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The Technical Committee Reviews 131 Technical and planning Projects
The Technical Committee Reviews 131 Technical and planning Projects
Published Date : 17/04/2019 Visitors Count : 192

Dr. Mohammed bin Ali Al Mutawa, Director General of Urban Planning and Survey of the Ministry of Housing headed the 8th meeting of the technical committee in charge of the interim urban planning mechanism on Tuesday 16/4/2019. The meeting reviewed 131 topics in Muscat and South Al Batinah Governorates projects.

The meeting reviewed 81 topics in Muscat Governorate including 47 investment projects and 34 housing projects and integrated housing projects. As for South Al Batinah Governorate, 50 topics were reviewed including 48 housing projects and integrated housing projects as well as a schematic pocket and an investment project. The meeting also included several visual presentations for a number of projects.

The Committee is concerned with the implementation of the interim mechanism related to planning mechanism when adopting urban plans or schematic pockets, according to the regulations and planning standards approved. It shall also propose what it deems appropriate adjustments to the interim mechanism as to respond to variables and national trends.