Urban Housing Development : 2006
This conceptual study represents the implementation of the residential component of plans for the restoration and rejuvenation of three (3) residential zones of East Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago, by The Housing Development Corporation of Trinidad & Tobago (H.D.C)
It addresses the following:
a) The demolition of existing housing and the construction of new residential units on approximately 20 hectares of land.
b) The provision of new units in the form of multi-storey apartments and townhouses including a mixture of one , two bedroom and three bedroom units.
c) The use of maximum building densities given the limited available land for the amount of housing required.
d) New and improved infrastructure : roads, drainage, utilities.
e) The provision of required social amenities : playgrounds, parks, parking etc.
f) The introduction of economic activities including corner shops, business complexes for commercial and retail.