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Department Of Urban And Rural Planning And Design

This department is in charge of the following administrative and general service duties:-

  • plan and set measurable targets for subordinate staff relating to Urban and Rural Planning and Design activities in the State.
  • Supervise and monitor the Preparation of Regional Development Plan for the state and Master Plan for urban centers.
  • Coordinate the preparation of layout plans for communities.
  • Coordinate the formulation and domestication of National Urban and Regional Planning Law in the state.
  • Propose and coordinate the review of the State’s Physical Planning Regulations in line with prevailing realities.
  • Evaluate performance of subordinate officers against set targets.
  • Align plans and set targets with the State Government policies on physical planning and the State extant Town Planning Laws and Regulations.
  • Report of achievements based on plans and set targets to the Permanent Secretary and Honourable Commissioner.
  • Coordinate advocacy and enlightenment and engagement meetings of stakeholders.