Green Area Development (Phase-I)

Urban green spaces such as parks, playground, gardens, and woodlands are critical to quality urban living. By having sufficient green spaces in urban areas, green spaces with plants are absorb gaseous pollutants and release oxygen into the atmosphere. The presence of green spaces can enhance the health and wellbeing of people living and working in cities. Open space should also be given due importance similar to other basic land use like residential, commercial, industrial, transportation etc.

To make cities more attractive and comfortable to live in, the Smart City Mission Jalandhar has given the importance to develop the public / community open area as a green space / park. In order to preserving and developing open space as parks, playground and recreation spaces for citizen of Jalandhar. Jalandhar Smart city Limited has successfully completed the work of green area development in phased manner under its smart city mission.

Location:

Urban Estate Park
Beant Singh Park
Tobri Mohalla Park
Industrial Area Park
Tanki Wala Park
B.R. Ambedkar Park

Project Time Period:

6 Months

Mode of Implementation:

E-Tender

Project Cost (Cr.):

Implementing Agency:

Present Status:

Work in Progress

Phase-I: The parks which have been developed/redeveloped in the first phase are as follows

Sr NoName of ParkProject Time PeriodMode of ImplementationImplementing AgencyPresent Status
1Urban Estate Park6-MonthsE-TenderM/s Sheel BiotechWork in Progress
2Beant Singh Park6-MonthsE-TenderM/s Sheel BiotechWork Completed
3Tobri Mohalla Park6-MonthsE-TenderM/s Sheel BiotechWork in Progress
4Industrial Area Park6-MonthsE-TenderM/s Tarvinderpal SinghWork Completed
5Tanki Wala Park6-MonthsE-TenderM/s Tarvinderpal SinghWork Completed
6B.R. Ambedkar Park  6-MonthsE-TenderM/s Bawa SportsWork Completed

Features and Components:

Sr NoName of ParkFeature and Components
1Urban Estate ParkPathway for Walking, Plantation and Flower bed, , Kids play equipment, gazebo, pergola, plantation
2Beant Singh ParkIrrigation System, Pathway for Walking, plantation, Children Play equipment and Flower bed etc.
3Tobri Mohalla ParkPathway for Walking, Plantation and Flower bed, sports field , sprinkler system, Open GYM, Kids play equipment,.
4Industrial Area Park,Pathway for Walking, Plantation and Flower bed, sports field (Badminton, Basket Ball court), sprinkler system, Open GYM, Kids play equipment, gazebo, pergola, plantation, PA System, LED lights
5Tanki Wala ParkPathway for Walking, Greenery and Flower bed, sports field , sprinkler system, Open GYM, Kids play equipment,.
6B.R. Ambedkar park  Open GYM, Kids play equipment, Pathway for Walking, sports field etc

Benefits to the citizens:

  • Helps in cleaning the air.
  • Parks and protected public lands are proven to improve water quality, protect groundwater, prevent flooding, improve the quality of the air we breathe, provide vegetative buffers to development, produce habitat for wildlife, and provide a place for children and families to connect with nature and recreate outdoors together.
  • These works will promote community wellness.
  • Provision of open gym and play areas encouraging activity in kids and elders.
  • Providing safe social Gathering Places, attract birds and promoting biodiversity.