Consultancy Assignment for Preparation of a Comprehensive Mobility Plan (CMP) for Vellore Local Planning Area

Main objectives of the study are:

•   To provide a long-term vision for desirable urban development

•   To identify a list of proposed urban land use and transport measures to be implemented within a time-span of 20 years or more

•   To ensure that the most appropriate, sustainable and cost-effective implementation program is undertaken in the urban transport sector

•   To identify feasible short-term, medium-term and long-term traffic management measures and transport infrastructure needs to facilitate safe and efficient movement of people for the present and the future

Vellore, Chennai
Date: August 2013 to January 2014
Duration: 6 months
Client: Tamil Nadu Infrastructure Financial Services Limited (TNUIFSL)

Project overview

The project area is about 351.21 sq km, consisting of Local Planning Area (LPA) of Vellore city. As the city has expanded, into adjacent towns and villages, the LPA comprising of Corporation Area and its possible urban environs with peripheral control belt till 2031 was considered for the Master Plan.

The scope of work is preparation of Comprehensive Mobility Plan for the LPA of Vellore.

In line with the objectives and scope of the study area, the identified tasks as per ToR are as follows:

  • Collect data and analyze urban transport environment
  • Prepare and evaluate urban/ transport strategy
  • Develop Urban Mobility Plans
  • Prepare Implementation Programme
  • Stakeholder Consultations