SEDA – Urban Design Studio – Stage-2 – City Study…

SEDA – Urban Design Studio – Stage-2 – City Study…


Stage-2 (1 week)

(Understanding the city-Vadodara)

The intention of this exercise was to briefly study various aspects of Vadodara city. The study was divided under following heads

  • History & various stages of growth (stage-wise growth of city, morphology, key urban open spaces)
  • Topography & Climate (Contour map with ridges & valleys, location of rivers and lakes, climatic analysis, flora & fauna)
  • Trade and commerce (mapping of industries, retail & wholesale markets, malls, in the map of city)
  • Key Institutions (mapping political, administrative, educational, and cultural institutions in the map of city)
  • People(demographics, distribution of population, festivals, etc)
  • Projected growth (land-use map of the city, key urban projects, etc)
  • Services & Transportation (road network, transportation network, and key urban infra-structure)

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