Long Phuoc Islet�s 1/5000 zoning
The HCM City People�s Committee
has approved the 1/5000-scale zoning plan of the Long Phuoc Islet in District 9.
Accordingly, by 2020, the
2,444-ha islet will have 50,000 people, some 32,000 students and receive some 1
million travelers a year.
The islet will have two
concentrated residential areas, a 71-ha area in the west with 10,142 people
and the 244-ha one in the east with 34,858 people.
The western part of Long Binh �
Long Phuoc Street will house training, dormitory and sports facilities.
An eco-tourism and entertainment
park will be located on the southern part of the HCM City � Long Thanh � Dau Giay
Highway and the northern part of the islet.
will be a specific area for developing farm models.
City, September 7, 2007)