandigama mandal in Vijayawada revenue division. Nandigama Nagar Panchayat is the civic administrative body of the town which was constituted in the year 2011. It has an area of 25.90 km2 (10.00 sq mi). The municipal chairman of Nandigama Nagar Panchayat is Tummala Srinivas Babu and the vice-chairman is V.Ashok Kumar.
The Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation operates bus services from Nandigama bus station. The town has a total road length of 139.60 km (86.74 mi).
Vision of Nandigama Master Plan
The objective of the Nandigama Master Plan is to create enabling spatial and land use planning framework to achieve the Vision of Nandigama Master plan in order to promote, guide and rationalize. The future growth and development of the urban centers, it will be critical to define their growth framework. The future growth framework of the urban centers is defined by the Master Plan/Development Plans which are evolved for each settlement at individual level. Nandigama Master Plan has been considered as one of the most effective mechanism to promote planned growth of the urban centers. 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 with regard to current and future development related issues.
Nandigama Master Plan provides the framework for rationalizing the orderly movement of traffic and transportation within the city and defines the area for laying down net-work of various services. The plan is used for promoting integrated development of the urban centre by rationalizing its pattern of land use and their interrelationship. It also defines the strategies and solutions for overcoming the existing problems of the urban centers 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.
Development Goals of Nandigama Master Plan
- Socially beneficial
- Regionally connected
- Environmentally sustainable
- Financially Viable
- Institutionally Executable and;
- Politically acceptable