Urban Renewal Strategy for a Commercial Area: Case Study-Agrabad Commercial Area, Chittagong

  • Archisman Das Graduate, Department of Architecture, Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology
  • Urmee Chawdhury Assistant Professor, Department of Architecture, Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology
Keywords: Urban renewal, Development, Strategy, CBD


Rapid urbanization is a currently a challenging problem for any developing country. To keep pace with the current population growth and ongoing economic development the cities are need to be expanded. But for a developing country, the territorial expansion of any city would be difficult for reducing the load, because of its economic and structural limitations. So for utilizing its limited resources fully, urban renewable strategy is preferable for every developing country. Renewable strategies increase the efficiency of the whole area & bolster economic force. Agrabad Commercial Area, CBD is the main business area in CHITTAGONG. In this study Commercial Business District (CBD) of Chittagong is taken as a case study and paper focuses on finding some suitable strategic proposals for it.


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How to Cite
Archisman Das, & Urmee Chawdhury. (2016). Urban Renewal Strategy for a Commercial Area: Case Study-Agrabad Commercial Area, Chittagong. Journal on Today’s Ideas - Tomorrow’s Technologies, 4(1), 33-47. https://doi.org/10.15415/jotitt.2016.41003