The study is aimed at assessment of spatial development and system analysis of the current socio-economic situation of the city district «Argun City». The analysis will contribute to the development of spatial development scenarios taking into account infrastructure, economic, demographic and historical-cultural factors. Detailed analysis is a way to identify the problems of the territory, as well as the points of growth that will affect the master plan.
Argun is a city of republican subordination, a satellite of the city of Grozny, the capital of the Chechen Republic. In 2009, Argun was granted the status of an urban district. In 2019, the territory of the urban district includes the rural settlements of Chechen-Aulskoye, Primikaniye and Berdykelskoye. With a population of 63,507, the settlements of the urban district are home to a large number of teips belonging to various Chechen societies. The district has an advantageous position in relation to the key transport arteries of the Caucasus, and the territory has historically been home to industrial centers of the food and construction industries.
The research "Comprehensive Assessment of the Development Potential of the Argun City Urban District" envisages several stages. Each stage is based on the peculiarities and characteristics of the territory, and also takes into account the materials obtained during the study visit to Argun.
Stages of the research
Stage 1: Comprehensive assessment of development potential
Analysis of the current state, identification of prerequisites for the development of the urban district:
Analysis of strategic priorities and main directions of socio-economic and urban development of the city.
Analyzing the socio-economic development of an urban district:
Spatial analysis of the city development:
Determination of the territory development potential.
Stage 2: Elaboration of the vision of perspective development of the urban district, including:
Stage 3: Elaboration of a preliminary scenario of integrated development
The final stage is aimed at the formation of the key idea, development of a preliminary scenario of integrated development of the urban district and the definition of the objectives of the master plan.
The systemic approach helps to determine the conditions for the realization of the preliminary scenario of integrated development of the urban district "City of Argun" until 2035, as a potential satellite city of Grozny.
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