Over the past time, Long Bien has increased effort to implement legal policies and laws on urban construction planning and management of urban construction planning. From 2011 to 2016, the district approved N10 urban zoning planning and 96 detailed and general planning schemes.
According to leaders of Long Bien district, there are still shortcomings in managing construction works, such as difficulties in managing approved planning schemes based on N10 urban zoning planning. Furthermore, several new urban and residential areas are put into used but not handed over to local governments yet; that leads to difficulties in technical infrastructure and administration management.
In order to perform planning and construction management according to the planning, the Long Bien District People’s Committee asks Municipal People’s Committee to approve Planning on flooding prevention according to Decision 257/2016/QD-TTg of the Prime Minister soon, so that the district can manage planning and issue construction license for households on the banks of Red River and Duong River according to regulations.
The capital city also asked the Government to allow those households to have two-storey building permit.
Speaking at the working session, Vice Head of the National Assembly deputies of Ha Noi Ngo Duy Hieu appreciated Long Bien’s effort to implement legal policies and laws on urban construction planning and management from 2011 to 2016. For the near future, he requested the district to further review and improve the planning in accordance with procedure, while guaranteeing vision, modernity and comprehensiveness.
In terms of post-planning management, the district shall increase inspection and handle violations. During the implementation of the planning and post-planning management, special attention should be paid to the people’s role and benefits; popularization and dialogues shall be enhanced, thus creating consensus among the people.
The same day, the National Assembly deputies of Ha Noi had working session with Thanh Tri district, focusing on implementation of policies and laws on urban construction planning and management in the period of 2011 to 2016.
According to general planning scheme of the Capital Region, Thanh Tri is considered a metropolitan area. According to the statistics, from 2011 to 2016, the district in coordination with Department of Planning and Architecture, Ha Noi Urban Planning Institute to make seven urban zoning projects, seven detailed projects of roads and central area of the district. In 2012, Thanh Tri approved planning on building new-style rural communes for 15 communes, thus creating premise for technical, social infrastructure development and a new look for the district.
Planning management is enhanced; responsibility of each official is specified. From 2011 to 2016, Thanh Tri examined around 5,000 construction works, detected 1,331 violations, and implemented coercion for 818 works; investors fixed 410 works.
Speaking at the working session, the district requested ministries and sectors to urge relevant units, speed up progress and complete important frame infrastructure projects soon for further socio-economic development and traffic safety; factories causing pollution shall be moved out of central area according to approved capital general planning.
For his part, Vice Head of the National Assembly deputies of Ha Noi Ngo Duy Hieu recognized effort of Thanh Tri , and asked it to amend and finalize the planning soon, promote popularization and inspection, and severely handle violations.