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District 22 have an incredible access ability in Tehran. The most important access ways are Tehran-Karaj and Tehran-Shomal freeways. The under construction Tehran-Shomal freeway is consider as one of a main artery for terrific between north and south of the country.
The region’s population now is 138970 persons.
In 1370, Development Plan of District 22 was fully recognized by notification of Comprehensive Plan of Tehran and according to policies of Supervisory Council of Tehran City extension and generality of Comprehensive Plan (maintain and rehabilitate) District 22 should cover all services’ shortage in western domain scale.
One of the presented theoretical proposals about future urban is a charter known as Charter 2000 (Urban design statement for the next century) which approved by a number of scholars. While this charter review what happened in city and urban during twenty century, it also anticipate the future.
This charter proposes seven principles for improving of situation and transformation (Urban renewal) in current cities:
First principle: Urban areas must play positive and constructive role in the life of people
Second principle: Urbanization must harmonized and coordinated with natural systems
Third principle: Each city must have its clear identity and personality
Fourth principle: The new city form must meet the needs and transform behaviors of economy
Fifth principle: Transportation vehicles must be diverse and inclusive
Sixth principle: Construction and reconstruction process can have different forms and include several beneficiary groups
Seventh principle: Finding new usage for buildings is equally important as creating new areas
What is today could be seen in the physical changes of Tehran city indicate far distance from these principles. The growing population, Geographical extension, ethnic diversity, Inharmonious and inconsistent growth and … has created broad reflection in physical changes of Tehran city.
Now that the biggest and the greatest urban development and environmental known as District 22 with the aim with the goal of eliminating lack of services area in western domain of Tehran and replacing some population who live in the worn-out tissue of Tehran central division and also accommodating part of the Tehran overflow crowd is in the process, hopefully by following those principles and with help of God and great effort of internal experts and authorities support and effort District 22’s staff, we would achieve perfect result.