Roads in Lucknow to be revamped with underground cables, greenery, LED street lights & more
As many as 14 roads in Lucknow will be repaired and turned into smart roads. Budgeted at ₹99 crore, the roads will be reformed under the CM Grid Plan.
The plan includes removal of overhead electric wires, implementation of underground cabling with the help of ducts, covering of drains and sewage lines and introduction of footpaths on both sides of the roads with street furniture for people to rest.
Changing the face of the city via these roads in Lucknow
The reforms will also include development of greenery along the sides and in empty spaces, installment of LED street lights on both sides of roads and replacement of large transformers with smart and compact ones. Herein, drainage system is also expected to improve in order to avoid waterlogging.
Moreover, an alternative route via Park Road will also be prepared to streamline the chief minister's visits to the Lok Bhavan Office.
The process will soon begin at the following roads:
-From Kali Das Marg to Hazratganj Intersection - 925 meters
-From Vivekanand Puri Gol Market to Alkapuri Tiraha - 3621 meters
-From Mahakavi Jayshankar Prasad Ward's Tadikhana Road to Bati Chokha - 2500 meters
-From Purnia Aliganj Road to Kursi Road Petrol Pump - 1700 meters
-From Gomti Nagar Minister's Residence to Ayodhya Road - 1680 meters
-From Vibhuti Khand to Commercial Pocket Main Road from PNB Headquarters - 550 meters
-From University Road to Hanuman Setu Bridge via ARL Chauraha - 1300 meters
-From Gomti Nagar Ayodhya Main Road to Brahmpuri Gate - 600 meters
-From Behind Parshwanath Apartments in Vibhuti Khand to Apna Bazar Road - 350 meters
-From Kanpur Road to Rajkiya Sainik Inter College via Society C-16 - 1600 meters
-From Rajnikhand Power House to Sainik Dhaba Raebareli Main Road - 1500 meters
-From Vrindavan Dental Hospital's side to Celebration Garden and Sector 2 Shaheed Path to Sector 3 Power House Main Road - 1270 meters
-From Khadik 2 to IGNOU Modh to Glen House School - 1890 meters
-From Sultanpur Main Road to Saidata Road - 1100 meters