In line with the fourth pillar of the T.H.E.M.E.S. Development Agenda to make Lagos a 21st Century Economy, the Lagos State Urban Renewal Agency (LASURA) has commenced preparation of the regeneration plans for Shomolu-Bariga and Ifelodun-Ijora-Badia Communities as a precursor to immediate intervention.
According to a statement signed by the General Manager of the Agency, Ms. Ajibike Shomade, the regeneration plans will improve the living standards and facilitate a business-attractive environment of the subject areas by stemming the cycles of decay, provide the basis for Sustainable Urban Renewal Activities and Upgrade, as proposed in the subsisting Mainland Central Model City Plan.
“LASURA is inviting interested Consultants in the built environment that are registered with the Town Planners’ Registration Council of Nigeria (TOPREC) and Association of Town Planning Consultants (ATOPCON) to bid for the project”, she revealed.
Shomade disclosed that successful consultants would be required to complete the Regeneration Plans Project for each of the study areas within six months.